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 Issue Name: Thai Orchids (3rd Series)
 Thai Issue Name: กล้วยไม้ไทย (ชุด 3)
 Issue Date: 1975/2518-08-12
 Cause: To publicize Thai orchids
 Catalogue Number: 1975/28-31
 Denomination: 0.75 Baht, 2 Baht, 2.75 Baht, 5 Baht
 Unused Value: 30 Baht, 60 Baht, 90 Baht, 150 Baht
 Complete Set:  330 Baht (unused), 90 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: n/c
 Size: 27 x 45 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 3,000,000 pieces for design 1975/28 and 1,000,000 pieces each for designs 1975/29-31
 Printer: Joh. Enschedé en Zonen Grafische Inrichting B.V., The Netherlands
 Subject: Various orchids found in Thailand: 1. Dendrobium cruentum, in Thai called euang pahk nok kaew (เอื้องปากนกแก้ว); 2. Dendrobium parishii, known in Thai as euang saay nahm khrang (เอื้องสายน้ำครั่ง); 3. Papilionanthe teres, in Thai referred to as euang mohk (เอื้องโมกข์); 4. Vanda denisoniana, euang sahm poy (เอื้องสามปอย)
 Related Link: orchid