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  • 1 Dirham 2012-2014, KM# 6.2a, United Arab Emirates, Khalifa
  • 1 Dirham 2012-2014, KM# 6.2a, United Arab Emirates, Khalifa
Description

Khalifa bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan (Arabic: خليفة بن زايد بن سلطان آل نهيان‎‎; born 1948; referred to as Sheikh Khalifa) is the President of the United Arab Emirates, the Emir of Abu Dhabi and the commander of the Union Defence Force. He succeeded his father, Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, as Emir of Abu Dhabi on November 2, 2004, and he became the President of the Federation the next day. As Crown Prince, he had already been acting as president since the late 1990s while his father was in ill health.

Obverse

A Dallah (traditional Arabic coffee pot), with Hijri and Gregorian year of mint below.

Engraver: Geoffrey Colley

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Reverse

Denomination in Arabic characters surrounded by name of the country.

الامارات العربية المتحدة
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درهم
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Edge

1 Dirham

Magnetic, Small Type
KM# 6.2a Schön# 25a
Characteristics
Material Cupronickel
Weight 6.1 g
Diameter 24 mm
Thickness 1.9 mm
Shape round
Alignment Medal
Mint
Royal Canadian Mint (RCM)

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