Item 0554 - Honorary doctorate Doctor of Literature of the University of Calcutta

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ZA COM MR-T-0554

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Honorary doctorate Doctor of Literature of the University of Calcutta

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  • 2 September 1986 (Creation)

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certificate

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Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 14/12/11

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Award conferring honorary Doctor of Literature upon Mr Mandela of the University of Calcutta, India

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White certificate in red striped floral wallpaper tube. Certificate has thin gold vine border. Certificate text is blue and reads:
University of Calcutta
This is to certify that the Degree of
Doctor of Literature
in this university was conferred
Honoris Causa
on
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela
at the Special Convocation of the Senate held on the 2nd day of September, 1986.

Taken out of tube for preservation

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0397

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