Ribeira Seca (Calheta)

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RIBEIRA SECA

Municipality : Calheta
Region : Açores

Brasão de Ribeira Seca (Calheta)

Official blazon

Escudo de prata, com uma barra diminuta ondada de azul, acompanhada à dextra por um açor de negro, realçado do campo, sustendo nas garras um escudete de azul carregado de cinco besantes de prata e, à sinistra, de um inhame arrancado de verde; campanha diminuta ondada de verde e prata de três peças. Coroa mural de prata de três torres. Listel branco, com a legenda a negro: " RIBEIRA SECA – CALHETA ".

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on October 28, 2002.

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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