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Fuseta Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Fuseta, Concelho de Olhão, Distrito de Faro

Last modified: 2014-11-29 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Fuseta commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 9 Dec 1999
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a quartered white over blue field.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 14 Nov 2014

Coat of arms

[Fuseta commune CoA] image by Sérgio Horta,

On a blue field, a red, yellow fringed boat with silver sails over silver-green-silver-green waves,on the upper left canton a golden 5-point star. Mural crown with 4 silver towers (town rank) and a yellow scroll with the words in black "VILA DA FUSETA".
(editorial note: a newer image of Sérgio Horta displays the flag with the usual white scroll / kms 14 Nov 2014)
Sérgio Horta, 9 Dec 1999

Flag and arms adopted and published in Diário da República: III Série on 6 February 2001
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 14 Nov 2014

Presentation of Fuseta

is one of the five communes of Olhão Municipality. It had 1 918 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 0,36 km². Its territory is completely surrounded by that one of Moncarapacho and the sea shore.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 14 Nov 2014

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