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Carapinha Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Carapinha, Concelho de Tàbua, Distrito de Coimbra

Last modified: 2017-02-25 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Carapinha commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 25 Feb 2017
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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, 25 Feb 2017

Coat of arms

Shield Or, issuant from base a triplemount Vert, in chief an olive branch Vert fruited Sable, flanked by two wheat ears Vert, all tied Purpure. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black capitals "CARAPINHA - TÁBUA"
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 25 Feb 2017

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 21 January 2003
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 25 Feb 2017

Presentation of Carapinha

Carapinha Commune is one of the 11 communes of Tàbua Municipality; it had 402 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 9.5 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 25 Feb 2017

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