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Medal of St. Hallvard

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The Medal of St. Hallvard (Norwegian: St. Hallvardsmedaljen) is the highest award of the City of Oslo, Norway. It is awarded to people who have made a particularly noteworthy contribution to the City of Oslo. It is named after the city's patron, Saint Hallvard (ca. 1020-1043). The medal was designed by goldsmith Jacob Prytz (1886-1962) of the jewelry firm J. Tostrup in Oslo. It has been awarded since 1956.[1][2][3]


The following people have received the medal:[4]


  1. ^ Trond Indahl. "Jakob Prytz". Norsk biografisk leksikon. Retrieved 1 April 2018.
  2. ^ "J. Tostrup". Fie von Krogh. Retrieved 1 April 2018.
  3. ^ "Mottakere av St. Hallvardmedaljen" (PDF). Oslo Kommune. Retrieved 1 April 2018.
  4. ^ "Tidligere mottakere av St. Hallvard-medaljen" (in Norwegian). Oslo municipality. Retrieved 30 September 2010.