Luxembourg: Civil and Military Order of Merit of Adolph of Nassau

Ordre Ducal du Mérite Civil et Militaire d'Adolphe de Nassau

Ribbon: Blue with orange edges.

Grand Cross Grand Officer Commander with Crown Commander Officer with Crown Officer Knight with Crown Knight

Gold Cross Silver Cross Gold Medal Silver Medal Bronze Medal

Instituted: 8 May 1858 by Duke Adolph of Nassau, abolished when Nassau was subsumed into the German Empire in 1866 and it was reinstated as a Grand Ducal order in 1890.

Awarded: For exceptional services to Luxembourg or the Ducal House, or excellence in the arts and sciences.

Grades: 8 (Grand Cross, Grand Officer, Commander with Crown, Commander, Officer with Crown, Officer, Knight with Crown and Knight), plus Gold and Silver Crosses and Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals.

Civil Military
Grand Cross: Badge Grand Cross:Badge, Obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Grand Cross: Star Grand Cross: Star, Obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Grand Officer: Badge Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Grand Officer: Star Grand Officer: Star, Obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Commander with Crown Commander with Crown, Obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Commander Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Cross of Honour for Ladies Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Officer with Crown Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Officer Officer, Officer Sorry - no picture of reverse
Knight with Crown Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Knight Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Gold Cross Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Silver Cross Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Gold Medal Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Silver Medal Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Bronze Medal Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
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