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International Letter Writing Week - Coconut-leaf Folk Toys (1988)

 

    

    

 

 Issue Name:

International Letter Writing Week 1988

 Thai Issue Name: สัปดาห์สากลแห่งการเขียนจดหมาย 2531
 Issue Date: 1988/2531-10-09
 Cause: To commemorate the 1988 International Letter Writing Week, with winning designs of the 1986 painting competition on woven coconut-leaf toys. The first three design are made by Miss Napaporn Boonyasakdi (น.ส. นภาพร บุญญาศักดิ์); the fourth design is made by Mr. Narong Kaewsawang (นาย ณรงค์ แก้วสว่าง)
 Catalogue Number: 1988/29-32
 Denomination: 2 Baht, 2 Baht, 6 Baht, 6 Baht
 Unused Value: 5 Baht, 5 Baht, 15 Baht, 15 Baht
 Complete Set:  40 Baht (unused), 24 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: n/a
 Size: 27 x 45 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 4,000,000 pieces each for the first 2 designs; 1,000,000 pieces each for the last 2 designs
 Printer: Leigh-Mardon Pty. Limited, Australia
 Subject: Paintings of various toys made from coconut-leaves: 1. grasshopper; 2. carp; 3. bird; 4. takro
 Related Link: coconut, takro, pla kooy, takkataen, Index Birds of the Orient