That is very possible. It usually is caused when the dies used for stamping the coins start to wear out. The image on the die becomes mushy and starts showing double images -- especially around the letters and numbers. I could also be cause by "chattering" -- when the coin blank bounces around a little bit while being stamped. In either case these coins have no significant value.
The first person to appear on a stamp was Queen Victoria. It was called the One Penny Black. It was issued by Great Britain in 1840.
Postage in Great Britain was a penny. The One Penny Black was the stamp issued then. The US didn't have postage stamps for another decade
There isn't any stamp that is called a penny purple. You need to describe the stamp - include country and if you can date and what is on the stamp.
Queen Victoria who was the Queen of England when the first Penny Black stamp was printed in 1840.
The first adhesive postage stamp was the British one penny stamp nicknamed the 'Penny Black' which was introduced in May 1840.
The British Penny Black stamp was was the first ever postage stamp. It was issued on May 6, 1840.
It is the first ever postage stamp, produced in England in 1840. It cost 1 penny and was black.
It was blackIt cost a pennyIt was quickly replaced with the Penny Red.
It is very possible. Please take it to a certified coin collector to have it authenticated.
It is the first stamp issued. That makes it the 'First.'
The British Penny Black stamp was was the first ever postage stamp. It was first issued on May 6, 1840.
Only Great Britain had stamps in 1843. They were a penny for a normal letter. The One Penny Black was the first stamp, soon followed by the One Penny Red.
The first stamp made was the British two penny black stamp from 1840.
Depends what year, and the condition. If you are talking about a half NEW penny stamp, that's unused, then it's worth just that. Half a new penny.
The One Penny Black is the first stamp created. Most dealers will have them for sale. You can also find them on auction sites as well.
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The One Penny Black, the first postage stamp.
The Penny Black stamp was issued by Great Britain in 1840. It was a silhouette of Queen Victoria in Black ink. It was named the One Penny Black because it was one cent.
The One Penny Black cost one penny. Anyone could go to the post office and buy a stamp.
The Penny Black is the first stamp ever issued. People interested in something know about the most important firsts.
George Washington was the first president to appear on a postage stamp. He is seen on the first US stamp, issued in 1847.
Plate 77 is a rare victorian postage stamp