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99th Anniversary of the Government Savings Bank (2012)

 

King Vajiravudh (Rama VI) with GSB office building during his reign    King Prajadhipok (Rama VII) with GSB office building during his reign

King Ananda Mahidol (Rama VIII) with GSB office building during his reign    King Bhumipol Adulyadej (Rama IX) with GSB office building during his reign

 

 Issue Name: 99th Anniversary of the Government Savings Bank (Government Savings Bank Stamps in Memoriam of Four Reigns)
 Thai Issue Name: 99 ปี ธนาคารออมสิน
 Issue Date: 2012/2555-04-01
 Cause: To commemorate the 99th Anniversary of the Government Savings Bank
 Catalogue Number: 2012/22-25
 Denomination: 3 Baht (all designs)
 Unused Value: 5 Baht (4 designs)
 Complete Set: 20 Baht (unused), 4 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: Unused set
 Size: 48 x 30 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 800,000 pieces per design
 Printer: Thai British Security Printing Public Company Limited, Thailand
 Subject: Four successive kings of the Chakri Dynasty, i.e. King Vajiravudh, Prajadhipok, Ananda Mahidol, and Bhumipol Adulyadej, who promoted and developed the Government Savings Bank (GSB), starting with King Rama VI, who in 1913 had set aside his personal funds to set up the Savings Bank in order to provide financial services to the public, and ending with the present Rama IX, as the organization still exists today. In the foreground are office buildings of the GSB in each era.
 Related Link: Chakri, Rama VI, Vajiravudh, Rama VII, Prajadhipok, Rama VIII, Ananda Mahidol, Rama IX, Bhumipol Adulyadej, 100th Anniversary of the Government Savings Bank, 84th Anniversary of the Government Saving Bank, thanaakhaan, 72th Anniversary of the Government Saving Bank, 60th Anniversary of the Government Savings Bank