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Tortoise in art and heraldy

Tortoise in art and heraldy. Monument to turtle in Anza Borrego Desert, California, USA

Monument to turtle in Anza Borrego Desert, California, USA. Tortoise in art and heraldy

Tortoise in art and heraldy
Being one of the oldest animals on planet (over 220 million years), turtles, tortoises deserve to be honored by human beings. They live both in water and on land. Turtles have a well-developed color vision. When searching for food, they primarily guided by its color, and only then by the smell and taste. Tortoises particularly strongly attracted to the red color. They are primarily interested in red fruits and vegetables. They also like green, but they prefer the light green shades of dark green. Amazing reptiles are inspiration for erecting monuments to them all over the world, they are placed on coats of arms, being the part of heraldry in some states. Their images are on coins and stamps.

Starry turtle on Azerbaijani stamp

Starry turtle on Azerbaijani stamp

Tortoise in art and heraldy

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