By Cindy Edelstein
Jessica Cushman’s sterling silver shield and crest bracelet is inspired by antique medallions ($325)
In honor of Princess Charlotte of Cambridge’s christening and, perhaps, with a nod to the popularity of shows such as Game of Thrones, heraldic imagery is being seen around every corner these days.

Shields, swags, medals and crests are wonderful ways to spruce up a contemporary look--they add a regal note to every bracelet stack and layered necklace look.

Here are 13 versions that buyers can add to their armor pile.

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