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Département : Gironde

Blason de Captieux

Official blazon

D'argentà l'écureuil contourné de gueules et poitrail d'argent, grimpant sur une branche de gueules posée en barre, surmonté d'une branche de pin de gueules à cinq touffes d'aiguilles et une pigne du même, posée en barre, (le tout au naturel) et en chef dextre de l’inscription de sable « CAPUT SYLVARUM » sur deux rangs.


I have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms. Any information is welcome !

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