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São Matias Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de São Matias, Concelho de Nisa, Distrito de Portalegre

Last modified: 2016-01-05 by klaus-michael schneider
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[São Matias (Nisa) commune] 2:3 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 Jan 2016
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain red field.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 Jan 2016

Coat of arms

Shield Or, a cork oak eradicated Vert, peeled and fruited Gules, flanked by two paly axes Gules bladed Sable. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black initials "S. MATIAS - NISA".
Source: Nisa municipal webpage
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 Jan 2016

Presentation of São Matias

São Matias Commune is one of the seven communes of the Nisa municipality (q.v.); it had 289 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 54.5 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 Jan 2016

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