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International Letter Writing Week (1969) ●

 

   

   

 

 Issue Name: International Letter Writing Week 1969
 Thai Issue Name: สัปดาห์สากลแห่งการเขียนจดหมาย ปี 2512
 Issue Date: 1969/2512-10-05
 Cause: To commemorate the 1969 International Letter Writing Week
 Catalogue Number: 1969/8-11
 Denomination: 0.5 Baht, 1 Baht, 2 Baht, 3 Baht
 Unused Value: 30 Baht, 60 Baht, 80 Baht, 120 Baht
 Complete Set:  290 Baht (unused), 85 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: n/c
 Size: 27 x 45 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 3 million pieces for the first design and 1 million pieces for each of the other designs
 Printer: Thomas De La Rue & Co., Ltd., England
 Subject: People writing and sending letters, mailboxes (fig.), of which one with the logo of the Post and Telegraph Department, i.e. a Garuda over a post horn (fig.), as well as some iconic Thai objects and monuments, such as: 1-2. the King Taksin Statue at Wong Wian Yai (fig.), a woman playing the so sahm saai (fig.), a male kite called waw chula (fig.), and a bell-shaped chedi or pagoda (fig.); and 3-4. Democracy Monument.
 Related Links: Taksin, Wong Wian Yai, so sahm saai, waw, chula, chedi, pagoda, Democracy Monument, Garuda