Griffin Ga. Sep. 23 (1861).
Clear strike of circular datestamp with matching "PAID"
straightline and "5" rate on red and blue 11-Star Confederate Flag, Cannon and "Bartow Artillery" Patriotic
cover (CN-4) to Covington Ga., "H. Phill & Co." (Griffin Ga.) imprint, sealed tear at bottom right, soiling, Very Fine appearance, a rare early Regimental Patriotic, this scarce design depicts a cannon that is facing right and not firing, unlike the other Cannon designs which face left and are shown firing, we have offered only two other examples of this design since 2002, ex Matz and Crouch
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