Penny Black

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Penny Black
Penny black.jpg
Kintra o production Unitit Kinrick
Location o production London
Date o production 1 Mey 1840 (1840-05-01)
Februar 1841 (1841-02)
Perforation None
Notability Warld's first adhesive postage stamp
Face vailyie 1 penny
Estimatit vailyie £3–4,000 (mint)

The Penny Black wis the warld's first adhesive postage stamp uised in a public postal seestem. It wis first issued in Great Breetain on 1 Mey 1840, for offeecial uise frae 6 Mey o that year. It featurs a profile o Queen Victoria.