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Bangkok 1983 International Stamp Exhibition - 2nd Series (1983) ●

 

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 Issue Name: Bangkok 1983 International Stamp Exhibition (2nd edition)
 Thai Issue Name: งานแสดงตราไปรษณียากรระหว่างประเทศ กรุงเทพฯ 2526 (ชุด 2)
 Issue Date: 1983/2526-02-25
 Cause: To celebrate the centenary of the Thai Postal Service and the first issue of Thai postage stamps (fig.), as well as to publicize the 1983 Bangkok International Stamp Exhibition organized by the Communications Authority of Thailand (CAT) in cooperation with The Philatelists Association of Thailand (fig.) and held at the Suan Amphorn Auditorium (หอประชุมใหญ่สวนอัมพร) in Bangkok's, khet Dusit and located near the Dusit Palace with Phra Thihnang Amphon Sathaan (fig.). The exhibition was held from 4 to 13 August 1983.
 Catalogue Number: 1983/2-3
 Denomination: 7 Baht, 10 Baht
 Unused Value: 50 Baht, 70 Baht
 Complete Set: 120 Baht (unused), 20 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: n/c
 Size: 27 x 45 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 5,000,000 pieces for design 1983/2 and 2,000,000 pieces for design 1983/3
 Printer: Joh. Enschedé Stamps, Security Printers B.V., The Netherlands
 Subject: The nation's first ever Post Office building near the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, and the logo of the 1983 Bangkok International Stamp Exhibition, i.e. the year 1983 and the name Bangkok in both Thai and Roman script, framed by the perforated outlines of a postage stamp and in the top right corner the longitudinal and latitudinal lines of a world globe, in blue print on the first design and in red print on the second design.
 Related Link: Centenary of Post and Telecommunications School, nation's first ever Post Office (6 Baht stamp, design 5), Postman's Uniform, 120th Anniversary of the Postal School, 125th Anniversary of the Postal School, first issue of Thai postage stamps, Bangkok, khet, Phra Thihnang Amphon Sathaan, Dusit, The Philatelists Association of Thailand