Although we expect to find fierce creatures and fearsome weapons depicted in a coat of arms this is not always the case – sometimes simple household objects are used A Complete Guide to Heraldry, A.C. Fox-Davies, Bonanza (re-print of 1909 Edition), New York, 1978, P281. The ENTRY is a typical example of this. Sometimes these objects were chosen for the familiarity they would have for the obsever, helping them identify the owner, and sometimes they were used because of some association with the owner, or a similarity to the family name. Boutell’s Heraldry, J.P. Brooke-Little, Warne, (revised Edition) London 1970, P 100 Conventionally, the cauldron is depicted with feet and a curving handle. A Glossary of Terms used in British Heraldry, J.H. Parker, Oxford, 1894, Entry:CauldronThe Flesh Pot is a variant that tends to somewhat taller and narrower.