Order of Hamondieh

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Order of Hamondieh
De Meest Illustere Orde van de Onafhankelijkheid van Zanzibar of Wisam al-Istiqlal 1963 tot 1964.gif
Insignia of the order
Awarded by Sultan of Zanzibar
Type House Order
Status Abolished 1911
Established 1897

The Order of Hamondieh was a decoration of the Sultanate of Zanzibar. The award was usually made in recognition of services rendered to the Sultan or state of Zanzibar.

It was awarded in the following order of precedence:

  • Grand Order
  • First Class
  • Second Class
  • Third Class
  • Fourth Class
  • Fifth Class

Famous recipients[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b The London Gazette: no. 26886. p. 4812. 27 August 1897. Retrieved 2008-09-29.
  2. ^ The London Gazette: no. 26979. p. 3769. 21 June 1898. Retrieved 2008-09-29.