5c Olive Green, Stone A-B (1c).
Large margins to clear, tied by light but clear strike of "Richmond Va. Oct. 19, 1861"
circular datestamp on reduced cover to Galveston Tex. with "Confederate States of America, Post Office Department" imprint
(POD-03), missing part of top flap, Very Fine, a rare Post Office Department official imprint use to Texas, this is the fourth possible date of use
for a Stone A-B stamp, the earliest recorded use (and the first day) is Oct. 16
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