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by James W. Forrester
Mon May 28, 2007 12:55 am
Forum: The Use & Application of Heraldry
Topic: A question of etiquettes
Replies: 15
Views: 25356

Crest Badge vs Tartan

Clan Forrester is currently without a recognized Chief, as the heir is the Earl of Veralum, who chooses to remain with the higher title (of course). Absent a Chief, there is no one from whom to obtain "permission" to use your crest badge. If you are going to American games, I would advise to just go...
by James W. Forrester
Tue Apr 24, 2007 2:13 pm
Forum: Other Heraldry
Topic: Arms Query.
Replies: 2
Views: 12620

Those are probably Forrester arms (not likely "Foster", which is a spelling variant). Scottish in origin, the 3 hunting horns signify an heriditary forester. The Forrester name (a recognized Lowland Clan) came from the fact that they were keepers of the royal forests. The Chief's arms (Forrester of ...