|Heraldry of the World (Heráldica do mundo)
Civic heraldry of Portugal - Brasões dos municípios Portugueses
Escudo de prata, povoado de formigas de negro; em chefe, lançadeira de azul com fio de ouro, posta em faixa; em campanha, monte de três cômoros de verde, movente da ponta. Coroa mural de prata de três torres. Listel branco, com a legenda a negro: “ MAÇAINHAS – GUARDA “.
The arms were officially granted on October 16, 2004.
I have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms. Any information is welcome !
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