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Garfe Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Garfe, Concelho de Póvoa de Lanhoso, Distrito de Braga

Last modified: 2016-06-20 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Garfe commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 25 May 2016
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain white field.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 25 May 2016

Coat of arms

Shield Vert, a chevron wavy Argent, charged with a chevronal wavy Azure, in chief two grapevines Or leaved Argent, ordered per fess, in base a cogwheel Argent. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black capitals "GARFE".
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 25 May 2016

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 5 June 1996
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 25 May 2016

Presentation of Garfe

Garfe Commune is one of the 22 communes of Póvoa de Lanhoso Municipality; it had 1000 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 4.7 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 25 May 2016

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