Powers & Houses: Colours & Livery

The Old Abyss Empire

Precursor of all the current Powers.

Colours – red and black; heraldry – red winged serpent eating its own tail on a field sable

 

Current Great Powers (in order of establishment)

Thelbane (Royal House of Barriman): colours – red and gold; heraldry – dragon or on a field gules

Amber (House of Dworkin Barriman): colours – green and white; heraldry – unicorn, white rampant on a field vert

Asgard (House of Odin): colours – black and silver; heraldry – falknut (interlocking triangles) argent on a field sable

Brandenberg (Royal House of Brand): colours – black and green; heraldry – comet sable on a field vert

Parys (Royal House of Corwin): colours – silver, blue and black; heraldry – under Corwin this was rose argent on a field sable, which Christophe has added the fleur de lis and quartered the flag

 

Major Houses of Chaos

Channicut: colours – yellow and blue: yellow dragon on a field azure

Helgram: colours – red and yellow/gold; heraldry – red lion rampant on a yellow/gold field

Hendrake: colours – red and white; heraldry – red drake on a white field

Jesby: colours – black and purple; heraldry – sable serpent/serpent dragon on a field purpure

Rexford: colours – yellow and green; heraldry – yellow lion on a field vert

Sawall: colours – black and silver; heraldry – dragon argent on a sable field

 

In Transition

Karm: colours – black and grey; heraldry – grey winged lizard on a field sable

 

Minor Houses of Chaos

Amblerash: colours – blue and green; heraldry – blue dragon on a field vert

Celestine: colours – sea green and black; heraldry – sea green sea dragon on a field sable

Delacroix: colours – green and red; heraldry – green Maltese cross on a field gules

Geib: colours – yellow and blue; however, for some reason lost in the mists of time, it has two different heraldic symbols – some members of the House use a yellow unicorn on blue, while others substitute a bee for the unicorn

 

 

Significant Chaosian Individuals

Swayville (Royal House of Barriman): colours – gold and red; heraldry – gold dragon on a field gules

Suhuy (House of Suhuy Barriman): colours – red and white; heraldry – red lion on a white field

Dworkin (House of Dwokin Barriman): colours – green and white; heraldry – unicorn, white rampant on a field vert

Mandor (formerly of House Sawall): colours – silver and black; heraldry – either the Medici balls in silver on a black field, or a black bee on a field argent

 

Other National Heraldry

Antilla (House of Matthew): colours – gold and red; heraldry – gold tiger on a field gules

Dealunde (House of Finndo): colours – grey, gold and green; heraldry – grey wolf on a quartered gold and green field

Dealunde Shield alone

Dealunde Shield