Câmara de Lobos

From Heraldry of the World
Jump to: navigation, search
Logo-new.jpg
Heraldry of the World
Heráldica do mundo
Portugal.jpg
Portuguese heraldry portal
Heráldica Portuguesa
Portugal-flag.gif

CÂMARA DE LOBOS

District : Madeira

Brasão de Câmara de Lobos

Official blazon

Escudo de azul, âncora de ouro entre dois lobos marinhos de sua cor, afrontados. Coroa mural de prata de cinco torres. Listel branco, com a legenda a negro : " CÂMARA DE LOBOS ".

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on September 9, 1997.

The arms show an anchor, symbolising the local harbour. The two seals are canting, Camara de Lobos meaning "bay of sea lions".

The arms were previously granted on January 4, 1957 and only differ in the crown:

Brasão de Câmara de Lobos

Freguesias in Câmara de Lobos :


Literature : -

Portugal.jpg