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Artois
Arms: Azure semi de lys Or (France ancient ), a label of three points Gules, charged on each point with three castles Or.”

Historical arms of the Counts of Artois, the first of whom was Robert I of Artois,1216-1250, younger brother of Saint Louis King of France, Robert received this county and its arms from his father, Louis VIII as an appanage. The arms and county continued to descend through certain members of this family of French royal cousins. See Artois 2 for more information.

The artwork is a rendering by John Hamilton Gaylor.

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