SOUTH KOREA

Stamps inscribed 'Republic of Korea' and '' or 'Korea' and ''

<- 1949 Japanese stamps used
1949 -

From 1949: 1 Won = 100 Jeon
From 1953: 1 Hwan = 100 Jeon = 100 Won
From 1962: 1 Won (KRW) = 100 Jeon = 10 Hwan
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MYTHIC CATS

Issue Item code Item type Face value Remarks
1951 Definitives: National Symbols KR19500401 ST 0_20 1 Stamp 0.20 White Tiger (one of the Four Deities)
Fresque (heavily stylized - more dragon- than tiger-like in my opinion)
Normal perforation
KR19500401 ST 0_20 2 Imperforate stamp 0.20 White Tiger (one of the Four Deities)
Fresque (heavily stylized - more dragon- than tiger-like in my opinion)
Rouletted perforation
KR19500401 IMP 0_20 Imperforate stamp 0.20 White Tiger (one of the Four Deities)
Fresque (heavily stylized - more dragon- than tiger-like in my opinion)
Stamp cut from imp. MS
KR19500401 MS 0_20 Miniature Sheet 0.20 White Tiger (one of the Four Deities)
Fresque (heavily stylized - more dragon- than tiger-like in my opinion)
MS with imperforate stamp 90 x 140 mm
1980 5000 Years of Korean Art II KR19800820 ST 30 2 Stamp 30 White Tiger
(Tiger in Dragon Form)
1995 Centenary of Modern Law Studies KR19950425 ST 130 Stamp 130 Horned Lion