Item 0035 - Honorary doctorate of Laws from the University of Aquilonia

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ZA COM MR-T-5-3-0035


Honorary doctorate of Laws from the University of Aquilonia


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Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 19/12/11

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Award conferring honorary Doctor of Law degree upon Mr Mandela, from the University of Aquilonia, Italy

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White certificate with tan matting in gold frame. Takne out of frame for preservation. Certificate includes seal of the university, consisting of knight helmet, shield with green and brown tree, and banner reading: "Fide et opera." Certificate also includes red seal of the university in bottom left corner. Certificate text is in Latin and is written in gold and red. It reads:
Universitas Aquilonia
Gradis Doctoris
Pro potestate Universitati concessa hor scripto
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela
sollemni gradus
Doctoris Legum Honoris Causa
Facultatis Juris
tributas est isque doctor renuntiatus est eique quidquid iuris et honoris doctori legitime creato aut lege aut longa consuetudine inter eurditos tribui haberique solet concessum est. Qua de re hor Diploma honorabile manu Vice-Cancellarii Decanus Facultatis Registrarii subscription et maiore Universitatis sigillo confirmatum ei traditor.
Signed Registraris, Decanus Facultatis, Vice-Chancellarius
Sovengae: a.d. vii Kal. Mai. A.D. MCMXCII

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0315

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