Hierarchy with photographs of the decorations

 
The rank hierarchy ranges from the Bronze Medal (Order of Leopold II) to the Grand Ribbon (Order of Leopold).

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You may use the following photographs of the decorations of the National Orders for publication, subject to prior permission (please send an e-mail to rita.vanderzwalmen@diplobel.fed.be and muriel.dubois@diplobel.fed.be) as well as an indication of the following copyright with each photograph: © FPS Foreign Affairs & Jean-Pol Schrauwen.

For commercial publication, a copy sent to the Nobility & Honorary Distinctions Department (P4), Egmont Palace, Karmelietenstraat 15, 1000 Brussels, would be highly appreciated. For non-commercial publication, sending a copy is highly appreciated, but not compulsory.

 

Grand Ribbon in the Order of Leopold (civil - military - maritime),
Grand Cross in the Order of the Crown,
Grand Cross in the Order of Leopold II.

Grand Officer in the Order of Leopold (civil - military - maritime),
Grand Officer in the Order of the Crown,
Grand Officer in the Order of Leopold II.

Commander in the Order of Leopold (civil - military - maritime),
Commander in the Order of the Crown,
Commander in the Order of Leopold II.

Officer in the Order of Leopold (civil - military - maritime),
Officer in the Order of the Crown,
Officer in the Order of Leopold II.

Knight in the Order of Leopold (civil - military - maritime),
Knight in the Order of the Crown,
Knight in the Order of Leopold II.

Golden Palm of the Order of the Crown,
Silver Palm of the Order of the Crown.

Gold Medal of the Order of the Crown,
Gold Medal of the Order of Leopold II.

Silver Medal of the Order of the Crown,
Silver Medal of the Order of Leopold II.

Bronze Medal of the Order of the Crown,
Bronze Medal of the Order of Leopold II.