taj mAHAL

On the introduction of the postal stamps in 1854 was as in type 1 which can best be described as arrangement of dots in the form of diamond. Generally there are 9 rows of 9 dots but 8 - 11 also do exist.The dots vary in size & are themselves diamond shaped.The shortest diagonal is 19/20 mm & the longest lenght ranges from 24-30 mm. This cancellation was used throughout India upto 1856.

Buddha

On the introduction of the postal stamps in 1854 was as in type 1 which can best be described as arrangement of dots in the form of diamond. Generally there are 9 rows of 9 dots but 8 - 11 also do exist.The dots vary in size & are themselves diamond shaped.The shortest diagonal is 19/20 mm & the longest lenght ranges from 24-30 mm. This cancellation was used throughout India upto 1856.