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Calvão Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Calvão, Concelho de Vagos, Distrito de Aveiro

Last modified: 2015-05-20 by klaus-michael schneider
Keywords: calvao(vagos) | hand cart | book | lyre | mask |
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[Calvão commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 18 May 2015
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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, 18 May 2015

Coat of arms

Shield Purpure, in base a hand cart Or, in chief an open book Argent between a lyre Or at dexter and a theatre mask Or at sinister. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black initials: "CALVÃO - VAGOS".
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 18 May 2015

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 13 March 2002
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 18 May 2015

Presentation of Calvão

Calvão Commune is one of the eight communes of the Vagos municipality (q.v.); it had 2014 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 15.2 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 18 May 2015

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