About #18 - 5 rufiyaa Type 1998
Maldives. Maldives Monetary Agency. 1995-2013 Issues. Dates: 1990 to 2011. Dimensions: 150 x 70 mm. Watermark: coat of arms. Material: paper. Solid security thread with demetalized 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 ascending numbering in black and red. Cowrie shells and a bunch of coconuts. On the right, a fishing boat in full sail (Dhivehi odi). Value "5" in the corners. Three combinations of signatures in black with the Governors: Gayoom, Ibrahim or Najeeb. Description of the back: View of a sea fishing scene. Text in English. Value "5" in the corners.