Duchy of Baden: Order of the Zähringen Lion
Orden der Löwen von Zähringen
Ribbon: Green with orange-yellow edge stripes.
Instituted: 26 December 1812.
Grades: 4 (Grand Cross, Commander, Knight 1st Class, and Knight 2nd Class) plus a Merit Cross.
Any grade may be awarded "with swords" for military achievements, or "with oak leaves" for a "special achievement" - or, it appears, with both.
Page last updated: 29 September 2007