About #10 - 5 rufiyaa Type 1983
Maldives. Maldives Monetary Agency. 1983-1987 Issues. Date: 1983 / AH1404. Dimensions: 150 x 70 mm. Watermark: coat of arms. Material: paper. Solid security thread. Printer: Bradbury, Wilkinson & Co LD, New Malden Surrey, England. Multicolored front and back printing with predominantly purple. Description of the front: frame decorated with arabesques and background composed of repeating patterns. Texts in Maldivian. Prefix and numbering in black. Cowrie shells and a bunch of coconuts. On the right, a fishing boat in full sail (Dhivehi odi). Value "5" in the corners. Only one signature combination in black with the Governor: Maumoon Abdul Gayoom. Description of the back: View of a sea fishing scene. Text in English. Value "5" in the corners.