Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Six pointed star in heraldry

Estoile is a Six Pointed Star with wavy lines
CC picture from Wikipedia entry  Estoile

Mullet is is a Six Pointed Star with srtaight lines
Also called rowel (spur) and it seems that its origin is not the celestial star but the small spur
Picture taken by me
Showing the Montefiore coat of arms
In Yemin Moshe neighborhood