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Shadow Plays (1969)

 

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 Issue Name: Shadow Plays
 Thai Issue Name: หนังใหญ่
 Issue Date: 1969/2512-12-18
 Cause: To publicize the ancient art of Thai shadow plays
 Catalogue Number: 1969/19-22
 Denomination: 0.5 Baht, 2 Baht, 3 Baht, 5 Baht
 Unused Value: 11 Baht, 110 Baht, 77 Baht, 187 Baht
 Complete Set:  385 Baht (unused), 122 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: Unused set
 Size: 26 x 20 mm (29 x 23 mm incl. white border)
 Quantity of Stamps: 5 million pieces for the first design, 1 million pieces for the other designs
 Printer: Government Printing Bureau, Ministry of Finance, Japan
 Subject: shadow plays: Rama, Ramasoon, Mekala, Ongkhot
 Related Links: nang thalung, nang yai, Rama, Ramasoon, Mekala, Ongkhot