Old English Law... Still in effect???
It is an act of treason to place a postage stamp bearing the British monarch upside down.
Queen Victoria Stamps Started with the Line-engraved issues,
The first Stamp being the 1d Black 6th May 1840
The Next Queen Victoria Stamp Issued 8th May 1840
is the 2d Blue.
Feb 1841 the 1d red brown Queen Victoria Stamp
The Last imperforate issue is another 2d blue Queen Victoria Stamp
Notice the addition of white horizontal lines.
Issued 13th Mar 1841
The Next Issues of Queen Victoria Line Engraved Stamps are Perforated
The Next Issues have Letters in all Four Corners
Queen Victoria Embossed Issues
Later Printings of the 6d had the Gum tinted green to enable the printer
to distinguish the gummed side of the paper
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