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Costa de Caparica Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Costa de Caparica, Concelho de Almada, Distrito de Setúbal

Last modified: 2015-10-09 by klaus-michael schneider
Keywords: costa de caparica | fish | boat | sun(radiant) | olive(branch) | base(wavy) |
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[Costa de Caparica commune] 2:3 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 6 Oct 2015
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a field gyronny of eight of yellow and red.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 6 Oct 2015

Coat of arms

Shield Azure with base wavy of Argent and Vert, charged with a fish Or and crowned by a boat Argent garnished Gules and Or, in centre a radiant sun Or with face, in chief a golden branch of olive leaved Vert and fruited Maronne. Mural crown Argent with five visible towers (city rank) and white scroll with inscription in black initials:"COSTA DE CAPARICA".
Source: here
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 6 Oct 2015

Presentation of Costa de Caparica

Costa de Caparica Commune is one of the five communes of the Almada municipality (q.v.); it had 13 428 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 10.2 km². Costa da Caparica gained the rank of a city on 9 December 2004.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 6 Oct 2015

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