Dimensions: 330 mm (H) x 237 mm (L) x 45 mm (W) 310 mm (H) x 240 mm (L) x 260 mm (W)
Registration Number: QM.2016.0005
During his tenure as the Amir of Qatar (1972-1995), the late Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad al Thani was bestowed with various accolades and tokens of appreciation. In 1977, during an official visit to the Kingdom, the Saudi Naval Force presented him with a military shield as a commemorative item.
HISTORICAL CONTEXT QATAR
These galleries present pivotal moments in Qatar's modern history, from 1500s to the present. These moments have made Qatar into the nation that we know today. Discover the leaders who have guided their people, the battles and events that have defined the nation and Qatar's vision for the future. The history of the nation unfolds through letters, newspapers, maps, artefacts, stamps, currency, historical photographs and testimonies of the people. They are witnesses to his crucial period, which continues to shape the development of the country and to enrichthe collective memory of the Qatari people.