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Wednesday, August 11, 2010

The 25th Asian International Stamp Exhibition-Amazing Thai Silk

As a part of Asian International stamp Exhibition Thai post issued a set of four postage stamps featuring amazing Thai Silk. Thai silk has won the hearts of people worldwide for a long time and it has become one of the symbols of the country.

In order to honor Her Majesty Queen Sirikit and to promote and publicize Thai silk and silk product, Thailand Post has requested permission from Her Majesty the Queen to present then Royal Peacock brand, which certifies the high quality of Thai silk, on postage stamps and to use hand-woven silk as part of the stamps. The Royal Peacock brand will be presented in embossed foil in four colours–gold, silver, dark blue and green. A miniature sheet with peacock embossed on golden foil, on a white silk material is also added to the issue.

Title: The 25th Asian International Stamp Exhibition-Amazing Thai Silk
Date of Issue: 4 August 2010
Country: Thailand
Denominations: 15 Baht x 2, 25 Baht x 2