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20th Anniversary of ASEAN (1987)

 

    

    

 

 Issue Name: 20th Anniversary of ASEAN
 Thai Issue Name: ครบรอบ 20 ปี อาเซียน
 Issue Date: 1987/2530-08-08
 Cause: To commemorate the 20th Anniversary of ASEAN and to publicize its member nations
 Catalogue Number: 1987/14-17
 Denomination: 2 Baht, 3 Baht, 4 Baht, 5 Baht
 Unused Value: 5 Baht, 10 Baht, 12 Baht, 18 Baht
 Complete Set:  45 Baht (unused), 25 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: n/a
 Size: 27 x 45 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 3 million pieces for the first design; and 1 million pieces for each of the other designs
 Printer: Société Nouvelle Cartor Starl, France
 Subject: The number 20 with in the zero the emblem of ASEAN, referring to the association's 20th Anniversary. Behind it are six cords, each with a flag of one of the 6 member nations, and at the bottom twisted and tied together in a spiral to form a much bigger rope, pointing to its goal, i.e. to be stronger together, while representing its unity and firm cooperation. The flags of the member states are (clockwise from the left to right): Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, The Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand.
 Related Link: ASEAN, Malaysia, Thailand