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SEAP Games (1959)

 

Thai style mondop (gate)    Chattra (multi-layered parasol)

Archer in traditional Thai dress    Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn) and Suphanahongse (the King's personal Royal Barge)

 

 Issue Name: SEAP Games
 Thai Issue Name: กีฬาแหลมทองครั้งที่ 1
 Issue Date: 1959/2502-10-15
 Cause: To mark the first ever SEAP Games, held in Bangkok in 1959
 Catalogue Number: 1959/2-5
 Denomination: 0.10 Baht, 0.25 Baht, 1.25 Baht, 2.00 Baht
 Unused Value: 33 Baht, 38 Baht, 165 Baht, 132 Baht
 Complete Set:  368 Baht (unused), 110 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: Unused set
 Size: 32 x 22 mm (35 x 25 mm incl. white border)
 Quantity of Stamps: 4 million pieces for each of the designs A and B, 1 million for each of the other two designs
 Printer: Government Printing Bureau, Ministry of Finance, Japan
 Subject: mondop; chattra; kaan ying thanoo; Suphanahongse, Wat Arun. Each stamps also bears the logo of the SEAP Games, i.e. a circle of six interlocking rings.
 Related Link: SEA Games