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Seroa Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Seroa, Concelho de Paços de Ferreira, Distrito do Porto

Last modified: 2017-04-06 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Seroa commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 7 Apr 2017
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain yellow field.
Sources: this photo and image no.16 in gallery
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 7 Apr 2017

Coat of arms

Shield Vert, a lion passant Argent tongued Gules, holding a palm frond Or in his right forepaw, in chief two chairs adorsed Or, in base a corn cob Gules leafed Or in pale. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black capitals SEROA - PAÇOS DE FERREIRA".
Please not that Portuguese blazon says "lion leopardised", but a leopard should be always guardant.
Source: this image
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 7 Apr 2017

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: II Série on 21 April 1997
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 7 Apr 2017

Presentation of Seroa

Seroa Commune is one of the 12 communes of Paços de Ferreira Municipality; it had 3646 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 6.1 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 7 Apr 2017

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