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The Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand
 

The Order was established in 1869 by King Rama V to be bestowed onto Thai and foreign dignitaries for their services to the Kingdom. It consists of eight classes:

Special Class Knight Grand Cordon (Special Class) of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand

1. Pendant of the Crown of Thailand, on the indigo sash with red and white trims, to wear over the left shoulder to the right hip.
2. Star of the Crown of Thailand, to wear on the left chest.

Class I Knight Grand Cross (First Class) of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand

1. Pendant of the Crown of Thailand, on the blue sash with red, yellow and green trims, to wear over the right shoulder to the left hip.
2. Star of the Crown of Thailand, to wear on the left chest.

Class II Knight Commander (Second Class) of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand

1. For men, the pendant is suspended from the silk band, to wear as collar. For ladies, it is attached onto the silk ribbon, to wear on the front left shoulder.
2. Star of the Crown of Thailand, to wear on the left chest.

Class III Commander (Third Class) of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand

The pendant and the wearing are similar to that of Class II, without a star.

Class IV Companion (Fourth Class) of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand

The pendant is similar to that of Class III, but of smaller size, with an additional silk rosette. For men, it is attached onto the silk band, to wear on the left chest. For ladies, it is attached onto the silk ribbon, to wear on the front left shoulder.

Class V Member (Fifth Class) of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand

The pendant and wearing are similar to that of Class IV, without a silk rosette.

Class VI The Gold Medal (Sixth Class) of the Crown of Thailand, to be worn the same way as Class IV.

Class VII The Silver Medal (Seventh Class) of the Crown of Thailand to be worn the same way as Class IV.


           The Order of the Crown of Thailand is of a lower rank than the Order of the White Elephant. Therefore, the Order of the White Elephant must be worn preceding the Order of the Crown of Thailand from the same class

 
Special Class
Class I
Class II
Class III
Class IV
Class V
Class VI
Class VII
 
Men

Ladies