Family Crests 家紋

 

Family crests worth knowing




木瓜 (もっこう)織田信長 五七の桐 豊臣秀吉 三葉葵 (みつばあおい)  徳川家康 笹龍胆(ささりんど) 村上源氏
Mokkō (five petals)- Oda Nobunaga Go shchi no kiri (five and seven flower paulownia) - Toyotomi Hideyoshi Mitsuba aoi (three hollyhock leaves)- Tokugawa Ieyasu Sasarindo (bambooleaves and gentian flowers) - Murakami Genji






三つ鱗 北条時宗 揚羽蝶  平氏 下がり藤 藤原氏 二引(ふたつびき)足利幕府
Mitsu uroko (snake’s three scales) - Hōjyō Tokimune Age ha no chō (Butterfly) - Taira clan Sagari fuji (hanging wysteria) - Fujiwara clan Futatsu biki (two dragons)- Ashikaga Shogunate

 

 

Ueda Family crests

  


釘抜紋 Kuginuki mon 三階菱 Sandaibishi mon 陰上田桐 Kage Ueda Kiri mon 丸に三つ引 Maru ni mitsu biki mon
Nail pull Taken from the character 王, and associated with the the diamond shapes in a pinecone.   Asano family kaemon (also Furuta Oribe kamon)