The Naval Crown (Latin: corona navalis) was a gold crown surmounted with small replicas of the prows of ships. It was a Roman military award, given to the first man who boarded an enemy ship during a naval engagement.
A naval crown in the coat of arms of the Brazilian Navy
A naval crown in the coat of arms of the Chilean Navy
A naval crown in the coat of arms of the Portuguese Marine Corps
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- (Spanish) Naval Crown definition. Libro de Armoría.
- Heraldic crowns, www.scottish-wedding-dreams.com
- Fox-Davies, Arthur Charles (1909) A Complete Guide to Heraldry, Chapter XXIII: Crest, Coronets and Chapeaux.
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