Title : THE 200TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE DEDICATION OF SUWON CASTLE 
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Stamp Serial#
1880 
KPC#
C-1429 
MICHEL#
1904 
StanGib#
2217 
Scott#
1890 
Date of Issue
10/10/1996 
Quantity
3,000,000 
Denomination
400 won 
Design
Treasure No.402 P'aldalmun Gate 
Designer
Won, In-Jae 
Image Area
32mm*22mm 
Perforation
13 
Sheet Composition
10 
Paper
White unwatermarked
Print
Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation 
Description
The events commemorating the 200th anniversary of the dedication of Suwon Castle are being held to present the future course and vision of Suwon as a newly transformed city in the coming 21st century; but, their true meaning lies in re-illuminating governing policy of King Chonjo. He was a dutiful son and generous ruler who fostered pragmatic studies and liberal arts and pursued sweeping reform including the implementation of a policy of impartiality aimed at according equal favor in official appointment to men of all political stripes.

Marking the occasion, the Ministry of Information and Communication is issuing a commemorative stamp to bring the public's attention to the excellence of our cultural assets and to preseve our valuable national cultural heritage for all posterity.