Order of Rio Branco

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Ster en grootkruis in de Braziliaanse Orde van Rio Branco.jpg

The Order of Rio Branco (Ordem de Rio Branco) is an honorific order of Brazil.

Ranks[edit]

The order is composed of six ranks of merit :

  • Grand Cross (unlimited)
  • Grand Officer (60 members)
  • Commander (50 members)
  • Officer (40 members)
  • Knight (30 members)
  • Medal (unlimited)

Insignia[edit]

The ribbon (of Grand Cross) is blue with white borders.

Ribbon bars
BRA Medalha do Merito de Rio Branco BAR.svg
Medal
BRA Ordem de Rio Branco Cavaleiro BAR.svg
Knight
BRA Ordem de Rio Branco Oficial BAR.svg
Officer
BRA Ordem de Rio Branco Comendador BAR.svg
Commander
BRA Ordem de Rio Branco Grande Oficial BAR.svg
Grand Officer
BRA Ordem de Rio Branco Gra-Cruz BAR.svg
Grand Cross

Notable recipients[edit]

Grand Crosses :

Commanders :

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b State visit of Lula da Silva in 2007, ANP Photo of Victoria, Carl Philip & Madeleine
  2. ^ a b Diário Oficial da União - DECRETO DE 5 DE SETEMBRO DE 2007
  3. ^ State visit of Lula da Silva in 2007, ANP Photo, Madeleine wearing the order