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60th Anniversary of the National Assembly (1992)

 

Parliament House of Thailand, Rama VII Statue and Ananta Samahkom Hall

 

 Issue Name: 60th Anniversary of the National Assembly
 Thai Issue Name: 60 ปี รัฐสภาไทย
 Issue Date: 1992/2535-12-10
 Cause: To celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Thai National Assembly
 Catalogue Number: 1992/84
 Denomination: 2 Baht
 Unused Value: 9 Baht
 Used Value: 4 Baht
 Thailex Collection: Unused stamp
 Size: 28 x 45 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 3 million pieces
 Printer: Cartor Security Printing S.A., France
 Subject: Statue of King Prajadhipok, i.e. Rama VII, which in reality stands in front of the Thai Parliament House in Bangkok (fig.), which houses the National Assembly of Thailand and is here shown in the centre, while in the far back is the Ananta Samahkom Hall (fig.). There is also the signature of King Rama VII, the monarch who in 1932 signed the first Thai Constitution (fig.), which ended the Absolute Monarchy.
 Related Link: Prajadhipok, Rama VII, Ananta Samahkom Hall, Thai Constitution