Item 1845 - Freedom of the City of Nablus, Palestine

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ZA COM MR-T-1-1-1845


Freedom of the City of Nablus, Palestine


  • 18 July 2009 (Creation)

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Date accepted: 2004/06/28 , Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 13/12/11

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Plaque honoring Mr Mandela for devoting himself to and defending oppressed peoples, Nablus, Palestine

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Rectangular medium brown wood plaque base in blue box. Taken out of box for preservation. Gold, blue, and red key with Arabic script affixed to wood base. Affixed gold plate includes images of the South African and West Bank flags, and also the municipal seal of Nablus.
Plate reads:
Nablus - Palestine July 18 2009
"Strong Men Stand for themselves, stronger men stand for others"
Presented From Nablus Municipality to Nelson Mandela
A Man who Stood for Others and devoted himself to defend oppressed peoples

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0092

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