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Italian heraldic dictionary


Image of the heraldic term: Trinciato
shield divided into two equal parts by a straight line joining the upper right corner to the lower left corner; this line can be zigzag ("cuneato"), merlons ("crenellated"), wavy ("wavy"), stepped ("stairway"). It can also be said to a patch or other figure, instead of a shield.
Images taken from the valuable work "Raccolta Ceramelli Papiani"