Álava (province)

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Official blazon

En oro, sobre un campo verde, una roca, en su color, sumada de un Castillo almenado, mazonado de sable y aclarado de azur y de cuya roca sale un brazo, armado con una espada de azur, siniestrado de un león rampante de gules; sobre la hoja de la espada una cinta de azur y en letras de oro con la leyenda “JUSTICIA”. Bordura de azur y en letras de oro la leyenda “EN AUMENTO DE LA JUSTICIA CONTRA MALHECHORES”, todo ello timbrado de la Corona Ducal.


Origin/meaning

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Previously the arms of the city of Barcelona were often used as the provincial arms:


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The arms on a cigar band



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