Coat of arms of Spain and Galicia - Ourense, Galicia, España
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna
N 42° 20.141 W 007° 51.777
29T E 593671 N 4687673
Quick Description: SPain, Galicia and Toisón order
Location: Galicia, Spain
Date Posted: 11/8/2020 10:15:08 AM
Waymark Code: WM13CJA
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
Views: 2

Long Description:
This coat of arms is oval, it carries in its barracks the arms of Castilla-León, Aragon, Sicily and other dynasties in its day connected with the Spanish Crown. Crown stamping royal, from its tip hangs the golden fleece, a symbol that ordinarily hangs from the necklace of the order of the Toisón de Oro (Golden Fleece), necklace that seems to be the one that surrounds the shield, although it is not closed.

Font: (visit link)
Bearer of Coat of Arms: Church / knight orders

Full name of the bearer: Orden de Toisón

Where is Coat of Arms installed (short description) ?:
In Saco y Arce House


Material / Design: Stone

Blazon (heraldic description):
It is on the Saco y Arce house. Juan Antonio Saco y Arce was born in 1835, in Alongos (Toen), a town near Ourense and died in 1881. Writer and linguist, he wrote the first modern Galician grammar. "This coat of arms is oval, it carries in its barracks the arms of Castilla-León, Aragon, Sicily and other dynasties in its day connected with the Spanish Crown. Crown stamping royal, from its tip hangs the golden fleece, a symbol that ordinarily hangs from the necklace of the order of the Toisón de Oro (Golden Fleece), necklace that seems to be the one that surrounds the shield, although it is not closed." Font: http://taboadasanz.es/images/file/labrasheraldicasdelaciudaddeourense.pdf


Address:
Rúa Cardenal Cisneros, 7


Web page about the bearer of Coat of Arms (if exists): [Web Link]

Web page about the structure where is Coat of Arms installed (if exists): Not listed

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