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75th Anniversary of the Thailand Tobacco Monopoly (2014)

 

 

 Issue Name: 75th Anniversary of the Thailand Tobacco Monopoly
 Thai Issue Name: 75ปี โรงงานยาสูบไทย
 Issue Date: 2014/2557-04-19
 Cause: To mark the 75th Anniversary of the Thailand Tobacco Monopoly, which was founded on 19 April 1939, when the Excise Department under the Ministry of Finance took over operations from the Burapha (บูรพา) Tobacco Factory
 Catalogue Number: 2014/26
 Denomination: 3 Baht
 Unused Value: 5 Baht
 Used Value: 1 Baht
 Thailex Collection: n/a
 Size: 36 x 51 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 500,000 pieces
 Printer: Chan Wanich Security Printing Company Limited, Thailand
 Subject: The Thailand Tobacco Monopoly in Bangkok, with in the top right corner the company's 75th Anniversary logo, which includes the company's standard logo, which is circular and bordered with kranok-style motifs, that make the contours lotus-shaped, while in its centre are the Thai letters R Y S (ร ย ส), which stand for Rohng Yah Soob (โรงงานยาสูบ), i.e. Tobacco Factory.
 Related Link: yah soob, Bangkok, tobacco field, tobacco plant, tobacco curing barns, tobacco cutter, Excise Department