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Italian heraldic dictionary


Image of the heraldic term: Bordura
honorable patch consisting of a border on all sides of the shield, occupying the sixth part of the surface. It can also be "spiked" if the contour line has small points, or "toothed" if it is zigzagged.
Images taken from the valuable work "Raccolta Ceramelli Papiani"