Title :Definitive Stamp (1 won);
The 2nd Photo-Gravure Series 
Has No Title
Stamp Serial#
880 
KPC#
265 
MICHEL#
907 
StanGib#
1063 
Scott#
636 
Date of Issue
01/20/1974 
Quantity
To be issued as required 
Denomination
1 won 
Design
Hahoe Mask 
Designer
Lee Keun-moon 
Image Area
19mm*22mm 
Perforation
13 *13.5 
Sheet Composition
10*10 
Paper
White unwatermarked 
Printer
Government Printing & Mint Agency of the Repubic of Korea 
Description
"The Ministry of Communications is issuing two kinds of newly designed postage stamps-one-won and 30-won stamps. The one-won stamp features the mask of an old man and the 30-won stamp depicts a honeybee.

1. The mask of an old man One of the Hahoe masks, this mask of an old man was used in a ritual mask dance perf omed to soothe village gods called Dongshin which were enshrined in Songhwang-dang, Kukshin-dang and Samshin-dang in the Hahoe region - Andong and its vicinity in Kyongsang Pukto. Originally, there were a variety of 12 Hahoe masks all made of wood. But only nine of them exist today.