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Red Cross (2012)

 

Red Cross

 

 Issue Name: Red Cross Commemorative Stamp
 Thai Issue Name: กาชาด 2555
 Issue Date: 2012/2555-03-30
 Cause: To draw attention to the Red Cross and its missions
 Catalogue Number: 2012/16
 Denomination: 3 Baht
 Unused Value: 5 Baht
 Used Value: 1 Baht
 Thailex Collection: Unused stamp
 Size: 30 x 48 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 1,000,000 pieces
 Printer: Thai British Security Printing Public Company Limited, Thailand
 Subject: Mascots of the Thai Red Cross Society's Fund Raising Bureau, i.e. a boy holding a donation box and known as Nong Klong Boon (น้องกล่องบุญ), i.e. Merit Box Boy, and a girl referred to as Noo Im Jai (หนูอิ่มใจ), i.e. Full Hearted (i.e. Satisfied or Happy) Girl, who is putting her hands together in a grateful wai. In the background is the picture of a boat providing relief aid, one of the Red Cross' missions during the 2011 flood crisis.
 Related Link: Thai Red Cross Society, nahm thuam, boon, wai