KSC5191-5194: Traditional Dishes

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(News from 조선우표사 / Korea Stamp Corporation) Four stamps were issued showing Korean traditional dishes. These are frozen potato cake, mung bean jelly cake, kudzu root starch cake and steamed terrapin. 


The four stamps have the following values/designs:

  • 10 won stamp: Frozen Potato Cake
  • 30 won stamp: Mung Bean Jelly Cake
  • 50 won stamp: Kudzu Root Starch Cake
  • 70 won stamp: Steamed Terrapin
KSC5191-5194: complete series (Sp5191-Sp5194)


The stamp sheetlet is also available on FDC:

FDC: Fp5191-5194

Technical details

1. Stamps (4 values)
Date of Issue: February 20 Juche 108 (2019)
Stock No.: 5191-5194
Size: 42 x 30 mm
Denomination: 160 won
Designer: Ri Jin Hyok
Printing: Offset
Quantity: 4/10 000 (Perf.), 4/1 000 (Imperf.)
Price: $1,60 (Perf.), $3,20 (Imperf.)
2. FDC
Size: 162 x 114 mm
Designer: Ri Jin Hyok
Quantity: 300
Price: $2,00 (Perf.), $3,60 (Imperf.)

Stamp leaflets

The new issue stamp leaflet for this issue:

Leaflet (front)
Leaflet (inside)

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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