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Order of the Cross of Takovo
Awarded by Principality of Serbia/Kingdom of Serbia
Type Order
Eligibility unknown
Awarded for unknown
Status discontinued
Established 1865
First awarded 1865
Last awarded 1903
Total awarded unknown
Next (higher) None (before 1883)
Order of the White Eagle (Serbia) (1883-1903)
Next (lower) None (before 1883)
Order of St. Sava (1883-1903)

The Order of the Cross of Takovo was instituted in the Principality of Serbia in 1865 to mark the 50th anniversary of the Second Serbian Uprising against the Ottoman Empire, which had started in Takovo, Serbia.

The decree that established the Cross and Silver Medal was signed on 22 May 1865 by Mihailo Obrenović III, Prince of Serbia. The Order was suppressed in 1903.


Elements of the decoration of the Order of the mark and the stars

Signs Order

Grand Cross of the First Class Great Officer of the Second Class Commander of the Third Class Officer of the Fourth Class Cavalier of the Fifth Class

External references

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