Martello tower, photo by Erik Simpson

Heraldry in Ulysses

Marks of Cadency

Used to identify the sons of a coat of arms' original owner.

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English marks of cadency

In order, left to right:
  1. Label (1st son)
  2. Crescent (2nd son)—Textual Occurrences
  3. Mullet (3rd son)
  4. Martlet (4th son)
  5. Annulet (5th son)
  6. Fleur-de-lis (6th son)
  7. Rose (7th son)—Textual Occurrences
  8. Cross Moline (8th son)
  9. Quatrefoil (9th son)