KSC5232: New Year Juche 109 (2020)

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(News from 조선우표사 / Korea Stamp Corporation) The Korea Stamp Corporation has issued a stamp and a series of 5 postcards for New Year 2020. The cards feature social-realist paintings with slogans such as “We will defend generation after generation our national flag which is replete with breathing of the homeland and as dear as life!” and “Let us reap a rich harvest in this year!

Stamp and cards

The stamp and the five cards have the following designs/texts:

  • 10 won stamp: Under the uplifted banner of self-reliance!
  • 10 won postcard: We will defend generation after generation our national flag which is replete with breathing of the homeland and as dear as life!
  • 10 won postcard: Let us bring about a great upsurge on all fronts of the socialist construction by regarding self-reliance as a treasured sword for prosperity!
  • 10 won postcard: 75th founding anniversary of the Workers’ Party of Korea
  • 10 won postcard: Let us reap a rich harvest in this year!
  • 10 won postcard: New Year’s Day
Stamp KSC5232 (10 won): “Under the uplifted banner of self-reliance!”
Postcard Ps734 (10 won): “We will defend generation after generation our national flag which is replete with breathing of the homeland and as dear as life!”
Postcard Ps735 (10 won): “Let us bring about a great upsurge on all fronts of the socialist construction by regarding self-reliance as a treasured sword for prosperity!”
Postcard Ps736 (10 won): “75th founding anniversary of the Workers’ Party of Korea”
Postcard Ps737 (10 won): “Let us reap a rich harvest in this year!”
Postcard Ps738 (10 won): “New Year’s Day”

FDC

The accompanying FDC for the series:

FDC Fp5232

Technical details

1. Stamp
Date of Issue: January 1 Juche 109 (2020)
Stock No.: 5232
Size: 33 x 45 mm
Denomination: 10 won
Designer: Choe Kuk Chol
Printing: Offset
Quantity: 20.000 (Perf.), 2.000 (Imperf.)
2. FDC
Date of Issue: 2020-01-01
Stock No.: Fp5232
Size: 162 x 114 mm
Designer: Choe Kuk Chol
Quantity: 700
3. Postcard (5 values)
Stock No.: Ps734 - Ps738
Size: 148 x 105 mm
Denomination: 10 won x 5
Designer: Kim Jin Song
Quantity: 5/5.000

Stamp leaflet

The new issue stamp leaflet for this issue was also released:

New issue leaflet (front) for KSC5232
New issue leaflet (back) for KSC5232

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