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Thai Heritage Conservation - Prasat Hin Meuang Tam (2011)

 

Prasat Hin Meuang Tam - Umamahesvara lintel    Prasat Hin Meuang Tam - the brick towers

Prasat Hin Meuang Tam - outer gopura    Prasat Hin Meuang Tam - L-shaped pond with 5-headed naga corner

 

 Issue Name: National Thai Heritage Conservation 2011 - Prasat Meuang Tam
 Thai Issue Name: อนุรักษ์มรดกไทย 2554
 Issue Date: 2011/2554-04-02
 Cause: Annual commemorative stamps for the Thai Heritage Conservation Day in honour of H.R.H. Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn
 Catalogue Number: 2011/25-28
 Denomination: 3 Baht (4 designs)
 Unused Value: 6 Baht (4 designs)
 Complete Set: 24 Baht (unused), 4 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: Unused set
 Size: 30 x 48 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 500,000 pieces per design
 Printer: Thai British Security Printing Public Company Limited, Thailand
 Subject: Prasat Hin Meuang Tam in Buriram: 1. lintel with depiction of Umamahesvara, i.e. Shiva and Uma together, seated on the bull Nandi and over a kirtimukha; 2. the brick towers; 3. outer gopura; 4. L-shaped sra or pond with 5-headed naga corner.
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