Title:Musical Instrument Series (1st Issue) 
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Stamp Serial#
883 
KPC#
C-593 
MICHEL#
910 
StanGib#
1090 
Scott#
884 
Date of Issue
02/20/1974 
Quantity
1,500,000 
Denomination
30 won 
Design
Nae-kak
Shell trumpet 
Designer
Chun Hee-han 
Image Area
49mm*33mm 
Perforation
13 
Sheet Composition
5Ąż5 
Paper
White unwatermarked
Printer
Government Printing & Mint Agency of the Repubic of Korea 
Description
The Ministry of Communications is issuing these two stamps as the first part of a series designed to introduce Korea`s traditional musical instruments. The series includes 10 kinds of such stamps, all of which will be issued in 1974.

2. Nagak (A shell trumpet) Also called Sora, this shell trumpet has been used since the Koryo period. It produces only one deep note as a bugler blows it through a hole made at the sharp tip of the shell. Now it is used in the Korean military music.