TH-1061: Symbol Of Love

Issue Number:  TH-1061Issue Name:  Symbol Of Love Postage StampIssue Date:  2015-02-09Denomination:  5 bahtDesigner: Miss Euamporn Supharoekchai (Thailand Post Company Ltd.)Printer:  Thai British Security Printing Public Company Limited, ThailandPrinting Process:  Lithography, multi-colorQuantity of Stamps:  700,000 piecesSheet Composition: 10 stamps per sheetPerforation:  unk.Size:  31 x 31mm (measured from perforation to perforation)Details:  “Love” The Meaningful Feeling of Relationship February is full of happiness, showing love and care to … Continue reading TH-1061: Symbol Of Love

Thailand’s Stamps for 2015

TH2015-1058STAs I write this on January 1st, the first of Thailand’s stamp issues for 2015 is scheduled for release.  It is a public holiday and the local post office is closed so I will attempt to purchase my copies of the stamp and first day cover tomorrow.  This first issue, 1058 in Thailand Post’s numbering scheme, is the annual Chinese zodiac issue for the Year of the Goat in a completely new design as the previous twelve releases in this series.  One of the things I love about collecting Thai new issues is the low face value – most stamps are either three or five baht so an entire sheet of ten or twenty can be purchased for less than US $2.00.  A full set of single stamps and first day covers for the entire year will run less than $50, judging on what has been announced so far.

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