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New 2009 Korea Post Stamp Yearbook Book
New 2009 Korea Post Stamp Yearbook Book
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KOREA 1960 40w Cultural month VFU
KOREA 1960 40w Cultural month VFU
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Korea Stamp,  2011 Korean Made Characters,  Cartoon
Korea Stamp, 2011 Korean Made Characters, Cartoon
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KOREA pack A80
KOREA pack A80
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MAHRA STATE pack A1
MAHRA STATE pack A1
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Korea 808a MNH International Book Year,  Globe
Korea 808a MNH International Book Year, Globe
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KOREA STAMPS - MNH - SCOTT# 2285
KOREA STAMPS - MNH - SCOTT# 2285
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About Korean Stamps
 
Korea issued its own stamps in early November 18, 1884. Although the five values ​​were printed - 5, 10, 25, 50 and 100 Sun, only the values ​​5m and 10m have been given, and even saw little use, because the mail had been burned during the rebellion in December 1884.
 
The next set of stamps did not appear until 1895, and consisted of four values: 5, 10, 25 and 50 Poon, all with the same design with a yin-yang symbol. They were overloaded "Tae Han" in 1897, and a premium rate Poon in 1900.
 
The currency exchange in 1900, and Rin, and Cheun weun new stamps required, and consequently published a series of 13, with values ​​ranging between 2 rin 2 weun. Although all models have a common theme of yin yang symbol, the frames are different for each value, and the three highest values ​​is printed in two colors each. In 1902, five of these additional costs handstamps black.
 
Korea has issued a commemorative stamp of the first October 18, 1902, marking the 40th anniversary of Emperor Gojong. Orange described the imperial crown stamp.
 
Stamps end of the Empire was another series of 13 issued in 1903 with all stamps in a municipality is a hawk.