Columbus Ky. 2 Oct.
Circular datestamp with manuscript "Due/10"
on buff cover to Pt. Coupee La. with red and blue 11-Star Confederate Flag and Cannon Patriotic
design (CN-2), "J. K. Sutterley, bookseller under St. Charles Hotel N.O." imprint, soldier's endorsement at left, slightly reduced at right where missing small part of side flap
VERY FINE AND SCARCE EXAMPLE OF THIS 11-STAR FLAG AND CANNON CONFEDERATE PATRIOTIC DESIGN USED FROM CONFEDERATE-OCCUPIED KENTUCKY.
Of the various Flag and Cannon Patriotic designs, the 11-Star CN-2 is one of the rarest.
Ex Matthies, where acquired by the Kilbournes in the 1968 sale of her Confederate Patriotics (Siegel Sale 337, lot 820)
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