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Queen Sirikit's 60th Birthday Anniversary - 3rd Series (1992)

       

   

 

 Issue Name: Queen Sirikit's 60th Birthday Anniversary (3rd Series)
 Thai Issue Name: มหามงคลเฉลิมพระชนมพรรษา 5 รอบ สมเด็จพระนางเจ้า พระบรมราชินีนาถ (ชุดที่ 3)
 Issue Date: 1992/2535-08-12
 Cause: To commemorate the fifth birthday cycle, i.e. the 60th Birthday, of Queen Sirikit Kitthiyagon
 Catalogue Number: 1992/67-71
 Denomination: 2 Baht (5 designs)
 Unused Value: 11 Baht (5 designs)
 Used Value: 55 Baht (unused), 30 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: Unused set
 Size: 48 x 33 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 3,000,000 pieces per design
 Printer: The Government Printing Bureau, Ministry of Finance, Japan
 Subject: Royal Regalia set of Queen Sirikit Kitthiyagon, which consist of enamelled golden vessels, namely: 1. a betel-set used to hold and prepare the ingredients for betel nut chewing (fig.); 2. a teapot-like kettle; 3. a phaan (footed tray) with a lidded bowl for storing cold drinking water; 4. a phaan with a lidded box for keeping betel nuts; 5. a spittoon-like receptacle.
 Related Link: Sirikit Kitthiyagon, kakuthaphan, betel-set, betel nut, phaan, Royal Regalia, Golden Niellowares, jingtai lan, Thai gold, King Bhumiphon's Golden Vessels