Title: The Inauguration of the 16th President - President Roh Moo-hyun 
(View Souvenir Sheet)
Stamp Serial#
2313 
KPC#
C-1786 
MICHEL#
2340 
StanGib#
2690 
Scott#
2118 
Date of Issue
02/25/2003 
Quantity
7,000,000  
Denomination
190 won 
Design
President Roh Moo-hyun, Taegeukgi (the national flag), and the world map  
Original Painting
Chung, Young-ho 
Designer
Lee, Gi-seog 
Image Area
40mm x 30mm 
Perforation
13 
Sheet Composition
4 x 4
setentant 
Paper
White unwatermarked
Printing process
and colors
Photogravure, 5 colors 
Print
Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation 
Description
February 25, 2003 marks a memorable day when the 16th President of the Republic of Korea, Roh Moo-hyun is inaugurated.

The Korea Post of the Ministry of Information and Communications is issuing a commemorative stamp to celebrate the inauguration of President Roh Moo-hyun and to wish for the participation of all Koreans in building a new nation based on national harmony.

The stamp features the Korean peninsula, the Taegeuk design and the image of the new president joined together with Cheonji Lake at Mt. Baekdu in the margin of the stamp that expresses the national aspiration for becoming the economic hub of Southeast Asia, peace on the Korean peninsula, and national harmony. By displaying an image of the innocence of children, the Souvenir Sheet portrays the message of the dreams and future of future generations.

In addition, the stamp pack includes stamps, Souvenir Sheets, First Day Cover, and My Own Stamp for expressing personal congratulations. The commemorative postmark designed in the character of the President is also introduced.