Penny Black

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Penny Black
Penny black.jpg
Kintra o productionUnitit Kinrick
Location o productionLondon
Date o production1 Mey 1840 (1840-05-01)
Februar 1841 (1841-02)
NotabilityWarld's first adhesive postage stamp
Face vailyie1 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.