Item 0033 - Order of Lesotho- Knight Commander from the Kingdom of Lesotho

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ZA COM MR-T-1-3-0033


Order of Lesotho- Knight Commander from the Kingdom of Lesotho


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

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Order of Lesotho -Knight Commander conferred upon Mr Mandela for meritorious service, Lesotho

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Two medals housed in a dark blue box with gold border and gold Lesotho coat of arms on the lid, along with the text: Order of Lesotho Knight Commander. Box has two gold clasps.
Box interior is lined with white satin and cream coloured velvet. Inside satin is stamped with the words:
Skinner & Co
Diamond Merchants
34 Old Bond Stteet
London, W

First medal is the gold Lesotho seal of arms with attached blue, white, and green ribbon.
Second medal is shaped like a badge and has a pin affixed to the back. Badge portion of medal is silver, and attached coat of arms is gold, brown, dark brown, and green.

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0298

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