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International Letter Writing Week - Thai Wicker Work (1986)

 

   

   

 

 Issue Name: International Letter Writing Week - Thai Wicker Work
 Thai Issue Name: สัปดาห์สากลแห่งการเขียนจดหมาย - เครื่องจักสานไทย
 Issue Date: 1986/2529-10-05
 Cause: To commemorate the 1986 International Letter Writing Week and to publicize Thai wicker work
 Catalogue Number: 1986/15-18
 Denomination: 2 Baht, 2 Baht, 6 Baht, 6 Baht
 Unused Value: 15 Baht, 15 Baht, 25 Baht, 25 Baht
 Complete Set:  80 Baht (unused), 30 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: Unused set
 Size: 45 x 27 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 2,000,000 pieces each for designs 1 and 2; and 2,000,000 pieces each for designs 3 and 4
 Printer: Société Nouvelle Cartor Starl, France
 Subject: Various types of baskets woven from bamboo, typically by using bamboo strips called tok (fig.): 1. chalom, 2. krabung, 3. kratib, 4. kaleb
 Related Link: bamboo, tok, chalom, krabung, kratib, kaleb, aeb