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15th Anniversary of the Asian-Oceanic Postal Union (1977) ●

 

 

 Issue Name: 15th Anniversary of the Asian-Oceanic Postal Union
 Thai Issue Name: ครบรอบ 15 ปี สหภาพไปรษณีย์แห่งเอเชียและโอเชียนเนีย
 Issue Date: 1977/2520-04-01
 Cause: To commemorate the 15th anniversary of AOPU, i.e. the Asian-Oceanic Postal Union, which was founded on 1 April 1962
 Catalogue Number: 1977/7
 Denomination: 1 Baht
 Unused Value: 40 Baht
 Used Value: 6 Baht
 Thailex Collection: n/c
 Size: 27 x 45 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 3,000,000 pieces
 Printer: Suomen Pankin Setelipaino, Bank of Finland Security Printing House, Finland
 Subject: In the background a mat of plaited bamboo, with in front the flags of the 11 member nations of the Asian-Pacific Postal Union, namely (from left to right, top to bottom): Laos, Thailand, Singapore, Bangladesh, Australia, Korea, New Zealand, China, Japan, India, and The Philippines, positioned around a circle with the number 15, referring to the 15th anniversary, and a white stylized messenger pigeon holding a postal envelope in its bill.
 Related Link: Asian-Oceanic Postal Union, 50th Anniversary of the Asian-Pacific Postal Union, 5th Congress of Asian-Pacific Postal Union, First Anniversary of the Asian-Oceanic Postal Union, 10th Anniversary of the Asian Oceanic Postal Union