KSC5265-5267: Yangdok Hot Spring Resort

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(News from 조선우표사 / Korea Stamp Corporation) The Korea Stamp Corporation has issued a stamp and a souvenir sheet showing the Yangdok Hot Spring Resort. According to the KSC “the inaugural ceremony of the Yangdok Hot Spring Resort was held with splendour on December 7, Juche 108 (2019).”

The text continues: “The resort is a comprehensive spa facility and multi-functional sports and cultural complex conducive to the promotion of public health and leisure activities.” The series exists of two individual stamps and one souvenir sheet with a total of 4 stamps.

Stamps

The stamps have a values of 10 won, 30 won and 50 won. The designs are:

  • 10 won stamp: Welfare service facilities in Yangdok Hot Spring Resort
  • 30 won stamp: Outdoor spa baths and walkways in Yangdok Hot Spring Resort
  • 30 won stamp (sheetlet): Mark of Yangdok Hot Spring Resort
  • 50 won stamp (sheetlet): Indoor spa baths
  • 50 won stamp (sheetlet): Outdoor spa baths
  • 50 won stamp (sheetlet): Skiing area and riding park
KSC5265: Welfare service facilities in Yangdok Hot Spring Resort
KSC5266: Outdoor spa baths and walkways in Yangdok Hot Spring Resort
KSC5267: Sheetlet showing Mark of Yangdok Hot Spring Resort, Indoor spa baths, Outdoor spa baths, Skiing area and riding park

FDCs

The accompanying FDCs for the series:

FDC Fp5265-5266
FDC Fp5267

Technical details

1. Stamps (2 values)
Date of Issue: February 29 Juche 109 (2020)
Stock No.: 5265-5266
Size: 70 x 24.5 mm
Denomination: 10 won, 30 won
Designer: Kim Hae Yong, Kim Won Myong
Printing: Offset
Sheet Composition: 2/4 x 6
Quantity: 2/15 000 (Perf.), 2/1 000 (Imperf.)
2. Sheetlet
Stock No.: 5267
Size: 150 x 93 mm, Φ 32 mm (stamp)
45 x 33 mm (stamp)
Denomination: 180 won
Designer: Choe Chol Man, Kim Hae Yong,
Kim Won Myong
Printing: Offset
Quantity: 15 000 (Perf.), 1 000 (Imperf.)
3. FDC
Size: 200 x 140 mm
Designer: Ro Myong Il
Quantity: 2/600

Stamp leaflet

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

New issue leaflet (front) for KSC5265-5267
New issue leaflet (back) for KSC5265-5267

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Currently KSS Publisher/Webmaster, previously KSS Chairman (2018-2019). Living in Amsterdam. I collect Korean revenue stamps, see my website:
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