King's Medal of Merit

NOR000  Kongens fortjenstmedalje

  • Medal was instituted by King Haakon VII on 1 February 1908.
  • Medal is awarded for meritorious achievements in the fields of art, science, business, and public service.
  • On the obverse of the medal is the portrait of the reigning King with his name and motto, so there are three types of the medal.
  • Medal is awarded in two classes: gold and silver.