South Korea's (MIC's)
1997 Stamp Issuance Schedule

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Stamp Numbers cited:
Korean Stamp Serial No./#
2002-Korean Postage Stamp Catalogue (KPC)
1999-MICHAEL Middle & East Asian Catalogue-Volume 9
1997 Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue - Part 18
2004-SCOTT Standard Postage Stamp Catalogue - Volume 4

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STAMP
NO./s
DATE
ISSUED
TOPIC DESCRIPTION STAMPS
ISSUED
REMARKS
1890 1891 01.24.97 1997 Winter Universiade: Muju-Chonju (2nd Issue);
Final issue.
1st Issue at Nos. 1867-68, 07.01.96
2 S/S each
PB-1890
PB-1891
1892 02.19.97 The Centennial of the Inception of
Korea's Modern Financial Industry
1 PB-1892
1893 03.05.97 Definitive Postage Stamp (100 Won)
Dishcloth Gourd
1  
1894 04.10.97 The 97th IPU Seoul Conference 1 PB-1894
1895 04.23.97 World Book and Copyright Day 1 PB-1895
1896 1897 05.03.97 Cartoon Series (3rd Issue);
4th Issue at Nos 1946-47, 05.04.98
2nd Issue at Nos. 1862-63, 05.04.96
2 S/S each
PB-1896
PB-1897
See Series
1898 05.10.97 The 2nd Pusan East Asian Games 1 PB-1898
1899 1900 05.31.97 2002 World Cup Korea/Japan (2nd Issue);
3rd Issue at Nos 1949-52, 05.30.98
1st Issue at Nos. 1871-72, 08.01.96
2 S/S each
PB-1899
PB-1900
See WORLD
CUP-2002
1901 1902 06.05.97 Protection of Wild Animals and Plants (4th Issue);
5th Issue at Nos 1941-44, 03.21.98
3rd Issue at Nos. 1851-52, 03.05.96
2 S/S each
PB-1901
PB-1902
See Series
1903 1904
1905 1906
06.19.97 Wild Flower Series (8th Issue)
*Final issue of the series.
7th Issue at Nos. 1857-60, 04.22.96
4 PB-1903
PB-1904
PB-1905
PB-1906
See Series
1907 07.01.97 1997 Kwangju Biennale 1 Design
Contest
PB-1907
1908 07.01.97 Definitive Postage Stamp (80 Won)
Bird-Japanese White-eye
1  
1909 1910
1911 1912
07.21.97 Mushroom Series (5th Issue);
Pictures not in Stamp No. sequence.
As shown: 1912, 1910, 1911, then 1909.
6th Issue at Nos 1957-60, 07.04.98
4th Issue at Nos. 1873-76, 08.19.96
4 S/S each
PB-1909
PB-1910
PB-1911
PB-1912
See Series
1913 1914 09.01.97 Definitive Stamps (170 and 190 Won)
170 Won: Crayfish.
190 Won: Rose of Sharon.
*Postage rate-change, September 1, 97.
2  
1915 09.05.97 The 85th FDI Annual World Dental Congress 1 PB-1915
1916 1917
1918 1919
09.12.97 Definitive Stamps(340, 380, 1340, 1380W)
SAME TOPIC: 747 Airplane flying to
bottom-left corner
4  
1920 10.01.97 Centennial of the Opening of Mokpo Port 1 PB-1920
1921 10.10.97 The Soong Sil Academy Celebrating 100 Years 1 PB-1921
1922 1923
1924 1925
11.01.97 Definitive Postage Stamps
(140, 260, 1170, 1190 Won)
4  
1926 1927
1928 1929
11.03.97 Korean Beauty Series (7th Issue);
8th Issue at Nos 1970-77, 11.20.98
6th Issue at Nos. 1882-85, 11.01.96
4 Se-tenant
SB-1926-29
See Series
1930 11.18.97 Philatelic Week Special 1 S/S
PB-1930
See PHILA
Week
1913-Coil
1914-Coil
11.18.97 Two Coil Stamps of 09.01.97 Definitives;
170 Won: Crayfish.
190 Won: Rose of Sharon (Moo-gong-wha).
2 Coil
Stamps
1931 1932 12.01.97 New Year's Greetings/Holiday Stamps;
"1998-Year of the Tiger".
2 S/S each
PB-1931
PB-1932
See N.Y.'s
1933 1934 12.09.97 Registration of Korea Cultural Treasures
as Parts of the World Heritage(1st Issue);
170 Won: Buddha at Sokkuram Grotto.
380 Won: Pulguksa Temple.
2nd Issue at Nos 1979-80, 12.09.98
2 Special-
Sheet.
Se-tentant.
See Series
1935 1936 12.12.97 Literature Series (3rd Issue);
4th Issue at Nos 1963-64, 09.14.98
2nd Issue at Nos. 1877-78, 09.16.96
2 S/S each
PB-1935
PB-1936
See Series
1937 12.15.97 Definitive Postage Stamp (170 Won);
Bird- Australian Curlew.
1  

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