Title: Traditional Culture Special (2nd Issue) 
Stamp Serial#
2325 
KPC#
C-1796 
MICHEL#
2352 
StanGib#
2703 
Scott#
2120d 
Date of Issue
05/19/2003 
Quantity
800,000 
Denomination
190 won 
Design
Sedan Chair (Namyeo) 
Engraver
Lee, Pil-woo 
Designer
Park, Eun-kyung
Kim, Chang-hwan(Photography) 
Image Area
35mm x 35mm 
Perforation
13 
Sheet Composition
4 x 4
(four stamps setenant) 
Paper
White unwatermarked
Printing process
and colors
Intaglio, two colors
(Octagonal stamp) 
Print
Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation 
Description
The special stamp depicting "Traditional Korean Culture" is issued to demonstrate the wisdom and aesthetic sensitivity of our ancestors by showcasing articles used by them daily. Introduced in the second bundle of the series are "sedan chairs" which were the main mode of transportation in the olden days.

Namyeo Sedan Chair
This small open sedan chair resembles a chair. There is no cover over the chair as it was used for passage through narrow roads, including mountain trails. The chair could be carried over the shoulders from the front and the back as it had poles for handles. The sedan chair with four carriers were used by government officials with rank of above Jongipum Champan, while the chair with two carriers were used by government official with the title of Dangsanggwan above the rank of Jeongsampum.