The Coronation of King Bhumibol — Thailand #1666a (1996)

One of my favorite stamps portraying His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, Rama IX, is Scott #1666a which is titled “Royal Progress by Land”. The king is pictured riding upon a sedan chair borne by royal dignitaries during his coronation on May 5, 1950. The hat His Majesty is wearing in the image reminds me somewhat of a cowboy hat (although this one is … Continue reading The Coronation of King Bhumibol — Thailand #1666a (1996)