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International Letter Writing Week (1966) ●

 

    

    

 

 Issue Name: International Letter Writing Week 1966
 Thai Issue Name: สัปดาห์สากลแห่งการเขียนจดหมาย ปี 2509
 Issue Date: 1966/2509-10-09
 Cause: To commemorate the 1966 International Letter Writing Week
 Catalogue Number: 1966/13-16
 Denomination: 0.5 Baht, 1 Baht, 2 Baht, 3 Baht
 Unused Value: 50 Baht, 150 Baht, 400 Baht, 400 Baht
 Complete Set:  1,000 Baht (unused), 160 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: n/c
 Size: 27 x 45 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 3,000,000 pieces for design 1966/13; and 1,000,000 pieces each for designs 1966/14-16
 Printer: Government Printing Bureau, Ministry of Finance, Japan
 Subject: 1-2. Five envelops, each with a print, that when joined together form a world map, as well as a classical ink writing pen; 3-4. A woman sitting on the floor reading a letter and a man seated at a floor table writing a letter, while a boy with a juk-topknot is looking on. All are wearing traditional dress.
 Related Link: juk