The Bangkok 2003 World Philatelic Exhibition took place in October 2003.
The Bangkok 2003 World Philatelic Exhibition took place between 4 - 13 October 2003. Celebrating the 120th anniversary of Thai Post and postage stamps, the exhibition was a highlight of the international stamp-collecting calendar.
New Zealand Post's participation in the exhibition was commemorated by way of a special miniature sheet incorporating Thai dancers and three stamps from the Royal New Zealand Ballet 50th Anniversary stamp issue.
Product Listing for Bangkok 2003 FIP Exhibition
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|Miniature Sheet||Mint, used or cancelled miniature sheet.||$3.30|
|Souvenir Cover||First day cover with miniature sheet affixed. Cancelled on the first day of issue.||$3.80|
|Date of issue:||4 October 2003|
|Miniature sheet and exhibition souvenir cover designed by :||CommArts Design, Wellington|
|Cost of miniature sheet:||$3.30|
|Cost of souvenir cover:||$3.80|
|Printer:||Southern Colour Print, Dunedin|
|Number of colours:||Four process colours|
|Miniature sheet size:||110mm x 80mm|
|Paper type:||103gsm Tullis Russell red phosphor stamp paper|
|Number of stamps:||Three|
|Period of sale:||These stamps remained on sale until 3 October 2004.|