Medal Pro Meritis
DNK039 Medaljen Pro Meritis
- Medal was instituted by King Christian VII in 1771.
- Medal was awarded to prominent scholars and scientists at home and abroad.
- Medal was awarded in two classes: gold and silver.
- There are four types of the medal.
- Type I - Christian VII.
- Type II - Frederick VI.
- Type III - Christian VIII.
- Type IV - Frederick VII.