Divided into a line of squares of alternating tinctures
divided in to squares of alternate tinctures in one single row; -- stated of every bearing; or, in the case of a bearing having curved lines, split into spots of alternate colors after the curve. If there are 2 rows its known as counter-compony.
split into a line of squares of alternating tinctures
Divided into squares of alternative tinctures in a single line; -- stated of any bearing; or, in the case of a bearing having curved outlines, split into patches of alternate colors after the bend. If there are two main rows its called counter-compony.