It is one of the oldest coats of arms in Europe dating back to a seal of Raymond Berengar IV, Count of Barcelona and Prince of Aragon, from 1150.[1][2][3][4]. The oldest evidence where the arms can be seen is from 1150, in a seal of Ramon Berenguer IV, Count of Barcelona.

Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time. Alfonso II (king of Aragon and count of Barcelona), Gallery:Arms of the Crown of Aragon in heraldry, Presidencia del gobierno.

[18] The seal evidence is disputed by some Aragonese authors who claim that the first documented evidence dates from the time of Alfonso II (king of Aragon and count of Barcelona) reign[19], As a pre-heraldic symbol, the red bars on a yellow background are found on the Romanesque tombs of Barcelona's Count Ramon Berenguer II Cap d'estopes, who died in 1082, and his great-grandmother Ermessenda, who died in 1058, wife of Count Ramon Borrell I,[20] both of whose tombs were at the portico of the old Romanesque Cathedral of Girona; it is not sure that the 15 bars of gold appearing in a painting are contemporary to the tombs. Our hand sewn Aragon Flags are manufactured from our 155gsm Ministry of Defence approved woven polyester flag fabric, the highest quality fabric available for outdoor flag making. "Llegendes històriques catalanes. "L'heraldique catalane au moyen age" in Hidalguia, 22, Mayo–Junio 1957.

Date/Time Thumbnail Dimensions User Comment; current: 19:38, 13 March 2009: 1,000 × 667 (220 KB) Willtron: The moors are better in this colour … [11] The coat of arms with the four red pales on a gold background appears on several other coats of arms, named as "of Aragon". Size of this PNG preview of this SVG file: Add a one-line explanation of what this file represents, (SVG file, nominally 1,000 × 667 pixels, file size: 220 KB).

The Senyera is a vexillological symbol based on the coat of arms of the Crown of Aragon, which consists of four red stripes on a yellow field. Captions.

Les Origines des armoiries. Correcciones en DOGC nº 141, de 10 de julio). "The new ruler of the united dynasty (Raymond Berenger IV of Barcelona) called himself count of Barcelona and "prince" of Aragón."[16]. «Estará formado por dos óvalos: uno exterior de trazo grueso y uno interior de trazo delgado, con las cuatro barras inscritas y sobrepasando el óvalo interior hasta alcanzar el exterior». CC BY-SA 3.0 Commons is a freely licensed media file repository. p465. "Heràldica catalana: des l'any 1150 al 1550". The individual pieces of fabric are hand cut to MoD & Flag institute patterns and stitched together with a flat felled seam to create a strong and durable finished product. This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or scanner used to create or digitize it.
truetrue, Derivative works of this file:✦ Flag map of Aragón.svg✦ Flag of Aragon square.png.