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Civic heraldry of Portugal - Brasões dos municípios Portugueses


Municipality : Penafiel
District : Porto

Brasão de Rans

Official blazon

Escudo de ouro, com um dragão de vermelho entre cinco cunhas de negro, duas em chefe, duas nos flancos e uma em contra-chefe; em ponta, faixeta ondeada de três tiras de azul e prata. Coroa mural de prata de três torres. Listel branco, com a legenda a negro em maiúsculas : “ RANS - PENAFIEL “.


The arms were officially granted on October 25, 1997.

I have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms. Any information is welcome !

Literature : image provided by Sergio Horta

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