Order of Christopher Columbus
DOM003 Orden Heráldica de Cristóbal Colón
- Order is instituted on 21 July 1937.
- Order is awarded for services to the Dominican Republic through humanitarian, artistic or scientific merit.
- Order was awarded in seven classes: Collar, Grand Cross with Gold Star, Grand Cross with Silver Star, Grand Officer, Commander, Officer, and Knight.
- Christopher Columbus - was an Italian explorer.