Mauritsmedal 1935
(Mauritsmedaille)
Instituted / (code) 1935 / (PMM)
Amount issued

53 (2015)

Value category Ultra Rare
Ribbon

Instituted on 6 July by the Royal Dutch Association "Our Army" (Ons Leger). The medal awarded anually to individuals or organisations, both inside and outside the armed forces who showed merit to the forces

It is a silver medal with a diameter of 35 mm. The front shows the bust of Prince Maurice. The name of the designer (Jac j. van Goor) is at the bottom of this bust to read. Within the edge lettering is, in smaller font, the name "MAURITS. PRINS . VAN . ORANJE . GRAAF . VAN . NASSAU" to read. The edge lettering itself reads ""STICHTER V.D. NEDERLANDSCHE KRIJGSMACHT". The reverse shows the text "VOOR / HET VADERLAND / KONINKLIJKE / NEDERLANDSCHE / VEREENIGING - ONS LEGER - / VOOR LOFFELIJKE DADEN / EN / KRIJGSGESCHIEDKUNDIG / ONDERZOEK".. The medal is worn on a blue-white-orange-white-blue striped Ribbon, width of 35 mm. Material: silver