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Almeirim Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Almeirim, Concelho de Almeirim, Distrito de Santarém

Last modified: 2014-09-06 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Almeirim commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 30 Aug 2014
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About the Flag

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

Coat of arms

[Almeirim commune CoA] image by Sérgio Horta, 30 Aug 2014

The arms are Argent over a base wavy of Azure and Argent,two grapes Vert fruited Purpure and a melon Vert, all "well ordered"( i.e. 2:1), above all in central chief an inescutcheon Azure charged with 11 bezants Argent ordered 3:2:3:2:1 (Portugal Ancient). Mural crown with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll reading "FREGUESIA DE ALMEIRIM" in black upper case letters.
Klaus-Michael Schneider,

According to Sérgio Horta flag and arms were approved and published in Diário da República: III Série on 25 March 2003.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 30 Aug 2014

Presentation of Almeirim

Almeirim is one of four communes of Almeirim Municipality, it had 12 812 inhabitants in 2011 covering 69,13 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 30 Aug 2014

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