Lot 3091Confederacy, 1863, 10¢ milky blue, "T-E-N", large to clear margins, tied by partial Richmond Va. Apr cds on blue cover to Capt. Geo. D. Wise, care of Maj. Gen. Stevenson, Army of Tennessee, near Dalton Ga.; some edge wear, Very Fine.
Scott No. 9a $1,600.
George Douglas Wise (1831-1908) was a U.S. Representative from Virginia, cousin of John Sergeant Wise and Richard Alsop Wise and nephew of Henry Alexander Wise. He served as Captain in the Confederate Army during the Civil War.