Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Rose of Washington, Magnus multicolored all-over design (L-5), used from Washington, D.C. to Hartsville, Mass, inscribed on the front "Soldier mailed this from Washington 1862, over & inside", addressed and franked on the reverse with U.S. 1861 3c rose tied by light Washington, D.C. postmark, includes the original Washington Rose foldout enclosure with red roses and green leaves on outside and blue and bronze scenes of Washington on the inside; cover with light tone spots and minor flap faults, Very Fine.

    Estimate $2,000-$3,000


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2009
    2nd-4th Tuesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 502

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold on Jun 2, 2009 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 October 9 Americana & Political Signature Auction Featuring the Michael Ward Collection.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thanks a million for getting approval to sell my Civil War Hospital Death Ledger! You made them AND ME , a nice profit. You are the best!
    Ed W.,
    Mount Vernon, OH
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search