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Viseu District (Portugal)

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[Viseu District]
by Mello Luchtenberg, 06 Jul 2002
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Description of the flag

The flag features a device on a white background, with two blue wavy stripes running out of phase (the bottom one is "W" and the top one is "M"); these stand for the rivers Vouga and Douro.
Antonio Martins, 30 Jul 1999

Presentation of the district

This district has an area of 4954 km2, and a population of 399 150 inhabitants as of 1990, living in 24 municipalities.
António Martins, 24 Jul 2001

Emblem detail

[Viseu District]
by Mello Luchtenberg, 10 Jul 2002

The seal of the Viseu District features a red castle tower surronded by 24 stars, the number of municipalities in this district.
António Martins, 07 Jan 1998

A central device that might be colored armorial seal (but the charges are not those of the Viseu municipal arms), surrounded by 24 six-pointed red stars, symbolizing the district’s municipalities.
Antonio Martins, 30 Jul 1999