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Pereira Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Pereira, Concelho de Montemor-o-Velho, Distrito de Coimbra

Last modified: 2016-01-17 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Pereira (Montemor-o-Velho) commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 16 Jan 2016
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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 yellow and purple.
Source: communal webpage
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 16 Jan 2016

Coat of arms

Shield Purpure with base wavy of Argent and Azure, a stork vigilant Argent armed Or, in chief two pears Or leaved Argent. Mural crown Argent with four visible towers (town rank) and white scroll with inscription in black initials "PEREIRA - MONTEMOR-O-VELHO".
The commune's name means "pear tree", the pears are thus canting elements.
Source: communal webpage
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 16 Jan 2016

Presentation of Pereira

Pereira Commune is one of the 11 communes of the Montemor-o-Velho municipality (q.v.); it had 3265 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 13.0 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 16 Jan 2016

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