THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Features of development of heraldic system in Russia (on the example of the 16-19 centuries

2016. №2, pp. 14-19

Zakutnov Oleg I. - D.Sc. (History), Associate Professor, Astrakhan State University, 20a Tatishcheva Str., Astrakhan, 414056, Russian Federation,

In article to be set the task, to consider features of development of heraldic system in Russia in the context of the 16-19 centuries. To present creation of the coats of arms of the Russian cities and provinces which are carried out by the Russian and foreign experts. To show emergence and development in the big cities of Russia the gerbotvorchestvo getting into various provinces and provincial counties. In article the role of the Russian monarchs is reflected in formation of the Russian heraldry.

Key words: геральдика, государственная геральдика, территориальная геральдика, герб, областной герб, городской герб, символ, эмблема, heraldry, state heraldry, territorial heraldry, coat of arms, regional coat of arms, city coat of arms, symbol, emblem