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Antonio Prieto Barrio, Arnt Boesveld, J. Declercq, Ed Haynes, Jeff McWilliam, and Victor F De Miguel Rufes, who shared information and pictures generously.

Especial thanks to the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London for the use of images.

Grateful thanks to La Galerie Numismatique and V.F.M.R Orders & Medals, who have allowed use of pictures from their catalogue.


Antonio Prieto Barrio - Condecoraciones Española

Antonio Prieto Barrio - Ribbons of Spain - Page 1 - Page 2 - Page 3 - Page 4

Ed Emering - The Medal Hound: Medals of Spain

Jean-Paul LeBlanc - Orders, Decorations and Medals of Spain (Archived July 2014).

Hendrik Meersschaert - Hendrik's Medal Corner: Spain 1939-45

Ilja Repetski - World Awards: Spain

Will Shade - Medals of Spain (Archived March 2012).

Sven Vik - World Orders and Medals: Spain

Wikipedia - Orders, Decorations and Medals of Spain

MedalBook - Spain

Text References

Noticia de las Órdens de Caballería de España, Cruces et Medallas de Dístinction, Madrid 1815.

Barac, B. (2016) Reference Catalogue Orders, Medals and Decorations of the World: Part 1V Gold Book (P-Z). OBOL, Zagreb

Barrio, A.P. (2009) Recompensas Militares en la Guerra de la Independencia en Extremadura. Actas de las Jornadas de Historia de las Vegas Altas: La Batalla de Medellín pp:325-335

Dorregaray, J.G. (Ed.) (1865) Historia de las Órdenes de Caballería y de las Condecoraciones Españolas, Madrid.

Dueñas. J.V. (1843) Coleccion de cruces y medallas de distincion de España. Madrid, Yenes

Gillingham, H.E. (1926) Spanish Orders of Chivalry and Decorations of Honour Numismatic Notes and Monographs #31. New York, American Numismatic Society. Available online here

Hieronymussen, P. (1967) Orders, Medals and Decorations of Britain and Europe Blandford, London.

Miller, A.A. (1952) Two Rare Spanish Crosses. The Medal Collector 3(10): 21-22.

Stair Sainty, G. & Heydel-Mankoo, R. (Eds) (2006) World Orders of Knighthood and Merit Burke's Peerage and Gentry.

World Medals Index ODM of Spain Text List Ribbons

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