World's First Corona Virus "COVID-19" Stamp.
Iran unveiled a commemorative postage stamp to honor corona virus medical workers. The unveiling was announced Wednesday, March 17, as part of a cabinet meeting. The new stamp from Iran is inscribed “National Heroes” in English on the lower left of the main design. The design of this 18,000-rial commemorative shows four people and
includes symbolic images based on electron micrographs of the corona virus. Three of the four people depicted on the stamp appear to be medical professionals wearing face masks. The fourth person, just to the right of the English inscription, appears to be a soldier wearing a gas mask.