Title : Commemorative Postage Stamp for the Inauguration of the 13th President  (View Souvenir Sheet)
Stamp Serial#
1526 
KPC#
C-1156 
MICHEL#
1550 
StanGib#
1824 
Scott#
1507 
Date of Issue
02/24/1988 
Quantity
3,000,000 
Denomination
80 won 
Design
President Roh Tae-Woo, National Flag, and Olympic Statdium 
Designer
Lee, Keun-moon 
Image Area
33mm*23mm 
Perforation
13 
Sheet Composition
Sheet of 20(5*4) 
Paper
White Unwatermarked
Print
Korea Security Printing and Minting Corporation 
Description
February 25, 1988 is the Presidential Inauguration Day, when Mr. Roh Tae-Woo is sworn in as the 13th President of the Republic of Korea.

The new President won the direct election of last December 16, 1987, conducted under the new Constitution, amended by common consent among the ruling and opposition parties and the nation as a whole.

The Ministry of Communications issues this postage stamp in commemoration of President Roh's inauguration, and the birth of his new government, which is expected to open a new chapter in our democratic advancement and national reconciliation.