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100 Riyals - Khālid III Napoleon; Trial Strike

100 Riyals - Khālid III (Napoleon; Trial Strike) -  obverse 100 Riyals - Khālid III (Napoleon; Trial Strike) -  reverse

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Features

Country Sharjah
(United Arab Emirates)
Type Pattern
Year 1970
Value 100 Riyals (100 XQDR)
Metal Gilt bronze
Weight 12.97 g
Diameter 34 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized yes

Commemorative issue

The 200th Anniversary of Napoléon Bonaparte's Birth

Obverse

NOTE: Reverse of KM# 9
Bust of Napoléon Bonaparte in uniform, facing left.
The lower part of the emblem of the Napoleonic Consulate, consisting of the letter "N" encircled by laurel branches

Lettering:
-- BIC - NAPOLEON --
1769
1969
[N]
ذِكرَى مُرُورِ ٢٠٠ عامـٍ عَلى نَاپوليون

Translation:
BIC Napoleon
1769
1969
[N]
The 200th anniversary of Napoleon

Reverse

Plain, with tiny lettering at the bottom

Lettering:
[MET.]
GORI & ZUCCHI

Translation:
Metallurgical
Gori & Zucchi

Edge

Reeded

Comments

Mint: Gori & Zucchi, Italy
Unknown mintage; rare.
Unlisted in Krause Publications.

NGC graded this peace as a trial strike for KM#4 (5 Riyals), however, judging from size and metal it's for KM#9 (100 Riyals)

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1970)  Proof

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