Oman: No.3 One half rial
First issued 7 May 1970.
Withdrawal date 25 November 1976.
Size 134 mm x 67 mm.
Signature C. J. Pelly (Secretary for Financial Affairs).
Watermark The Khanjar.
Security thread Solid.
Printer Bradbury Wilkinson & Co.
Illustration The Khanjar (the emblem of the Sultanate).
Illustration Sumail Fort. This fort lies at the end of the Sumail Gap in the town of the same name, and has usually been considered the strategic point to the interior. Throughout the history of the Sultanate many attacks were either launched from here to the coast, or it was the first point captured before an attack from the coast continued into the interior.