Main Gate of Buckingham Palace in London, England. The three lions are England, the lion rampant is Scotland and the harp is Ireland. And once again, the UK leaves out Wales. Could've easily put in a dragon instead of the second triple lions, but nooo.
Heritage Of Scotland "In the days when flags and banners were important to identify opposing elements in battle, King William I "the Lion" who lived from 1143 to 1214, adopted a heraldic device showing a rampant lion, the king of beasts, rearing up with three paws stretched out. This became the royal coat of arms in Scotland. The lion was also incorporated into the Great Seal of Scotland which was place... HeritageofScotland.com and on facebook.
A Fine and Rare Large Bohemian Pavise, circa 1400. Height: 85 1/2 in; Width: 30 1/2 in. Pavises are fitted at their lower ends with a pair of projecting iron spikes that could be driven into the ground so as to better resist the onslaught of the enemy. A particular tactic of the Bohemians was to form a solid wall of pavises.