Shield representing the historic East Anglia Coat of Arms.
Rare Heraldic Shield made of cast Iron representing the historic East Anglia Coat of Arms. It once graced the Wellington Pier in Great Yarmouth. Dating from the 1930/40s It remains in excellent condition, A rare and historic object.
N.b. A shield of three golden crowns, placed two above one, on a blue background has been used as a symbol of East Anglia for centuries. The coat of arms was ascribed by medieval heralds to the Anglo-Saxon Kingdom of East Anglia and the Wuffingas dynasty which ruled it.