1993 South Korea Issue-Year Summary

As of December 31, 1993

1993 Stamps and Philatelic items by class/type


1. The Basic Postal-Rate of 100 Won (Commemorative Stamp denomination), increased to 110 Won with the first stamp issue of 1993, No. 1708, 02.15.93.

2. Stamp Nos. 1736-39, are a se-tenant strip of 4. Topic: Korean Beauty Series (3rd Issue).

3. All 1993 Collector Booklets, released by the Korean Philatelic Center, were of the Type 1-Souvenir Booklet format.

4. I rely on Scott listing for the existence of Souvenir Booklets, Nos. 1726-29, Sc# 1622-23B. I do not have, and have not seen.
I have Nos. 1745-46, which 98-Scott does not list, at Sc# 1749-50. Each Booklet contains 4 stamps.

5. Commemorative Stamps, Nos. 1745-46, are classed as NEW YEAR/HOLIDAY stamps by Korea.

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