Thursday, December 18, 2008
The Penny Red - Part 1
This is part of my collection on philately historical envelope / document specialised on The Penny Red. The circular postmark on this envelope was dated 2 July 1869, from Edinburgh.
The top 2 photos shown the closed up of the postmark and Penny Red stamp (value 1 Penny). The last photo shown the full envelope.
As of to date, this envelope is 139 years old.
The Penny Red is a popular field of philately which