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Carrazeda de Ansiães Municipality (Portugal)

Concelho de Carrazeda de Ansiães, Distrito de Bragan ça

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[Carrazeda de Ansiães municipality] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta,6 Mar 2007
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About the Flag

It is a fairly typical Portuguese municipal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a green field.
António Martins-Tuválkin, 5 Mar 2007

Coat of arms

[Carrazeda de Ansiães municipality CoA] image by Sérgio Horta, 5 Mar 2007

The arms are Argent a bunch of grapes fruited Purple and leaved Vert, above two branches of olive with their stems crossed and four ears of wheat likewise all Vert, in base three wavy fesses Azure. Mural crown Argent with four visible towers (town rank) and white scroll reading in black upper case letters "VILA DE CARRAZEDA DE ANSIÃES".
António Martins-Tuválkin, 5 Mar 2007

Flag and arms adopted and published in the official journal Diário do Governo : I Série on 27 April 1935
António Martins-Tuválkin, 5 Mar 2007

Version without Coat of Arms

Plain (monocoloured) Portuguese subnational flags are not allowed to have variations without arms: plain flags always carry the coat of arms.
Jorge Candeias, 18 July 1999

Presentation of Carrazeda de Ansiães

Carrazeda de Ansiães municipality had 7642 inhabitants in 2001 and consists of 14 communes covering 280,91 km². It is part of Bragança District, traditional province and 1999 ref. adm. region Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, C.C.R. / NUTS II Norte, and NUTS III Douro.
António Martins-Tuválkin, 5 Mar 2007

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