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Cristelo Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Cristelo, Concelho de Barcelos, Distrito de Braga

Last modified: 2016-05-28 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Cristelo (Barcelos) commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 9 May 2016
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain green field.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 9 May 2016

Coat of arms

Shield Argent, two eradicated pines Vert, embattled mural base Sable masoned Argent. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black capitals "CRISTELO - BARCELOS".
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 9 May 2016

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 19 August 1998
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 9 May 2016

Presentation of Cristelo

Cristelo Commune is one of the 61 communes of Barcelos Municipality; it had 1875 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 7.7 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 9 May 2016

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