Item 1181 - Honorary doctorate of the University of the Glasgow Caledonian University

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ZA COM MR-T-5-3-1181

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Honorary doctorate of the University of the Glasgow Caledonian University

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  • 10 July 1996 (Creation)

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certificate

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Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 20/12/11

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Award conferring an honorary degree of Doctor of the University , UK

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White certificate with blue and cream matting in wood frame with gold border.Taken out of frame for preservation. Certificate includes the multi-coloured Glasgow Caledonian University Coat of Arms at the top of certificate. Seal is also pressed into bottom left corner. Certificate text, in black, reads:
Glasgow Caledonian University
By virtue of the University's statutory powers to confer an Honorary Degree of Doctor on persons whom it may deem worthy of such distinction, the University has this day conferred the degree of
Doctor of the University upon Nelson Mandela
In witness whereof we have caused the corporate seal of the university to be impressed upon this document.
Signed by: Principal and Vice-Chancellor, Chair of Court
10th July 1996

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0346

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