What could be a more iconic stamp than the UK Penny Red? It was the first adhesive postage stamp and was issued during the Victorian era from 1841 to 1879 and depicts the head of Queen Victoria. It succeeded the Penny Black for standard UK postage of the period and was the longest running UK stamp.
These cufflinks contain genuine vintage Penny Red stamps from the Vitorian era, which make a really unique pairs of cufflinks. As no two stamps will ever be exactly the same, and postmarks will vary, these cufflinks make a truly original gift. Each pair of cufflinks is presented in a black cufflink box, with another real Penny Red stamp, information about the stamp including the country and year of issue, plus details about the actual stamp image.
The stamps are set into high quality silver coloured, nickel plated cufflinks (brass base), with hard wearing swivel barrel fittings. They are then covered with a crystal clear resin dome that magnifies and protects the image, making them durable and scratchproof.
Square – cufflink diameter, 20mm, stamp insert diameter 18mm x 18mm square.