Title : Traditional Dye Plants Series (3rd Issue)
Stamp Serial#
2366
KPC#
C-1832 
StanGib#
2747 
Scott#
2140c 
Date of Issue
02/25/2004
Quantity
700,000 
Denomination
190 won 
Design
Pine Tree
(Pinus densiflora Siebold et Zuccarini) 
Original
Painting
Chung, Young-ho 
Designer
Lee, Gi-seog 
Image Area
27mm x 37mm 
Perforation
13 
Sheet Composition
4 x 5
(four stamps setenant) 
Paper
White unwatermarked
Printing process
and colors
Photogravure, six colors 
Print
Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation 
Description
This third packet of postage stamps in the Traditional Dye Plants Series introduces the pine, pomegranate, walnut, and amur maple trees.

Pine Tree (Pinus densiflora Siebold et Zuccarini).
The pine tree, found throughout the Korean Peninsula, is an evergreen needle-leaf tree with reddish brown bark on the upper part of the trunk. Flowers blossom in May bearing fruits from September to October. Reddish brown dye can be extracted from the inner bark of the tree.