Iran 1881 Sun
From Stamps of the World
- Issue Date : 1881
- Designed by :
- Printed by : State print of Austria, Vienna
- Print Process : see below
- Perforations : 12-13
- Watermark: none
- Catalogue Michel N°s 37-42 (litho first), Yvert 29-34 (engraved first)
First bilingual label POSTE PERSANE (French) and use of the new currency 1 Kran = 1 Franc = 100 centimes. The figure is on a coloured background.
Engraved Stamps with coloured border
The figure is on a white background; 3 or 2 points after the Persian text.