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Heraldic play – not getting stuck in the generic!

As an artist and heraldist I think it’s possible to honor the ancient symbolism of heraldry while having fun with it! Yes, heraldry was (and still is) a language of power. Coats of arms are, what I like to call, “performative” images – they DO something to the person looking at them. Even though one … Continue reading Heraldic play – not getting stuck in the generic!

Designing Regalia for one’s micronation

So I have been playing around to design some regalia for my micronation, the Most Serene Principality of Lorenzburg. So far two scepters and one orb, based on the three heraldic beasts of the Princely House von Fräähsen zu Lorenzburg, have been designed. The two scepters make use of the heraldic beasts Unicorn and Panther, … Continue reading Designing Regalia for one’s micronation

New Lorenzburg, a micronational colony in central Gothenburg!

So the Micronation of Lorenzburg is preparing to expand by setting up a colony in central Gothenburg, the second largest city in Sweden. By summer 2018 the Gothenburg city section of Lorensberg will be incorporated in the Lorenzburgian sovereignty under the name New Lorenzburg. The micronation will be an Ar(t)istocracy and Constitutional Monarchy. The newly composed … Continue reading New Lorenzburg, a micronational colony in central Gothenburg!

The Sacrivexillum (Sacred Standard) of my family since the 17th century!

Regarding the Sacrivexillum (sacred standard), one of the primary symbols of the Princely House of Lorenzburg:   First adopted by H.S.H. Prince Haraldus II of Lorenzburg (1590 – 1662), The Sacrivexillum has since been the personal standard of the reigning Prince of Lorenzburg. It is a white standard trimmed in gold and it depicts a … Continue reading The Sacrivexillum (Sacred Standard) of my family since the 17th century!

For Sale: the whole set! Micronational dynastic house name, dynastic arms, national arms, royal seal and royal standard.

Royal/ Ducal/ Princely House: Fuchsflügel – Ritterstern The whole set $500 Dynastic House Name Dynastic Arms, National Arms (customizable), Royal seal Royal flag. All will be provided in high resolution images as well as with transparent background in order to be able to put them on letter papers, business cards etc. The arms of the Royal/ … Continue reading For Sale: the whole set! Micronational dynastic house name, dynastic arms, national arms, royal seal and royal standard.