MEA Douglas DC-3

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MEA 70 years BDL COIN 2015 C11a
MEA 70 years BDL COIN 2015 C11a
MEA 70 years BDL COIN 2015 C11a
MEA 70 years BDL COIN 2015 C11a
Title
MEA Douglas DC-3
TID
C11.4
Manufacture
Diameter (mm)
Description
en Issued on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the Middle East Airlines. This coin was offered as a part of two different sets of coins (See "Is Part Of"). When issued it was encapsulated and displayed in a presentation box. A serialized COA was enclosed with every set.
ar أصدر مصرف لبنان ميداليات تذكارية بمناسبة 70 عاما على تأسيس شركة طيران الشرق الأوسط - الخطوط الجوية اللبنانية.
COA Number: 97
Obverse
Colored Middle East Airlines Douglas DC-3 plane flying left
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Reverse
An arabesque gateway leading to a gilt stylized shape of a cedar tree in the medal's center. The cedar tree is supposedly floating in the air and surrounded by shapes symbolizing 8 birds or doves and 2 clouds. The denomination in Arabic numeral is over the cedar tree. The denomination in Latin is at the bottom-center. The denomination at the bottom is flanked by the year of issue in Arabic and Latin numerals. A crystal stone is inlaid at the top.
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Legend
Reverse: BANQUE DU LIBAN
٥
ليرات
LIVRES
5
2015 ٢٠١٥
Obverse: DOUGLAS DC-3
Rarity TRS
Peculiarity
Obverse is colored. An inlaid crystal stone decorate the bimetallic reverse dustinguished by a gilt stylized shape of a cedar tree.
Bears Date
2015
Iconography
MEA Logo
Axis
Shape
Circular
Edge
Lettered Edge
Inscribed: "Ag 925 28.28 g"
Appearance
Rim: Raised. Not decorated. Both sides
Region
Stated Authority
Numismatic Type
Numismatic Group
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Title Alternate label Class
MEA 70 years BDL COIN 2015 C11a70th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Middle East Airlines - 38 mm Series Coin Series
Participate70th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Middle East Airlines - 10 Coins Series Coin Series

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