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Civic heraldry of Portugal - Brasões dos municípios Portugueses


Municipality : Vila do Bispo
District : Faro

Brasão de Raposeira

Official blazon

Escudo de prata, capela de folhas de carrasqueiro de verde, envolvendo a cruz antiga da Ordem de Cristo, de vermelho, vazia de prata, entre dois golfinhos saltantes, afrontados, de azul, animados de vermelho; pé ondado de verde e prata de três tiras. Coroa mural de prata de três torres. Listel branco com a legenda a negro em maiúsculas : “ RAPOSEIRA – VILA DO BISPO “.


The arms were officially granted on November 27, 2000.

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

Literature : image provided by Sergio Horta Portugal.jpg

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