Order of Canada, Reproduction
Established in 1967 by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the Order of Canada is the cornerstone of the Canadian Honours System, and recognizes outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation. The Order recognizes people in all sectors of Canadian society. Their contributions are varied, yet they have all enriched the lives of others and made a difference to this country.
The insignia of the Order is a stylized snowflake of six points, with a red annulus at its centre which bears a stylized maple leaf circumscribed with the motto of the Order, DESIDERANTES MELIOREM PATRIAM (“They desire a better country”), surmounted by the Royal Crown.
Companion (C.C.) (Red Leaf)
recognizes national pre-eminence or international service or achievement;
Officer (O.C.) (Gold Leaf)
recognizes national service or achievement; and
Member (C.M.) (Silver Leaf)
recognizes outstanding contributions at the local or regional level or in a special field of activity.
This full size reproduction medal comes loose and with 8 inches of quality ribbon.
This is a special order item. Allow 2 weeks before shipping
Medal Mounting Services are available at additional cost.