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Grijó de Parada Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Grijó de Parada, Concelho de Bragança, Distrito de Bragança

Last modified: 2018-05-09 by klaus-michael schneider
Keywords: grijo de parada | chevron(wavy) | bell | wheat(ear) | rye(ear) |
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[Grijó de Parada commune] 2:3 image by António Martins-Tuválkin, 20 Apr 2018
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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.
António Martins-Tuválkin, 20 Apr 2018

Coat of arms

[Grijó de Parada commune CoA] image by Sérgio Horta, 20 Apr 2018

Shield Azure; a chevron wavy, consisting of five chevronels wavy alternating of Argent and Azure; in chief and in base a bell Or with bobbin Argent; the bell in chief flanked by a wheat ear Or at dexter and a rye ear Or at sinister. Mural crown with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black capitals "GRIJO DE PARADA".
Source: this webpage
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 9 May 2018

Flag and arms proposed by Instituto Português de Herááldica (I.P.H.) Comissão de Heráldica da Associação dos Arqueólogos Portugueses (CHAAP) on 15 January 2002
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 9 May 2018

Presentation of Grijó de Parada

Grijó de Parada Commune is one of the 39 communes of Bragança Municipality; it had 296 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 31.2 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 9 May 2018

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