Souvenir Sheet: Mango Sticky Rice

This souvenir sheet caught my eye because it is shaped like a mango. I missed this item when I collected the issue a few years ago, so it goes into the collection.

mangoes

Country: Thailand
Date of Issue: 18th September 2015 (Issue No. 1080)

Stamp Details

The souvenir sheet carries 2 stamps of the same design, featuring a favourite Thai dessert: mango sticky rice (recipe here).

This issue is actually a joint issue with Singapore, commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Thailand – Singapore Diplomatic Relations. The issue consists of 2 stamps, the other stamp features a favourite dessert from Singapore: the venerable ice-cream sandwich.

Thailand

Here is the full issue from Thailand:

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First Day Cover50th-anniversary-of-diplomatic-relations-thailand-singapore-fdc-a

Singapore

And here is a cover carrying the issue from Singapore:

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