Commemorative Coronation Stamps Issued
COMMEMORATIVE CORONATION STAMPS ISSUED
Commemorative stamps celebrating the coronation of King Rama X were released on Saturday 4th May 2019. And The Thailand Post invited the members of the public to buy them at post offices nationwide.
what Thailand Post organized for celebrating the coronation of King Rama X?
Thailand Post has organized an exhibition. Which features all sets of stamps related to His Majesty the King, at Bang Rak Central Post Office. Autographs of the stamp designer and special seals are being provided free of charge.
What is a special technique of the stamp?
It is the first time in the world that using the glass foil technique to print out a stamp, which depicts His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun in full military uniform.
The 10-baht of the stamp also features His Majesty’s Royal Cypher and the Grand Palace embossed on the background, the same design as that for the coronation of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej (Rama IX) in 1950.
How many totally of the stamp?
On this occasion, a total of three million stamps are printing in five colors on 300,000 sheets, and each sheet comprises 10 stamps.
On the stamp, there is the name of the country, the price and the image of His Majesty the King are embossed.
Meanwhile, the price of special envelopes with a stamp is 20 baht. The coronation emblem is printed above a painting of the Grand Palace with the seal of Garuda. So this is a good opportunity for Thai people to buy celebrating stamps the coronation of King Rama X in 2019 for a souvenir.