KSC5166-5169: Sports

New Releases DPRK

(News from 조선우표사 / Korea Stamp Corporation) Sports play an important role in adding lustre to the prestige and honour of the country and nation, preparing the people into possessors of noble virtue, rock-hard will and good physique and inspiring them with national pride and dignity. At present the DPRK is seething with sports fever, thus encouraging Korean people to perform new miracles and feats. 

The four stamps in the series:

Sp5166 AthleticsSp5167 Basketball
Sp5168 HandballSp5169 Wrestling

Technical details

1. Stamp (4 values)
Date of Issue 2018-05-10
Stock No.: Sp5166, Sp5167, Sp5168, Sp5169
Size: 42 x 64 mm
Denomination: 50Won
Price: 0.5$
Designer: Kim Won Myong
Quantity: 10000
2. FDC
Stock No.: Fp5166-5169
Size: 200x140mm
Price: 2.4$
Designer: Kim Won Myong
Quantity: 200

The FDC for this issue:

DPRK FDC Fp5166-5169

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Jo Pieters
My name is Jo Pieters. I’m living in Sittard, The Netherlands. I am interested in Korea in general and in collecting stamps of Korea. In 2012 I became a member of the KSS.

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