Order of Oman
|Order of Al-Said
|Awarded by Oman|
|Grades (w/ post-nominals)||Special Class
|Established||1970, increased in 1982|
|Next (higher)||Order of Al-Said|
|Next (lower)||Order of the Renaissance of Oman|
|Ribbon of 1st class, civil & military division|
The Order of Oman (Wisam al-Oman) is the second highest order of Oman.
The Order of Oman was instituted in 1970 by Sultan Qaboss in two divisions, civil and military. He added in 1982 a Special Class, "The Most Honourable Order of Oman" (Wisam Al-Sharif Al-Oman).
Divisions and classes
The order exists in :
- A Special Class
- A civil division : First Class to Fifth Class
- A military division : First Class to Fifth Class
The ribbon is :
- red with green borders, for the Special Class.
- red with green stripes, for the civil division, number and position depending on the class.
- blue with red stripes, for the military division, number and position depending on the class.