Order of Glory (Ottoman Empire)

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Order of Glory
Nişan-i İftihar
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Order of Glory of the Ottoman Empire
Awarded by
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Ottoman Sultan
Country  Ottoman Empire
Type Order of Merit
Awarded for general merit
Status No longer awarded
Statistics
Established 19 August 1831
Precedence
Next (higher) Order of the Crescent
Next (lower) Order of the Medjidie
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Ribbon bar of the order

The Order of Glory (Turkish: Nişan-i İftihar) was an order of the Ottoman Empire founded 19 August 1831 by Sultan Mahmud II.[1] With the introduction of the Order of the Medjidie some sources declared this order obsolete. However, examples are known to have been awarded during the reign of Abdulhamid II.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Megan C. Robertson (2 June 2004). "ODM of Turkey: Order of Glory". Medals.org.uk. Retrieved 25 February 2012. 
  2. ^ Tim Tezer. "Ottoman Orders". Turkishmedals.net. Retrieved 25 February 2012.