Lyon King of Arms
The Lord Lyon King of Arms is the Scottish offical that oversees heraldry in Scotland. He is the equivilant of the Garter King of Arms in England and carries the ability to grant arms under his own power as oppsed to the English Kings of Arms who require a warrant from the Earl Marshal
Facts about the Lord Lyon King of Arms
- Is the judge of the Court of the Lord Lyon, which is the oldest Heraldic court that is still ongoing
- Is one of the few individuals permitted to fly Scotlands Royal Standard of the "Lion Rampant"
- Court of the Lord Lyon King of Arms Offical Site of the Lord Lyon King of Arms