National Order of Juan Mora Fernandez

CRI001  Orden Nacional Juan Mora Fernández

  • Order instituted by decree N° 20572-RREE of 11 July 1991.
  • Order awarded to foreigners for their outstanding service to the country, especially in diplomatic activities or international affairs.
  • Order awarded in six grades: Grand Cross with gilded breast star, Grand Cross with silvered breast star, Commander, Officer and Knight.
  • Juan Mora Fernández - was Costa Rica's first elected head of state.

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