Item 0782 - Honorary title Honour of Merit from the City of Belem

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ZA COM MR-T-1-3-0782


Honorary title Honour of Merit from the City of Belem


  • 11 June 1991 (Creation)

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

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Award conferring the City of Belem's Honour of Merit upon Mr Mandela, Brazil

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Cream coloured translucent certificate with black bordering.Taken out of border for preservation.
Center of the certificate has the seal of the City of Belem in pink, yellow, blue, gray, and green. Certificate text is in Portuguese and reads:
Câmara Municipal de Belém
A Câmara Municipal de Belém, nos têrmos da Resolução No. 02... De 28 de Fevereiro de 1991...confere a titulo honorifico de
Honra Ao Mérito
Ao Exmo. Sr. Nelson Mandela
Como homenagem pelos bons services prestados ao Municipo de Belém.
Câmara Municipal de Belém do Grão-Parà, 11 de junho de 1991
Signed by: Presidente, 1o secretario, 2o Secretario

English translation:
City of Belem
The City of Belem, in the terms of Resolution No. 02. ... From February 28, 1991 ... confers honorary title
Honor of Merit
By Hon. Mr. Nelson Mandela
As a tribute for the good services rendered to the municipal Belem
City of Belem's Grand Para, June 11, 1991
Signed by: President, first secretary, second secretary

A photocopy of a legislative decree, in Portuguese, is paperclipped to the certificate.

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0497

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