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International Letter Writing Week - Mythological Creatures (1976)

 

kinnari    ngyak

garuda    naga

 

 Issue Name: International Letter Writing Week 1976
 Thai Issue Name: สัปดาห์สากลแห่งการเขียนจดหมาย 2519
 Issue Date: 1976/2519-10-03
 Cause: Commemorative stamps of the annual event with winning designs of previous year's painting competition on creatures from Thai mythology
 Catalogue Number: 1976/18-21
 Denomination: 1 Baht, 2 Baht, 4 Baht, 5 Baht
 Unused Value: 198 Baht, 55 Baht, 77 Baht, 110 Baht
 Complete Set:  440 Baht (unused), 121 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: Unused set
 Size: 27 x 45 mm (30 x 48 mm incl. white border)
 Quantity of Stamps: 1 million pieces for design A and 3 million pieces each for designs B, C and D
 Printer: Joh. Enschedé en Zonen Grafische Inrichting B.V., Holland
 Subject: Half-human half-animal creatures from Thai mythology: 1. Kinnari; 2. ngyak (Suphanamatcha); 3. Garuda (Phaya Krut); 4. naga (phayanaag)
 Related Link: Kinnari, ngyak, Suphanamatcha, Garuda, phaya, Krut, naga, phayanaag, Canda