Order of Vasco Nuñez de Balboa

PAN001  Orden de Vasco Nuñez de Balboa

  • Order instituted by law n.94 of 1 July 1941.
  • Order awarded for distinguished diplomatic services and contributions to international relations between Panama and other states.
  • Order awarded in five grades: Extraordinary Grand Cross, Grand Cross, Grand Officer, Commander and Knight.
  • Vasco Núñez de Balboa - was a Spanish explorer, governor, and conquistador.