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Pinela Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Pinela, Concelho de Bragança, Distrito de Bragança

Last modified: 2016-08-20 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Pinela commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 27 June 2016
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain white field.
Source: here
António Martins-Tuválkin,

Coat of arms

[Pinela commune CoA] image by Sérgio Horta, 27 June 2016

Shield Azure a potter's oven Argent masoned Sable and flamant Gules, cornered in chief by a vase Argent at dexter and a lyre Or at sinister, issuant from base a mount Or. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll (acc. to Comissão de Heráldica da Associação dos Arqueólogos Portugueses (CHAAP) original image Bénard Guedes style) reading in black upper case letters "PINELA".
Source: this webpage
António Martins-Tuválkin, 27 June 2016

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 24 November 2003
António Martins-Tuválkin, 27 June 2016

Presentation of Pinela

Pinela Commune is one of the 39 communes of Bragança Municipality; it had 219 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 22.7 km².
António Martins-Tuválkin, 27 June 2016

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