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International Letter Writing Week - Wickerwork (1995)

 

takong   krachang klom

soom pla   ih-joo

 

 Issue Name: International Letter Writing Week - Wickerwork
 Thai Issue Name: สัปดาห์สากลแห่งการเขียนจดหมาย 2540 - วรรณกรรมไทย
 Issue Date: 1995/2538-10-08
 Cause: To commemorate the 1995 International Letter Writing Week and to publicize Thai wickerwork, with prize winning drawings from the 1993 International Letter Writing Week drawing competition
 Catalogue Number: 1995/30-33
 Denomination: 2 Baht, 2 Baht, 9 Baht, 9 Baht
 Unused Value: 5 Baht, 5 Baht, 12 Baht, 12 Baht
 Complete Set:  34 Baht (unused), 24 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: Unused set
 Size: 45 x 27 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 2,500,000 pieces for design 1; 2,000,000 pieces for designs 2-4
 Printer: Joh. Enschedé Stamps, Security Printers B.V., The Netherlands
 Subject: Various types of traditional Thai wickerwork, in particular for catching or keeping aquatic animals: 1. takong or kong; 2. krachang klom; 3. soom pla; 4. a ih-joo, sometimes more generally referred to as a tum
 Related Link: takong, kong, krachang, soom pla, tum, ih-joo, fish