Faro

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FARO

District : Faro

Brasão de Faro
Official blazon
Portuguese Escudo de azul, pano de muralha rematado por duas guarnições nos flancos, com duas torres, tudo de prata, lavrado de negro, cada torre carregada de um escudete com as quinas; entre as duas torres a imagem de Nossa Senhora da Conceição, toda a figura nimbada de ouro; no cantão dextro do chefe, uma estrela de oito pontas de ouro; a muralha assenta num pé ondado de verde e prata. Coroa mural de cinco torres de prata. Listel branco, com legenda de negro : " CIDADE DE FARO ".
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Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on May 12, 1987.

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Arms of Faro

The arms in 1860
Arms of Faro

The arms on a cover (1971)

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