in a diamond of dots, showing a fair strike of the boxed "PONDICHERRY/date/Paid" (HG12). Also 1855 envelope (part flap missing and tear at left) to UK with 2a. (mainly clear margins) cancelled by diamond of dots showing despatch "Paid" h.s. (HG12) overstruck by transit c.d.s. " /> cover 1855 (c.) entire letter (slight toning and minor cover damage) written in native script, bearing ½a. blue Die I with good margins cancelled <I>"C/111"</I> in a diamond of dots, showing a fair strike of the boxed "PONDICHERRY/date/<I>Paid</I>" (HG12). Also 1855 envelope (part flap missing and tear at left) to UK with 2a. (mainly clear margins) cancelled by diamond of dots showing despatch <I>"Paid"</I> h.s. (HG12) overstruck by transit c.d.s. | Christie's