Sir Paul McCartney Receives Coat of Arms
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-01-07 17:11
On December 31, 2002, former Beatle Paul McCartney was granted a coat of arms
for his 59th birthday.
Musician Paul McCartney received a very special birthday present this year, a
coat of arms to go with his knighthood. Sir Paul McCartney, Kt., M.B.E.
received the following arms on December 31, 2002:
"Arms: Or between two Flaunches fracted fesswise two Roundels Sable over all
six Guitar Strings palewise throughout counterchanged.
Crest: On a Wreath of the Colours A Liver Bird calling Sable supporting with
the dexter claws a Guitar Or stringed Sable.
Motto: ECCE COR MEUM (Behold my heart)"
A picture of the guitar-like heraldry is available at the website.