5c Dark Blue, Stone 3 (4a).
Vertical pair, deep rich color and clear impression, clipped top right corner, tied by two strikes of "Wilmington N.C. 5 Paid Aug. 6" (1862) modified integral-rate circular datestamp on oatmeal cover to Hoover Hill N.C. with 10-Star Confederate Flag with Blank Streamer and Verse Patriotic
design (F10-11, Verse 5), Bonitz imprint, small scissors-cut between stamps, Very Fine, an attractive and scarce Patriotic use with a pair of the 5c Dark Blue from Stone 3, ex Felton with 1983 P.F. certificate
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