Item 0735 - Honour from the University of California

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ZA COM MR-T-5-7-0735


Honour from the University of California


  • 30 June 1990 (Creation)

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Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 4/01/12

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University of California, Berkeley honours Nelson Mandela, USA

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Silver medal with blue and yellow ribbon housed inside a blue velvet box. Interior of box is blue velvet and purple satin. Medal is two sided.
First side has the image of a clock tower (Carillion Bells) and the following words wrapping around the edge: The U.C. Berkeley Medal.
Opposite side has a wreath wrapping around the edges and the following text: University of California Berkeley Honors Nelson Mandela June 30, 1990.
Bottom edge of medal is engraved with the following: Carillion Bells - Gift of the Class of 1928

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NMF Archives ID: A0297

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0297

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