CONTRADA OF THE DRAGON - IDENTITY AND TERRITORY

Coat of Contrada of the Dragon

Military Company of Sant'Egidio  Military Company of San Donato ai Montanini

I N S I G N I A

Argent coat of arms, with green dragon, crowned and bearing a small blue pennant with the initial U (Humbert I) in gold.

C O L O U R S

Red and green with yellow stripes.

M O T T O

The ardor in my heart becomes flames in my mouth.

S I G N I F I C A N C E

Ardor

M I L I T A R Y
C O M P A N I E S

Sant'Egidio, San Donato ai Montanini.

G U I L D

Bankers

O R A T O R Y

Church of St. Catherine, in Piazza Matteotti, formerly occupied by the nuns of the Paradiso, given to the Contrada in 1787. In 1970 the Dragon was recognized as an institution of canon law.

P A T R O N O   S A I N T
A N D
F E A S T   D A Y

St. Catherine of Siena, last Sunday in May.

H I S T O R I C A L   S E A T A N D   M U S E U M

Piazza Matteotti, 18 - tel. 0577/40575

C O N T R A D A
A S S O C I A T I O N

CAMPOREGIO - Via del Paradiso, 21 - tel. 0577/40575

O F F I C I A L
W E B S I T E

www.contradadeldrago.it

B A P T I S M A L
F O N T

The Contrada's baptismal font is the work of sculptor Vico Consorti (1977).

T W I N N E D

NO ONE

A L L I E S

THE EAGLE

A D V E R S A R Y

NO ONE

R A L L Y I N G   C H E E R
A N D   I D E N T I F Y I N G
C R Y

DRA-DRA-DRAGO

M E M B E R   O F   T H E
D R A G O N

Dragaiolo

L U C K Y   N U M B E R

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C O N T R A D A ' S
A R E A

CAMPOREGIO

Official flag of Contrada of the Dragon

TERRITORY

from BANDO di Violante di Baviera (1729)

Territories of 17 Contrada

The two balls show: the Museum (the coat) , the Contrada Society (the other).

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