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Salvador do Monte Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Salvador do Monte, Concelho de Amarante, Distrito do Porto

Last modified: 2018-06-24 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Salvador do Monte commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 24 June 2018
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a field quartered of red and white.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 June 2018

Coat of arms

Shield Argent with base wavy of Azure and Argent, a Corinthian capital Gules, in chief a cross calvary Sable, flanked by two corn cobs Or leafed Vert. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black capitals "SALVADOR DO MONTE".
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 June 2018

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 11 February 1997
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 June 2018

Presentation of Salvador do Monte

Salvador do Monte Commune is one of the 26 communes of Amarante Municipality; it had 1066 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 7.5 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 June 2018

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