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Piódão Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Piódão, Concelho de Arganil, Distrito de Coimbra

Last modified: 2016-08-13 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Piódão commune] 2:3 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 Aug 2016
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain blue field.
Source: here
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 Aug 2016

Coat of arms

Shield Or with base wavy of Argent and Azure, a hut Sable masoned Argent with port Azure, covered by slate shingles Sable, in chief three bees Sable garnished Argent, ordered per fess, issuant from base a mount Vert. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black capitals " "PIÓDÃO".
Source: Ralf Hartemink's webpage
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 Aug 2016

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 25 February 2002
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 Aug 2016

Presentation of Piódão

Piódão Commune is one of the 14 communes of Arganil Municipality; it had 178 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 36.6 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 8 Aug 2016

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