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Thai Architecture (1967)

 

Reuan Thai (Thai Style House)    Chedi (Thai Pagoda)

Ho Rakhang (Thai Bell Tower)    Bot (Thai Temple Building)

 

 Issue Name: Thai Architecture
 Thai Issue Name: สถาปัตยกรรมไทย
 Issue Date: 1967/2510-04-06
 Cause: To publicize the beauty of Thai architecture
 Catalogue Number: 1967/22-25
 Denomination: 0.5 Baht, 1.5 Baht, 2 Baht, 3 Baht
 Unused Value: 66 Baht, 154 Baht, 770 Baht, 495 Baht
 Complete Set:  1,485 Baht (unused), 495 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: Unused set (washed)
 Size: 27 x 45 mm (30 x 48 mm incl. white border)
 Quantity of Stamps: 10,000,000 pieces for the first design; 500,000 pieces for each of the other designs
 Printer: Government Printing Bureau, Ministry of Finance, Japan
 Subject: Thai Architecture: 1. Reuan Song Thai (Thai Style House); 2. Chedi (Thai Pagoda), i.e. Wat Phra Sri Sanphet; 3. Ho Rakhang (Thai Bell Tower) of Wat Phra Kaew; 4. Bot (Thai Temple Building) - though in Thai the stamp bears the word bot (โบสถ์), the building is in fact a wihaan, the bot's counterpart, namely Wihaan Phra Mongkon Bophit
 Related Link: Reuan Thai, Chedi, Pagoda, Ho Rakhang, Bot, Ubosot, Ayutthaya, Wat Phra Sri Sanphet, Wat Phra Kaew, Wihaan Phra Mongkon Bophit