Item 0752 - Governor's Award from Lions International District 323-A1

Identity area

Reference code

ZA COM MR-T-1-4-0752


Governor's Award from Lions International District 323-A1


  • 18 October 1990 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium


Context area

Name of creator

Administrative history

Archival history

Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 9/01/12

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Governor's award presented to Mr Mandela for anti-apartheid and world peace from Lions International District 323-A1 in Bombay, India

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Award is in dark wood and is comprised of two major parts.

The curved rectangular base has an affixed gold engraved plate that reads:
Govenor's award to Nelson Mandela in appreciation for Anti-Apartheid and World Peace
Shyaml Datta Gupta
District Govenor
Lions Club International
District 323-A1

The base holds a larger wooden plaque, by two silver poles, that includes two gold wreaths, a gold and blue Lions International logo, a yellow, gold, and red emblem that includes a small Lions International Logo with the words "we serve". Emblem's red border contains the words, "Towards an egalitarian society Dist. 323-A11990-91." Above the emblem, at the top of the plaque, is a gold star.

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0246

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion




Accession area