Siam Rare Cigarette Cards, Thai Dancers, Battles of the Ramayana, Phra Aphai Manee, Thai Alphabet, Inao, Mythical Legends of the East, Celestial Bodies.

 

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SIAM CIGARETTE CARDS


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THAI ALPHABET

ISSUED BY: British American Tobacco Co., Ltd.

Eagle Brand Cigarettes. 1922



A Complete set of fifty chromo lithographed Rare Siam

Cigarette Cards
each measuring approx. 62 x 36 mm.

Individual cards showing the Thai alphabet with illustrations

relating to their usage which was intended for pronunciation

and teaching young children. Captioned in Thai text at

lower portion of card.

A Fine Set.



From around 1910 foreign cigarettes were imported into Siam

(Thailand). Competition was strong so suppliers introduced

trading cards to promote their brands. Cards were designed

in Thailand and manufactured overseas. Trading cards

declined from 1941 when the government of Thailand

introduced its monopoly over tobacco.

PRICE: U.S.$125

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THAI DANCERS


ISSUED BY: By Chai Yo Cigarettes [manufactured by

British American Tobacco Co., Ltd in The

United States of America] 1915




A Complete set of fifty chromo lithographed Rare Siam

Cigarette Cards
each measuring approx. 63 x 36 mm.

Individual cards depicting Thai female performing artists

in their stage costumes. Individually numbered with

Arabic numerals and captioned in Thai script.

 

PRICE: U.S.$95

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BATTLES OF THE RAMAYANA

ISSUED BY: By British American Tobacco Co., Ltd.

Eagle Brand Cigarettes 1920



A Complete set of fifty chromo lithographed Rare Siam

Cigarette Cards
each measuring approx. 63 x 36 mm.

Individual cards depicting battles between heroes and

villain's of the Ramayana. Captioned in Thai text (black ink),

non-numbered. A very good and clean set.


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CELESTIAL BODIES


Including Animals of the Zodiac

ISSUED BY: By British American Tobacco Co., Ltd.

Eagle Brand Cigarettes 1921


A Complete set of fifty chromolithographed Rare Siam

Cigarette Cards
each measuring approx. 63 x 36 mm. Each

card shown with a deity from Hindu mythology being carried

on their creature of transport, numbered and captioned in

Thai text at lower portion of card. Eagle Brand Cigarettes

(Manufactured by British American Tobacco Co., Ltd in the

United States of America) printed in green on verso. Some

surface wear and a few marks to some cards,

but overall a good set.


PRICE: U.S.$85

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THE SAGA OF PHRA APHAI

MANEE



ISSUED BY: By British American Tobacco Co., Ltd.

Eagle Brand Cigarettes 1916



A Complete set of ( the second series) 36 chromolithographed

Rare Siam Cigarette Cards each measuring approx.

60 x 36 mm. depicting names and characters of Phra Aphai

Manee. Cards captioned in Thai script, the first set series

inscribed with black ink, this second set series

inscribed with red ink
.


PRICE: U.S.$60

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INAO

ISSUED BY: By British American Tobacco Co., Ltd.

Eagle Brand Cigarettes 1918.




 This is the complete set of 50 cards of " Inao: A Thai Play ".

Individual Rare Siam Cigarette Cards depicting 50 characters

and their costume, each card named the character in Thai but

not numbered, cards are bright and clean and are in very

good condition, a very beautiful early set of collectable

Thai cigarette cards.

 

PRICE: U.S.$75

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FLOWERING PLANTS OF

THAILAND


ISSUED BY: Siam Government Savings Bank.

1st August 1977




Complete set of 48 numbered chromolithographed cards

depicting Flowering Plants of Thailand, measuring approx

60 x 90 mm, captioned in Thai text, with a description on

verso in Thai text, a few light marks mainly to verso of cards,

but very good.




Issued by The Siam Government Savings Bank and given

away as a gift or souvenir to their clients, usually on

New Year or Children's day.

PRICE: U.S.$35

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FAMOUS PEOPLE OF THE PAST

ISSUED BY: Siam Government Savings Bank.

n.d.


Complete set of 40 numbered chromolithographed cards

depicting a Famous Person of the Past, each card

measuring approx 60 x 90 mm, captioned in Thai text,

with a description on verso in Thai text, slight age browning

mainly to verso of cards, but very good,

Rare.




Issued by The Siam Government Savings Bank and given

away as a gift or souvenir to their clients, usually on

New Year or Children's day.

PRICE: U.S.$55

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VINTAGE CARS

ISSUED BY: Siam Government Savings Bank.

1st September 1993


Complete set of 48 numbered chromolithographed cards

depicting Vintage Cars, measuring approx 60 x 90 mm,

captioned and numbered in Thai text, with a description

on verso in Thai text, a very good set.


Issued by The Siam Government Savings Bank and given

away as a gift or souvenir to their clients, usually on

New Year or Children's day.

PRICE: U.S.$35

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ANTIQUE PORCELAIN AND CERAMICS


ISSUED BY: Siam Government Savings Bank.

1st August 1986



Complete set of 48 numbered chromolithographed cards

depicting a Porcelain/Ceramic object measuring approx

60 x 90 mm, captioned and numbered in Thai text,

with a description on verso in Thai text,

a very good set.


Issued by The Siam Government Savings Bank and given

away as a gift or souvenir to their clients, usually on

New Year or Children's day.

PRICE: U.S.$30

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MASKS OF RAMAYANA

ISSUED BY: Siam Government Savings Bank.

October 1st 1965


Complete set of 48 chromolithographed cards depicting

MASKS OF THE RAMAYANA each

measuring approx 97 x 66 mm, captioned and numbered

in Thai text, with a description of each Figure on verso

in Thai text, a very good set of this beautiful production

protected in card collectors plastic sleeve.




Issued by The Siam Government Savings Bank and given

away as a gift or souvenir to their clients, usually on

New Year or Children's day.

PRICE: U.S.$35

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THE MYTHICAL LEGENDS OF

THE EAST



{Sat-Him-Ma-Pan,Thai name}

ISSUED BY: Siam Government Savings Bank.

August 1st 1989. Series 30th.


*Example Card No. 8: { above} People often confused between

a Waree Kunchorn and a Kunchorn Waree because the two

creature names derived from the same 2 words, “Waree”

which means a body of water (generally sea) and the word

“Kunchorn” which means an elephant.


Complete set of 48 chromolithographed cards depicting

Mythical Figures from legends of the east, drawn, painted

and described by Mr. Prasong Pattamanooch, each

measuring approx 97 x 66 mm, captioned and numbered

in Thai text, with a description of each Figure on verso

in Thai text, a very good set of this beautiful production

protected in card collectors plastic sleeve.

Issued by The Siam Government Savings Bank and given

away as a gift or souvenir to their clients, usually on

New Year or Children's day.

PRICE: U.S.$75

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ANIMALS OF THE WORLD

 

ISSUED BY: Siam Government Savings Bank.

10th Series October 1969



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Complete set of 48 chromolithographed cards depicting

Animals of the World, individual cards describing the Animals

Name, Origin, Physical Description, Behavior and Food,

each measuring approx 97 x 66 mm, captioned and

numbered in Thai text, with a description of each Figure

on verso in Thai text, 4-5 cards with biro number or

heart in margin, a good set of this beautiful production

protected in card collectors plastic sleeves.

Issued by The Siam Government Savings Bank and given

away as a gift or souvenir to their clients, usually on

New Year or Children's day.

PRICE: U.S.$35

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