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1 Dirham - Zayed large type

1 Dirham - Zayed (large type) -  obverse1 Dirham - Zayed (large type) -  reverse

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Features

Country United Arab Emirates
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1393-1409 (1973-1989)
Calendar Islamic (Hijri)
Value 1 Dirham
1 AED = 0.27 USD
Currency Dirham (1973-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 11.3 g
Diameter 28.5 mm
Thickness 2.3 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 6.1
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

Denomination in Arabic characters surrounded by name of the country

Lettering:
الامارات العربية المتحدة
١
درهمـ
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Translation:
United Arab Emirates
1
Dirham
United Arab Emirates

Reverse

Dallah (traditional Arabic coffee pot) above dates

Lettering: ١٤٠٤-١٩٨٤

Translation: 1984-1404

Engraver: Geoffrey Colley

Geoffrey Colley is a British sculptor and medallist. His coinages include more than 150 countries; among which are Nigeria, Malaysia, Iceland, Iraq, Kuwait, Fiji and Trinidad and Tobago. He was elected an Associate of the Royal Society of British sculptors in 1960 and a Fellow in 1970.

Edge

Reeded

Comments

Mint:
British Royal Mint (1973, 1982, 1984 & 1989)
Royal Canadian Mint (1986, 1987 & 1988)

1409 (1989) Specimen (Ex King's Norton Mint Collection):

© Zameer Abubakar

National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) Set:

© Zameer Abubakar

1409 (1989) Proof Set (KM#MS1):


© Zameer Abubakar

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1393 (1973)  13,000,000 0.33 0.68 1.00 1.33 56% ١٣٩٣ - ١٩٧٣
1402 (1982)  0.32 0.53 19% ١٤٠٢ - ١٩٨٢
1404 (1984)  0.75 0.83 22% ١٤٠٤ - ١٩٨٤
1406 (1986)  14.58 4% ١٤٠٦ - ١٩٨٦
1407 (1987)  0.79 0.79 12% ١٤٠٧ - ١٩٨٧
1407 (1987)  0.4% ١٤٠٧ - ١٩٨٧ NBAD Sets
1408 (1988)  0.48 0.94 18% ١٤٠٨ - ١٩٨٨
1408 (1988)  0.4% ١٤٠٨ - ١٩٨٨ Proof Sets
1409 (1989)  0.40 0.42 0.67 2.52 35% ١٤٠٩ - ١٩٨٩
1409 (1989)  1.1% ١٤٠٩ - ١٩٨٩ Proof Sets (KM#MS1)
1409 (1989)  1.6% ١٤٠٩ - ١٩٨٩ Specimen (Ex King's Norton Mint Collection)

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