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Tyrion Lannister

A golden hand in a circle of golden lions on crimson

General Information

The youngest son of Lord Tywin Lannister, Tyrion (called the Imp for his deformed, dwarfish body) was made the Hand of King Joffrey at his father’s command, and the arms are those that he bore on his shield while holding that position.

Information about Tyrion Lannister that reveals spoilers from the books.