About #16 - 5 rufiyaa Type 1990
Maldives. Maldives Monetary Agency. 1990 Issues. Date: 1990 / AH1411. Dimensions: 150 x 70 mm. Watermark: coat of arms. Material: paper. Solid security thread with printed MMA. Printer: Thomas De La Rue (TDLR), London, 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. Texts in English. Value "5" in the corners.