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The Princess Mother's 7th Cycle Anniversary (1984)

 

Princess Sri Nagarindra, the Princess Mother

 

 Issue Name:

The Princess Mother's 7th Cycle Anniversary

 Thai Issue Name:

ฉลองวันพระราชสมภพครบ 7 รอบ

 Issue Date:

1984/2527-10-21

 Cause:

To commemorate the Princess Mother's 7th Cycle Anniversary, i.e. her 84th Birthday. She was born on 21 October 1900 as Sangwan Talapat

 Catalogue Number:

1984/23

 Denomination:

1.5 Baht

 Unused Value:

12 Baht

 Used Value:

5 Baht

 Thailex Collection:

Unused stamp

 Size:

48 x 30 mm

 Quantity of Stamps:

6,000,000 pieces

 Printer:

Harrison & Sons (High Wycombe) Ltd., England

 Subject:

Princess Sri Nagarindra, the Princess Mother, with her personal royal emblem, i.e. strongly stylized Thai letters S () and W () shaped in the form of a lotus bud (fig.), and a golden banner with the Thai number ๘๔, meaning 84 and referring to her 84th birthday. The Princess Mother's portrait is overarched with roses, referring to her love for flowers, especially roses, which in Thai are known as dok kulaab.

 Related Link:

Sri Nagarindra, Channanie, Somdet Phra Boromma Raja Channanie, lotus, dok, kulaab