Crownorder 1969, Grand Honorary Cross
(Kroonorde, Groot Erekruis)
Instituted / (code) 1969 / (KO6)
Amount issued

87 (2005)

Value category Ultra Rare
Ribbon

The Crownorder was instituted in 1969 when the Houseorder of Orange was reorganised. The Queen is the Grandmaster of the Order. These orders are being issued for special merit to foreigners by the Queen herself, without formal consultation of the Government. During the period 1905-1969 the Order consisted of 13 degrees. The Crownorder consists of 5 degrees and three honorary medals:

  • Grandcross
  • Grand Honorary cross with plaque
  • Grand Honorary cross
  • Honorary Cross with rosette
  • Honorary Cross
  • Honorary Medal (gold, silver, bronze)