This page is part of © FOTW Flags Of The World website

Vera Cruz, São Paulo State (Brazil)

Last modified: 2013-12-13 by ian macdonald
Keywords: sao paulo | vera cruz | cross: christ knights | disk (white) | coat of arms |
Links: FOTW homepage | search | disclaimer and copyright | write us | mirrors

[Vera Cruz, 
SP (Brazil)] image by Joseph McMillan

See also:

About the Flag of Vera Cruz

Blue with a red cross of the Order of Christ throughout (the name Vera Cruz means "True Cross" and was the first name the Portuguese gave the land of Brazil). Overall on a white disk is the municipal coat of arms, which depicts an escutcheon of the arms of Castile quartering León on a blue field, and in base a caravel under sail on a white sea.
Source: Official municipal website
Joseph McMillan, 29 March 2003