An achievement - armorial achievement in heraldry is a full display of all the heraldic components to which the bearer of a coat of arms is entitled. CoA generally refers to the shield - escutcheon and it's ordinaries and charges, while the family crest only refers to the symbol on top of the helmet. A full heraldic achievement may also include crown, coronet, badge, mantle, torse, supporters, banner, motto-slogan, compartment and order.
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