Order of Oman
|Order of Oman |
|Awarded by Oman|
|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.
- Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, special class
- Akihito, special classes
- Azlan Shah of Perak, civil first class
- Hassan II of Morocco, special class
- Hassanal Bolkiah, civil first class
- Queen Elizabeth II, civil first class
- Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa, civil first class
- Jakaya Kikwete, civil first class
- Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, military first class
- Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, civil first class