Pile (Charge)

  • Heraldry
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By Crusader1307

In Heraldry terms, a Pile is a type of Charge. It is normally shown as an inverted wedge. The point of The Pile does not touch The Base (or bottom of The Shield). Piles can be in color or plain. They can also be positioned on either the Left or Right of The Shield (Sinister and Dexter).