Title : The World Cermic Exposition 2001 Korea
Stamp Serial#
2176 
KPC#
C-1670 
MICHEL#
2203 
StanGib#
2521 
Scott#
2060 
Date of Issue
08/10/2001 
Quantity
2,000,000 
Denomination
170won 
Design
Cheongja-sanggam-yujuk-yeollo-wonang-munjeongbyeong and the logo of the World Ceramic Exposition 2001 Korea 
Designer
Park, Eun-kyung 
Image Area
26mm*36mm 
Perforation
13 
Sheet Composition
4*5 
Paper
White unwatermarked
Printing process
and colors
Photogravure, 5 colors 
Print
Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation 
Description
The World Ceramic Exposition 2001 Korea will be held from August 10th to October 28th in Incheon, Yeoju, and Gwangju, the three cities in Gyeonggi-do and home to traditions and spirits of Korean ceramics.

Organized under the theme of "Shaping the Future with Earth," the exposition will offer a venue for a genuine cultural festivity at the threshold of the new miilennium for people coming from all over the world. The global event is organized by Gyeonggi Provincial Government (the Organizing Committee of the World Ceramic Exposition 2001 Korea), and sponsored by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and Ministry of Government Administration and Home Affairs of Korea, International Academy of Ceramics (IAC), National Council on Education for the Ceramics Arts of the USA (UNECA), and American Ceramics Society (ACerS).