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  • 5 Baht 1988-2008, Y# 219, Thailand, Rama IX
  • 5 Baht 1988-2008, Y# 219, Thailand, Rama IX

Bhumibol Adulyadej (1927–2016), conferred with the title King Bhumibol the Great in 1987, was the ninth monarch of Thailand from the Chakri dynasty as Rama IX. Reigning since 9 June 1946 he was, at the time of his death, the world's longest-reigning head of state, the longest-reigning monarch in Thai history and the longest-reigning monarch having reigned only as an adult, reigning for 70 years, 126 days. During his reign, he was served by a total of 30 prime ministers.


Bespectacled bust of H.M. King Rama IX facing 1/2 left, surrounded by the inscription "King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand".

Engraver: Wuthichai Saengngoen

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Depicts Wat Benchamabophit Dusitvanaram, value and date.

Wat Benchamabophit Dusitvanaram is a Buddhist temple (wat) in the Dusit district of Bangkok, Thailand. Also known as the marble temple, it is one of Bangkok's most beautiful temples and a major tourist attraction. It typifies Bangkok's ornate style of high gables, stepped-out roofs and elaborate finials.

Engraver: Supab Aun-aree

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5 Baht

Heavy Type
Y# 219
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Material Copper Nickel Clad Copper
Weight 7.5 g
Diameter 24 mm
Thickness 2.2 mm
Shape round
Alignment Coin
Royal Thai Mint (RTM)

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