sat lomkheun sangkasih (สัตว์ลมขึ้นสังกะสี)
Thai. ‘Zinc wind-up animal’.
Name for a toy
animal made from tin, which in Thai is actually called
dihbook, while tin
toys are in Thai known as khong len dihbook (ของเล่นดีบุก), though
they are usually referred to as khong len sangkasih, i.e. ‘zinc toys’.
were publicized on a stamp
as part of a set of six Thai postage stamps on zinc toys, issued in 2010