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Join London Medieval Society for a one-day colloquium exploring heraldry in the medieval period. 21 November 2020 via Zoom.

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21 November 2020


The London Medieval Society is proud to announce our first online colloquium, where we will be discussing all things heraldic. The programme of the day is as follows:

10.15 Alfred Hiatt – Welcome and Introduction

10.30 Alan V. Murray (University of Leeds) – The Origins of Heraldry: Where, When, and Above All, Why?

11.30 Break

11.45 James Lloyd (College of Arms) – The Mercian Saltire

12.30 Sheri Chriqui (Royal Holloway) – Lionized Fields in Medieval Heraldry

1.15 Lunch Break (provided by your fridge)

2.00 Marcus Meer (German Historical Institute): A Herald's Worst Nightmare: Merchants' Marks, Heraldry, and Urban Identity in Sixteenth-Century Germany

2.45 Round Table (all speakers)

3.30 End of Event

Tickets are free of charge.

We very much look forward to seeing you as we trial this online format. Please do spread the word.

A link to the Zoom meeting will be sent via email.

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