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Vimioso Municipality (Portugal)

Concelho de Vimioso, Distrito de Bragan ça

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[Vimioso municipality] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 26 May 1998
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About the Flag

It is a fairly typical Portuguese municipal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain red field.
António Martins-Tuválkin, 26 May 1998

Coat of arms

[Vimioso municipality CoA] image by Sérgio Horta, 26 May 1998

Shield Argent, a palm frond Proper flanked two pales of three castles Gules each. Mural crown Argent, with four visible towers (town rank) and white scroll reading in black uppercase letters "VILA DE VIMIOSO".
António Martins-Tuválkin, 26 May 1998

Version without Coat of Arms

Plain (monocoloured) Portuguese subnational flags are not allowed to have variations without arms: plain flags always carry the coat of arms.
Jorge Candeias, 18 July 1999

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