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Thailand 01-08-08 125th Anniversary of Thai Postal Service

PostPosted: 02 Aug 2008 01:50
by rakstampthai
Issue Name : 125th Anniversary of Thai Postal Service Commemorative Stamps (1st Series)

Issue Date : 01 AUG 2008

Perforation : 13.5

Denomination : 5, 5, 5, 10, and 25 Baht

Details : The Thai postal service was lunched on King Chulalongkorn's initiative with the aim of modernizing the country and facilitating trade in Thailand and with the civilized nations.

The service started on August 4th, 1883 and so 2008 is the 152th anniversary of "Thailand Post". For mre than a century, the Thai Postal service has undergone changes and has had to adjust itself and improve is work so that it is able to enjoy growth and expand all over the country. Its network is linked to postal services around the world.

Quantity of stamps: 1,000,000 Stamps
Composition: 5 stamps (Sold in units of 1 sheet / 5 stamps)

Printing Process: Lithography Multi-colour
Designer : Udorn Niyomthum (Thailand Post Company Limited)

Souvenir Sheet Price: 35 Baht (10 days / 10 designs)
Quantity of S/Sheet: 1XX,000 Sheets

FDC Price: 70 Baht (Saleable at a set of 2 covers)
Quantity of FDC : 1X,000 covers
Size : 30 x 49 mm. (Vertical-measured from perforation to perforation)
Printer : Cartor Security Printing, France


Re: Thailand 01-08-08 125th Anniversary of Thai Postal Service

PostPosted: 04 Aug 2008 14:46
by rakstampthai
yechohsan wrote:Hi, POM .... Nice to see you back.

nice to meet u too.