Title : Definitive Stamp for Priority Mail: 1,610 won 
Stamp Serial#
2301 
KPC#
432 
MICHEL#
2328 
StanGib#
Not Listed 
Scott#
2114 
Date of Issue
01/01/2003 
Quantity
To be issued as required 
Denomination
1,610 won 
Design
transportation modes (airplane, train, truck) 
Designer
Kim Soe-jong 
Image Area
36mm x 26mm 
Perforation
13 
Sheet Composition
5 x 10 
Paper
White unwatermarked
Printing process
and colors
Photogravure, 6 colors 
Print
Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation 
Description
With the adjustment in the postal rates effective as of January, 1, 2003, 1,380-won definitives (over 5 grams and under 25 grams) and 1,410-won definitives (over 25 grams and under 50 grams) for priority registered mail, 1,290-won definitives (over 5 grams and under 25 grams) and 1,310-won definitives (over 25 grams and under 50 grams) for non-priority registered mail will be raised to 1,580 won, 1,610 won, 1,490 won and 1,510 won respectively. While the existing designs on these definitives will continued to be used, changes will be added to the colors in the margin of the sheet.

Definitives for priority registered mail present a speedy image the design of ¡¸transportation modes (airplane, train, truck)¡¹. Changes are also made to the margin of the 1,580-won definitives to purple, and a silvery tone for the 1,610-won definitives for distiction of use.