National arms within wreath, date below
A laurel wreath around Djibouti coat of arms: Two fists holding a knife, a round shield over a spear and a star on the top
REPUBLIQUE DE DJIBOUTI
Translation: Republic of Djibouti.
Giant eland head with headdress facing, divides denomination, shell on fish flank below
Head of waterbuck facing divides value
UNITE ··· EGALITE ··· PAIX
Unity ··· Equality ··· Peace