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01 January 2020

New Year Juche 109

North Korea: New Year Juche 109 (2020), 1 January 2020. Image courtesy of Xu Wei, member of the DPRK Stamps & Covers Facebook Group.

Date of Issue: January 1 Juche 109 (2020)
Stock No.: 5232
Size: 33 x 45 mm
Denomination: 10 won
Designer: Choe Kuk Chol
Printing: Offset
Quantity: 20.000 (Perf.), 2.000 (Imperf.)

North Korea: New Year Juche 109 (2020), 1 January 2020 (front page of issue brochure). Image courtesy of Xu Wei, member of the DPRK Stamps & Covers Facebook Group.

In the Korean Stamp Corporation announcement, the 10-won New Year 109 (2020) stamp is described as “Under the Uplifted Banner of Self-Reliance.” It was designed by Choe Kuk Chol and printed using offset lithography in a quantity of 20,000 perforated and 2,000 imperforate copies. It measures 33 x 45 mm and has Stock No. 5232. Only 700 first day covers will be available.

North Korea: New Year Juche 109, 1 January 2020 (first day cover and cancellation). Image from 조선우표사 / Korea Stamp Corporation.

FDC
Date of Issue: 2020-01-01
Stock No.: Fp5232
Size: 162 x 114 mm
Designer: Choe Kuk Chol
Quantity: 700

North Korea: New Year Juche 109, 1 January 2020 (issue brochure). Images from 조선우표사 / Korea Stamp Corporation.

You may also like to view the article about the Pre-Paid Postcards issued on 1 January 2020.

Updated: 1 January 2020 with additional images


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