Insignia

The insignia of the Society shall consist of:

The Medal

Worn from the neck by gentlemen or on a bow by ladies.  The Ribbon is purple  for Class 1 and selected honorary members.    Class 2&3 ribbon is green.   This insignia is available to members after their third year of consecutive membership.  The medal is shipped boxed, isured and with a length of the appropriate color ribbon to be made into a neck ribbon or bow.

 


 

The Miniature

Honorary and First Class members may wear the gold insignia, Second and Third Class will wear the bronze.  Each from a ribbon as proscribed above.

 


 

The Insignia Lapel Pin

The lapel pin is the same design and size as the miniature

 


 

The Crown Pin

The Crown Pin is worn both by ladies and gentlemen as a collar pin or as a cap pin.  Gilt bras with enamelling.  The pin is awarded without cost to life members

 


 

The Arms Blazer Patch

 

The Blazer Patch is he arms of the Society embroidered with bouillion thread.   This insignia is included with your initial payment of initiation fees.  

The new design is now avaiable

Further Insignia Information

Details concerning the costs of insignia may be found on the members pages located here:

Wearing Insignia

The wearing of the insignia of the Society should conform to the national traditions of your home country.  Some general guidelines are:

1.Neck Medal:  worn by gentlemen.  It should not be worn in conjunction with another neck medal.  Ladies wear the medal suspended from a bow of appropriate rank color above the left breast.  This insignia should be worn only on  formal attire, but nothing less than a conservative dark suit for both ladies and gentlemen.

2. Miniature:  May be worn in conjunction with the medal singly or as a miniature group.  Ladies may wear the insignia suspended from a bow.    Placement in a group should be by national protocol

3. Lapel Pin: On the left collar.

4. Crown pin: On the left collar for both ladies and gentlemen, as a brooch by ladies, or as a cap pin.

4. Blazer Patch:  On the left breast pocket or in this position if no pocket.   Application of the blazer patch to a traditional cap is also allowed.