KSC5184: New Year Juche 108 (2019)

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(News from 조선우표사 / Korea Stamp Corporation) A stamp was issued to celebrate the New Year Juche 108 (2019). At the same time a set of postcards was issued. 


The 10 won stamp:

KSC5184: 10 won stamp showing “a happy family greeting the new year”.


The stamp is also available on FDC:

Fp5184 (FDC).


At the same time a set of 5 postcards was issued:

PSC727 (10 won postcard) “Lake Chon on Mt Paektu” (front/reverse).
PSC728 (10 won postcard) “Let us make a leap forward by dint of science and guarantee the future by dint of education!” (front/reverse).
PSC729 (10 won postcard) “Let us implement to the letter the decisions of the April Plenary Meeting of the Party Central Committee! (front/reverse).
PSC730 (10 won postcard) “Agricultural workers aroused in the new year’s striving” (front/reverse).
PSC731 (10 won postcard) “New Year’s Day” (front/reverse).

Technical details

1. Stamp
Date of Issue: January 1 Juche 108 (2019)
Stock No.: 5184
Size: 45 x 33 mm
Denomination: 10 won
Designer: Hong Song Il
Printing: Offset
Quantity: 15.000 (Perf.), 2.000 (Imperf.)
Price: $0,10
2. FDC
Size: 162 x 114 mm
Designer: Hong Song Il
Quantity: 300
Price: $0,50
3. Postcards (5 values)
Stock No.: 727 - 731
Size: 148 x 105 mm
Denomination: 10 won x 5
Designer: Kim Jin Song
Quantity: 5/1.000
Price: $0,60

Stamp leaflets

The new issue stamp leaflet for this issue:

Leaflet (font)
Leaflet (reverse)

All images in page copyright: 조선우표사 / Korea Stamp Corporation.

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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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