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Leprosy Relief Campaign (1960)

 

Wat Arun    Wat Arun

 

 Issue Name: Leprosy Relief Campaign
 Thai Issue Name: ส.ร. แห่งประเทศไทย (ราชประชาสมาสัย)
 Issue Date: 1960/2503-08-10
 Cause: To publicize the Leprosy Relief Campaign
 Catalogue Number: 1960/3-4
 Denomination: 0.50 Baht, 2.00 Baht
 Unused Value: 22 Baht, 143 Baht
 Complete Set:  165 Baht (unused), 44 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: Unused set
 Size: 26 x 20 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 4 million pieces for the first design, 6,000,000 for the second design
 Printer: Government Printing Bureau, Ministry of Finance, Japan
 Subject: Wat Arun, i.e. the Temple of Dawn, seen through a gate, which is topped by a Thai-style temple-roof, with a bai raka that ends in an antefix in the shape of a hang hongse, and supported by an eave bracket
 Related Link: Wat Arun, bai raka, antefix, hang hongse, eave bracket

 

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