United States Commemorative Postage Stamp Honoring Edgar Allen Poe,
Issued Oct. 7, 1949 in Richmond, Virginia,
First Day of Issue Cover, FDC, Artmaster Engraving Cachet, Unaddressed,
This stamp was issued to mark the 100th anniversary of the death of Edgar Allen Poe, Boston born poet, story writer and editor, 1849-1949, Below the portrait is the winged horse Pegasus, which forms the symbol of poets.
Cover in Removable Transparent Poly Sleeve and Mailed With Protection,
Made in the USA
Genuine First Day of Stamp Issued Cover Cancelled on the First Day of Issue Date by the U.S. Postal Service,