Commemorative Stamps Issued
Korean Central News Agency of DPRK.
Pyongyang, February 1 (KCNA) -- The Korea Stamp Corporation recently issued
Stamps showing eight scenic views in the era of Songun politics.
The eight views are:
"Sunrise over Mt. Paektu",
"Snow-covered tapaksol (young pine trees) post",
"Chol Pass clad with royal azalea",
"Illuminated night view of the River Jangja",
"Reverberating Ullim Waterfalls",
"Rezoned Handre Plain",
"Sea of potato flowers in Taehongdan"
and "Beautiful view of Poman-ri Village".
Their face values are 3, 12, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80 and 100 won respectively.
As published in Linns Stamp News-New Issues-Asia, May 30, 2005:
Feb. 10: Songun Eight Scenic Wonders, pane of eight se-tenant stamps,
3w, Sunrise at Mount Paektu;
12w, Snowscape at Tabaksol;
40w, Royal azaleas on Chol Pass;
50w, Jangja River;
60w, Ykkun Falls;
70w, Handure Plain;
80w, Potato blossoms at Taehongdam;
Offset, Korea Stamp Corp.; 20,000 perf; 1,000 imperf.