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The United Kingdom One Penny Black Stamp

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The United Kingdom Penny Black Stamp

The world’s first ever postage stamp – the historic Penny Black 

  • Original and sought-after 1840 Penny Black
  • Features iconic portrait of Victoria
  • Limited number now available from The Jubilee Mint

An exciting opportunity to own the first ever postage stamp in the world – an original Penny Black, dating back over 175 years to 1840. Invented by Rowland Hill, this historic issue features an iconic portrait of Victoria, aged just fifteen, based on a sketch by artist, Henry Corbould. The most famous issue of all time remains highly sought-after worldwide but the vast majority of original stamps have now disappeared. Only a strictly limited quantity now available from The Jubilee Mint on a first-come first-served basis.  Luxury Presentation Folder included.

Country of issue:    United Kingdom
First year of issue: 1840
Perforation: None 
Value: One Penny
Approximate Size:  22.00mm x 19.00mm
Condition: Used

delivery vanDelivery via Royal Mail 

Only £4.99

Estimated Delivery Time: 7-10 Working Days

Delivery available throughout the United Kingdom


Availability: In stock


The United Kingdom One Penny Black Stamp

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