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The Court of the Lord Lyon (the Lyon Court) is a standing court of law which regulates heraldry in Scotland.
William David Hamilton Sellar, MVO, MA, LLB, FRHistS, FSA (Scot) (born 27 February 1941) served as Lord Lyon King of Arms from 2008 to 2014.
A heraldic badge, emblem, impresa, device, or personal device worn as a badge indicates allegiance to, or the property of, an individual or family.
The Heraldry Society of Scotland was founded in 1977 with the aim of improving the study of heraldry.
The Isle of Bute (Eilean Bhòid or An t-Eilean Bhòdach), properly simply Bute, is an island in the Firth of Clyde in Scotland.
The monarch of Scotland was the head of state of the Kingdom of Scotland.
The Right Honourable the Lord Lyon King of Arms, the head of Lyon Court, is the most junior of the Great Officers of State in Scotland and is the Scottish official with responsibility for regulating heraldry in that country, issuing new grants of arms, and serving as the judge of the Court of the Lord Lyon, the oldest heraldic court in the world that is still in daily operation.
An officer of arms is a person appointed by a sovereign or state with authority to perform one or more of the following functions.
A pursuivant or, more correctly, pursuivant of arms, is a junior officer of arms.
Scotland (Alba) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain.