|Heraldry of the World
Individual/family : Individual
Country of origin : France
Place of origin : St Maur des Fossés
Granted : No
Granted/officially recorded by : -
Official English blazon
Per chevron inverted embattled Sable and Or, in chief an estoile of eight points Argent. On a wreath Sable doubled Or, a demi-Taiwanese black bear (Ursus thibetanus formosanus, or Selenarctos thibetanus formosanus) rampant affronty Sable, his chest mark Or.
Other language blazon
French: Divisé en chevron inversé et crénelé de sable sur Or, le sable chargé d'une étoile rayonnantes à 8 rais d'argent.
The chevron's shape refers to the letter V, the first in the armiger's surname. The embattled line refers to the meaning of the surname, that is "the one who comes from the city". The bear in the crest refers to the armiger's connection to Taiwan by marriage.