Diocese of Salisbury

From Heraldry of the World
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Logo-new.jpg
Heraldry of the World
Ceh.jpg
Ecclesiastical heraldry portal
  • Total pages in the Ecclesiastical section : 9,378

DIOCESE OF SALISBURY

Country : United Kingdom
Denomination : Anglican

Established : 1559 as successor of the Diocese of Salisbury (Catholic), see there.

Arms (crest) of Diocese of Salisbury

Official blazon

Azure, Our Lady crowned, holding in her dexter arm the Infant Jesus, in her sinister hand a sceptre Or, round both heads circles of glory of the last.

Origin/meaning

The arms were recorded at the College of Arms, and were already used in the 15th century. See Diocese of Salisbury (Catholic).



Follow us : Facebook.jpgInstagram.png
(when sharing images on Instagram, use #heraldryoftheworld)

Literature : Image from Wills's Arms of the Bishopric. Briggs, 1963.