Diocese of Annecy

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DIOCESE OF ANNECY (Dioecesis Anneciensis)

Denomination : Roman Catholic

Established : 1822

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

Armoria Sedium gives the Arms as : "Or, an eagle dispalyed sable, membered gules diamiated to gules, a key in pale, ward deflected in chief argent".

Arms of Bishops


Literature : Michael Francis McCarthy : Armoria Sedium; Catholic Hierarchy Website http://www.catholic-hierarchy.org/ ; J. Siebmacher’s Grosses Wappenbuch Bd 8, Die Wappen der Bistümer und Klöster.