XVII Heraldry Symposium
April 27, 2023
On April 27, 2023, the "Paul Gore" Genealogy, Heraldry and Archival Society, the National Heraldry Commission under the President of the Republic of Moldova and the National Museum of History of Moldova organized the XVII Heraldry Symposium.
It was dedicated to the 10th anniversary of the establishment of the Heraldry Cabinet within the Office of the President of the Republic of Moldova. The event was opened by M.c. Mariana Șlapac, president of the National Heraldic Commission, followed by the presentations of 10 communications and 2 exhibition presentations with the titles "Book of Ukrainian Heraldry" and "With coats of arms on the table - in the world and at home".
The communications were supported by specialists in the field of heraldry from the Republic of Moldova, Romania and Ukraine. These focused on heraldry, vexillology, faleristics, sigilography, uniformistics, other related and related sciences, focused on historical symbols and covered topics such as medieval Western European cloth plumbs, discovered in the Republic of Moldova (16th-17th centuries) , the representation of the coat of arms of Transylvania at the turn of the 16th and 17th centuries or the new municipal symbols from Ukraine, etc.
The complete communications of the participants of the XVII Heraldry Symposium will be published in the next issue of the "Heraldica Moldaviae" yearbook.