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Abaças Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Abaças, Concelho de Vila Real, Distrito de Vila Real

Last modified: 2016-05-11 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Abaças commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 27 Apr 2016
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain blue field.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 Apr 2016

Coat of arms

Shield Or, a paly sword Azure hilted Gules, flanked by two grapevines Gules leaved Vert in chief and two olive branches Vert fruited Sable in base. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black capitals "ABAÇAS - VILA REAL".
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 Apr 2016

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 14 August 2001
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 Apr 2016

Presentation of Abaças

Abaças Commune is one of the 20 communes of Vila Real Municipality; it had 965 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 18.9 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 Apr 2016

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