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The Philatelists Association of Thailand (2011)

 

Philatelists Association of Thailand's logo, Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn postage stamp, and postcard with 4 Rama V postage stamps of 1 Siyaw each

 

 Issue Name: Philatelists Association of Thailand
 Thai Issue Name: สมาคมนักสะสมตราไปรษณียากรแห่งประเทศไทยในพระบรมราชูปถัมภ์สมเด็จพระเทพรัตนราชสุดาฯ สยามบรมราชกุมารี
 Issue Date: 2011/2554-08-09
 Cause: To commemorate The Philatelists Association of Thailand's establishment and its first meeting on 9 August 1975, in which an ad-hoc executive committee was elected, as required by the association's regulations.
 Catalogue Number: 2011/113
 Denomination: 3 Baht
 Unused Value: 6 Baht
 Used Value: 1 Baht
 Thailex Collection: Unused stamp
 Size: 36 x 51 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 500,000 pieces
 Printer: Thai British Security Printing Public Company Limited, Thailand
 Subject: Postage stamp of 3 Baht with another 3 Baht postage stamp issued in 2005 (fig.), with the portrait of Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, under whose royal patronage The Philatelists Association of Thailand was founded in 1975, initiated by some enthusiastic stamp collectors and senior officials of the then Post and Telegraph Department; the  Philatelists Association of Thailand's current logo, which itself features a stamp of 1 Solot, i.e. the very first stamp of the very first set of 3 Thai postage stamps, issued in 1883 AD and with a portrait of King Rama V; and the back of an ancient postcard with four stamped postage stamps of 1 Siyaw each, also with a portrait of King Chulalongkorn and the third and last stamp in the same first set.
 Related Link: The Philatelists Association of Thailand, Sirindhorn, Baht, Solot, Siyaw, Rama V, Chulalongkorn, Rama V (1st Issue - Solot, At, Siyaw)