Diocese of Quimper

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DIOCESE OF QUIMPER (Dioecesis Corisopitensis (-Leonensis))

Country : France
Denomination : Roman Catholic

Established : 5th Century

Arms (crest) of Diocese of Quimper

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

Armoria Sedium gives the Arms as : "Gules, a monk's head cowled, couped at the shoulders, all argent below in chief at dexter a sun argent and at sinister a crescent argent".

Arms of Bishops


Literature : Michael Francis McCarthy : Armoria Sedium.