The Order of Oman (Wisam al-Oman) is the second highest order of Oman.

Order of Oman
Wisam al-Oman
Special Civil order Oman singh.svg
Special Class
Awarded by  Oman
TypeOrder
StatusCurrently constituted
SovereignSultan Haitham
GradesSpecial Class
Civil division
Military division
Precedence
Next (higher)Order of Al-Said
Next (lower)Order of the Renaissance of Oman
CivilOrderOman.png / MilitaryOrderOman.gif
Ribbon of 1st class, civil & military division

HistoryEdit

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 classesEdit

The order exists in :

  • A Special Class
  • A civil division : First Class to Fifth Class
  • A military division : First Class to Fifth Class

InsigniaEdit

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.

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