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History of Heraldry and Architecture - a guest post

Heraldry and Architecture are irretrievably linked throughout history. The earliest examples of fortifications the Romans built as the Legions travelled from one region of the world to another, at the end of the day had pennants, and symbols of each cohort and guidons for the cavalry units attached. The Romans were never afraid to display who they were and their daily building of a fortification at the end of their march was a proud display of their marital prowess.
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