Descriptor in English: Emblems and Insignia
Descriptor in Spanish: Emblemas e Insignias
Descriptor in Portuguese: Emblemas e Insígnias
Descriptor in French: Emblèmes et insignes
Entry term(s): Banners and Flags
Flags and Banners
Insignia and Emblems
Tree number(s): K01.400.255
Scope note: Figures or symbols identifying or representing organizations or societies.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
HI history
History Note: 78; CADUCEUS was see under HISTORY OF MEDICINE 1975-77, was Prov 1966-74; INSIGNIA AND DECORATIONS was heading 1963-65
See also the descriptors: Genealogy and Heraldry MeSH
DeCS UI: 29382
Descriptor UI: D004616
Date Established: 1978/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/05/12
Revision Date: 2019/05/07
Emblems and Insignia - Preferred
Concept UI M0007246
Scope note Figures or symbols identifying or representing organizations or societies.
Preferred term Emblems and Insignia
Entry term(s) Insignia and Emblems
Insigne - Narrower
Concept UI M0007247
Preferred term Insigne
Entry term(s) Insignia
Caduceus - Narrower
Concept UI M0007244
Preferred term Caduceus
Emblems - Narrower
Concept UI M0007245
Preferred term Emblems
Entry term(s) Emblem
Flags - Narrower
Concept UI M000646201
Preferred term Flags
Flags and Banners - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000647900
Preferred term Flags and Banners
Entry term(s) Banners and Flags

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