Thursday, 1 August 2013

Stamp with a Miniature Book Attached

Category - Touch
Subcategory - Stamp with Materials attached - Miniature Book

Thailand 2013 Bangkok World Book Capital Commemorative Stamp with miniature book affixed

Issue date: 23 April 2013

UNESCO has presented and honorary prize of "World Book Capital 2013" to Bangkok as the 13th city in its capacity as the metropolis of reading to encourage learning by books at international level. For this important event stamp series, apart from being royally permitted to use H.R.H. Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn's literary work, The Mischievous Kaew, as the replica, it is also the first time that a commemorative postage stamp has been produced by modeling the said book in miniature, from the Episode: "The Great Musician" which may also be read with naked eyes on the souvenir sheet of this issue. 

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1 comment:

  1. There have been two other stamps with little books attached - first was issued by the Netherlands and second was issued by Vatican City