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The Two Penny Blue or The Two Pence Blue postage stamp, 1840s. Artist: Unknown

The Two Penny Blue or The Two Pence Blue postage stamp, 1840s. Artist: Unknown

2-613-104 - The Print Collector/Heritage Images
            

The Two Penny Blue or The Two Pence Blue was the world’s second official postage stamp, issued after the Penny Black. It was issued in the United Kingdom and was first sold to the public at the London Inland Revenue Office on the 6th May, 1840. Except for its denomination, the design is exactly the same as the Penny Black.


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Image Aliases

  1. 0580028622
  1. 2-613-104
  1. 2613104

Maximum Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 1040x1237
File Size : 3769kb

Image Information

Creator
  1. Unknown, attributed to: :
Subject
  1. Queen Victoria: British: Queen of Great Britain and Ireland, artist
Medium
  1. Ink
Picture Type
  1. Portrait

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