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Póvoa de Midões Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Póvoa de Midões, Concelho de Tàbua, Distrito de Coimbra

Last modified: 2017-02-25 by klaus-michael schneider
Keywords: povoa de midoes | crown(marian) | olive(branch) | mount |
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[Póvoa de Midões commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 27 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 yellow field.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 Feb 2017

Coat of arms

Shield Vert with base wavy of Azure and Argent, two olive branches Or fruited sable crossed per saltire, in chief a Marian crown Or, issuant from base a mount Or. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black capitals "PÓVOA DE MIDÕES".
The crown is representing Our Lady of Grace, the local patron saint.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 Feb 2017

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 15 May 2003
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 Feb 2017

Presentation of Póvoa de Midões

Póvoa de Midões Commune is one of the 11 communes of Tàbua Municipality; it had 582 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 9.4 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 Feb 2017

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