Ribbon in case: Greece, Order of the Redeemer

Object Number: 
875
Medium: 
ribbon: textile case: cardboard, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 5 x 5 in. ( 5.1 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm )
Description: 

Light blue ribbon with white eding in a red case.

Gallery Label: 

Established in 1833, the Order of the Redeemer was the first order of merit created by the modern Greek state. Initially, the order was awarded to Greek citizens who participated in the War of Independence, but was later expanded to recognize contributions more broadly to the Greek nation.

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Creative: Tronvig Group