House Order of the Wendish Crown(Redirected from Order of the Wendish Crown)
The House Order of the Wendish Crown (German: Hausorden der Wendischen Krone) was an Order of the House of Mecklenburg, jointly instituted on 12 May 1864 by Grand Duke Friedrich Franz II of Mecklenburg-Schwerin and Grand Duke Friedrich Wilhelm of Mecklenburg-Strelitz.
|Order of the Wendish Crown|
Badge of the Order
|Awarded by the House of Mecklenburg|
|Royal house||House of Mecklenburg|
|Ribbon||Light blue with inner yellow and outer red side stripes|
|Head||Borwin, Duke of Mecklenburg|
|Next (higher)||Order of the Griffon|
Ribbon of the Order
The Order had four classes:
- Grand Cross in two sub-classes, with the Crown in Gold and, more exclusively, with the Crown in Ore
- Grand Commander
Gold and silver Merit Crosses were also given.