Order o Isabel the Catholic

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Order o Isabel the Catholic
Star of the Collar Grand Cross Grade of the Order of Isabella the Catholic.svg
Coat o arms of the Order
Awairdit bi the Spanish Monarch
Teep State Order
Motto A LA LEALTAD ACRISOLADA
(To Proven Loyalty)
and
POR ISABEL LA CATÓLICA
(For Isabel the Catholic)
Awairdit for Actions in benefit to Spain and the Crown
Status Currently constituted
Grand Master Keeng Felipe VI
Grand Chancellor Arancha González Laya, Minister of Foreign Affairs
Grades (w/ post-nominals)
  • Knight/Dame o the Collar (CYC)
  • Knicht/Dame Grand Cross (gcYC)
  • Commander by Number (cnYC)
  • Commander (comYC)
  • Officer (ofYC)
  • Knight/Dame (+YC)
  • Silver Cross (cpYC)
  • Silver Medal
  • Bronze Medal
Stateestics
Established 14 Mairch 1815
Established 1815; 205 years ago (1815)
Precedence
Next (heicher) Order o Queen Maria Luisa
Next (lawer) Order o Civil Merit
Order of Isabella the Catholic - Sash of Collar.svg ESP Isabella Catholic Order CROSS.svg
The Ribbons of the Order
Martín Fernández de Navarrete, librarian o the Ryal Spaingie Academy, wearing the sash o the order.
Collar grantit tae Czech President Václav Havel

The Order o Isabel the Catholic (Spaingie: Orden de Isabel la Católica) is a Spaingie civil order in which membership is granted in recognition o services that benefit the kintra. The Order is nae open tae Spaniards exclusively, and it has been usied tae award many foreigners.