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Thai Khon Masks - 2nd Series (1981)

Thai Khon Mask of Ongkhot     Thai Khon Mask of Maiyarap

Thai Khon Mask of Sukrihp     Thai Khon Mask of Indrachit

 

 Issue Name: Thai Khon Masks (2nd Series)
 Thai Issue Name: หัวโขน (ชุด 2)
 Issue Date: 1981/2524-07-01
 Cause: To publicize Thai art and literature by depicting khon masks representing characters from the epic Ramakien
 Catalogue Number: 1981/11-14
 Denomination: 0.75 Baht, 2 Baht, 3 Baht, 5 Baht
 Unused Value: 11 Baht, 33 Baht, 55 Baht, 66 Baht
 Complete Set:  165 Baht (unused), 88 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: Unused set
 Size: 45 x 27 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 3 million pieces for the first design, 1 million pieces for each of the other designs
 Printer: Joh. Enschedé en Zonen Grafische Inrichting B.V., The Netherlands
 Subject: Khon masks representing characters from the epic Ramakien: 1. Ongkhot; 2. Maiyarahp; 3. Sukrihp; 4. Indrachit
 Related Link: Ongkhot, Maiyarahp, Sukrihp, Indrachit, khon, Ramakien, epic, list of Ramakien characters, khon, khon masks, Khon Masks (Thai Heritage Conservation Day)