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Arcozelo das Maias Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Arcozelo das Maias, Concelho de Oliveira de Frades, Distrito de Viseu

Last modified: 2018-07-24 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Arcozelo das Maias commune] 2:3 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 June 2018
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain green field.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 June 2018

Coat of arms

Shield Or with base wavy of Azure and Argent, a bull's head caboshed proper (i.e. Maron), flanked by two pine branches Vert with cones, in chief three Greek crosslets Sable, ordered per fess. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black capitals "ARCOZELO DAS MAIAS".
Source: this webpage
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 June 2018

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 20 May 1999
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 June 2018

Presentation of Arcozelo das Maias

Arcozelo das Maias Commune is one of the eight communes of Oliveira de Frades Municipality; it had 1364 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 21.1 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 June 2018

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