Rhode Island Tercentenary Issue First Day Cover
300th Anniversary of the Settlement of Rhode Island
Issued on May 4, 1936 in Providence, RI - Scott #777

Unlisted Hand Drawn and Painted Cachet by Elton Mancell
Art Cover Exchange (ACE #16) (Probably One of a Kind)

The addressee Victor H. Van Horn was ACE#2. He co-founded ACE along with Leonard Turley. The "16" at lower right is Elton Mancell's number.  This cover was originally a part of the Van Horn collection, which was purchased virtually intact by the noted cover dealer Robert Motelow.
SEE ALSO: Unknown ACE Artist  - RI Tercentenary to Victor Van Horn (Violets in Color)

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