1 Dirham - Zayed 1st Offshore Oil Shipment 25th Anniversary

1 Dirham - Zayed (1st Offshore Oil Shipment 25th Anniversary) -  obverse1 Dirham - Zayed (1st Offshore Oil Shipment 25th Anniversary) -  reverse

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Issuer United Arab Emirates
President Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan (1971-2004)
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Year 1987
Value 1 Dirham
1 AED = USD 0.27
Currency Dirham (1973-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 11.31 g
Diameter 28.5 mm
Thickness 2.3 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 12122
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 11
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 5 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

The 25th Anniversary of the First Offshore Oil Shipment from Abu Dhabi Emirate


Denomination in Arabic characters surrounded by name of the country

Scripts: Arabic, Latin

الامارات العربية المتحدة

United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates


Offshore oil drilling rig

Scripts: Arabic, Latin

أدما العاملة ٢٥ عاما من الانتاج ١٩٦٢-١٩٨٧




Royal Canadian Mint, Winnipeg, Canada


Issue Date: 26 Oct 1987

National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) Set:

© Zameer Abubakar

Central Bank Set (KM#MS2):

© Zameer Abubakar

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1987  300 000 $ 3.00 $ 5.30 $ 5.81 $ 7.23 95%
1987  5% Central Bank Sets (KM#MS2)
1987  3% NBAD Sets

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