"CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA/ DEPARTMENT OF STATE" IN BLOCK LETTERS AT UPPER RIGHT CORNER OF 2-5/8" X 4-1/2" WHITE POSTAL ENVELOPE, UNCANCELLED. Confederate Postal Cover.

"CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA/ DEPARTMENT OF STATE" IN BLOCK LETTERS AT UPPER RIGHT CORNER OF 2-5/8" X 4-1/2" WHITE POSTAL ENVELOPE, UNCANCELLED.

[London? The Confederacy? [1861-1865]. Minor wear, small tear at top edge. Very Good.

De La Rue & Co., headed by Thomas De La Rue, was a London printer which produced steel-engraved plates of postal stamps and postal covers for the Confederacy, which initially lacked the resources to do so itself. Item #34470

Price: $75.00