Malaspina family

Parti per fess Or and Gules, a blackthorn (Prunus spinosa) erect branched Sable.Gules a lion rampant crowned Or, displaying a blackthorn (Prunus spinosa) branched Sable.

In 1266, four sub-branches were formed from the descendants of Conrad Malaspina (The Old) remembered by Dante Alighieri in the Divine Comedy.

This branch of the family generated several other sub-branches, including: