The world's first postage stamp was issued by Great Britain in 1840. Featuring a bust of Queen Victoria, it has come to be known as the "Penny Black." It also marked the introduction of "uniform penny postage" in a mail system: the rate to carry a letter to ANY destination within the country was now the same, and not based on distance carried.

The Penny Black Stamp: The Penny Black was the world’s first adhesive postage stamp used in a public postal system. It was issued in Britain on 1 May for official use from 6 May of that.

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old England english stamp E R wilding magenta lilac purple violet queen QEII elisabeth royal pence penny elizabeth england uk great britain united kingdom postage revenue porto timbre bollo sello marke briefmarke Windsor pre decimal predecimal stamp

England Postage Stamps | Virtually every one went into the hands of collectors and dealers

Royal Mail Postage Stamp Celebrating winning the 1966 Football (soccer) World Cup

How to Screen Print with Freezer Paper Stencils

Tutorial! Screen printing with freezer paper stencils with Zeena Shah (The Village Haberdashery)

East London-based textile designer Zeena Shah (she’s also inspiration for the By Hand London Zeena dress, for you craft world trivia buffs) recently released a beautiful book called How to Print Fabri

Stamp: World's Exhibition, Hannover (Jordan) (World Expo 2000, Hannover) Mi:JO 1770

Stamp: World's Exhibition, Hannover (Jordan) (World Expo 2000, Hannover) Mi:JO 1770

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