Item 0045 - Order of Francisco de Miranda First Class from the government of Venezuela

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ZA COM MR-T-1-4-0045


Order of Francisco de Miranda First Class from the government of Venezuela


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Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 5/01/12

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Order of Francisco de Miranda First Class presented to Mr Mandela from the Government of Venezuela.

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Primary award medal is missing. Might never have been at the NMF


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Award housed in light blue box with gold engraved Venezuela coat of arms and the following text: Orden Francisco de Miranda Primera Clase. Lid interior is lined with white fabric.
Box houses large yellow ribbon and smaller medal.
Small medal is in a star shape and is attached to a yellow ribbon with gold ribbon detail. Center of the medal has the image of a man's head, presumably Francisco de Miranda. The head is surrounded by red, with the words "Francisco de Miranda," in gold, contained within.

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0449

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