Miniature insignia and lapel badges of the New Zealand Order of Merit
The miniatures and lapel badges of the five levels of the New Zealand Order of Merit. Miniatures represent the full-size insignia presented at the investiture ceremony. Lapel badges denote the levels of appointment within the Order and are worn on occasions when the full-size or miniature insignia is not worn.
Top row (left to right): The left miniature is worn by Knight or Dame Grand Companions (GNZM), Knight and Dame Companions (KNZM/DNZM), and Companions (CNZM) of the New Zealand Order of Merit. The centre miniature is worn by Officers (ONZM) and the right miniature is worn by Members (MNZM).
Bottom row (left to right): GNZM lapel badge, K/DNZM lapel badge, CNZM lapel badge, ONZM lapel badge, MNZM lapel badge.