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Date of the auction: 23.09.2020

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The Most Distinguished Order of St Michael and St George (K.C.M.G.): Knight...

The Most Distinguished Order of St Michael and St George (K.C.M.G.): Knight Commander's breast star, eight pointed silver star charged with red enamelled St George's cross, enamelled central devise depicting St Michael overpowering Satan, 74.35mm, at least extremely fine

Lot #: 1001

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.)

The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.), the Commander's neck badge to John Samuel Champion Davis, D.L., V.D., gilt and enamelled, first type, upper arm engraved to the reverse (J.S.C. DAVIS. / 7TH JAN 1918), with a short piece of ribbon; about extremely fine; together with the

Lot #: 1002

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.): Commander's Neck...

The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.): Commander's Neck Badge (Military), gilt and enamelled, first type, with a short piece of ribbon, extremely fine

Lot #: 1003

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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A collection comprising: four medals to Acting Corporal E. C. Beauchamp

A collection comprising: four medals to Acting Corporal E. C. Beauchamp, Royal Dublin Fusiliers: 1914-15 Star (14937. PTE. E. C. BEAUCHAMP. R. DUB. FUS.), British War and Victory Medals (14937 A. CPL. E. C. BEAUCHAMP. R. D. FUS.), Imperial Service Medal, Elizabeth II, mounted for wearing; a dress

Lot #: 1004

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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Italy: Order of the Crown

Italy: Order of the Crown, knight's badge, gilt and enamels, complete with neck ribbon and in original case

Lot #: 1005

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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The magnificent group of orders and medals to Lieutenant Colonel Sir Thomas...

The magnificent group of orders and medals to Lieutenant Colonel Sir Thomas Bilbe Robinson, K.C.M.G., G.B.E., K.B., comprising: The Most Distinguished Order of St Michael and St George, Knight Commander's star and neck badge, silver-gilt and enamels; The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire

Lot #: 1006

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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Charles I (1625-49)

Charles I (1625-49), a Royalist Badge, copper-gilt oval 40 mm, bare headed bust right, rev. Royal Arms, raised wreath border with fixed suspension loop, little of plating left and much tarnished

Lot #: 1007

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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Honourable East India Company: Seringapatam Medal 1799

Honourable East India Company: Seringapatam Medal 1799, silver, 48mm, Soho Mint, evidence of a claw type suspension having been removed, claw marks and traces of solder at 12 o'clock, surface marks, otherwise better than good very fine, toned

Lot #: 1008

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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The Highland Society of London: Medal for Egypt 1801

The Highland Society of London: Medal for Egypt 1801, silver, 48mm, angled truncation and maker's name in the obverse field, 'S' reserved in 'West' to the reverse exergue, edge inscription in English 'BY THE HIGHLAND SOCIETY OF LONDON', extremely fine or nearly so, toned

Lot #: 1009

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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The Highland Society's Medal for Egypt 1801

The Highland Society's Medal for Egypt 1801, bronze, 49mm, obverse bust with rounded truncation, later case, traces of silver plating, good very fine

Lot #: 1010

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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Ottoman Empire: The Sultan's Medal for Egypt 1801

Ottoman Empire: The Sultan's Medal for Egypt 1801, 3rd Class, gold, 42 mm, original hook and chain suspension, characteristic die mark to obverse field, extremely fine or nearly so

Lot #: 1011

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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Ottoman Empire: Sultan's Medal for Egypt 1801

Ottoman Empire: Sultan's Medal for Egypt 1801, 4th class, gold, 36mm, fitted with a contemporary suspension brooch engraved with a sphinx and 'EGYPT', original loop removed and suspension fixed to the top rim, otherwise good very fine

Lot #: 1012

Estimate: £900 - £1,200

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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Matthew Boulton's Medal for Trafalgar 1805

Matthew Boulton's Medal for Trafalgar 1805, white metal, unmounted, full edge inscription, light scratching to fields and some corrosion to the edge, nearly extremely fine

Lot #: 1013

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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A specimen of the Candahar/Ghuznee/Cabul Medal

A specimen of the Candahar/Ghuznee/Cabul Medal, gilded and encapsulated in a silver frame with straight bar suspension, about as struck

Lot #: 1014

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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An India Medal 1849-95 to Midshipman H. J. Dowell

An India Medal 1849-95 to Midshipman H. J. Dowell, Indian Marine, clasp: Pegu (H. J. DOWELL. MIDN. "MOOZUFFER"), impressed in serif capitals, good extremely fine and toned. See also lot 1016

Lot #: 1015

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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An India Medal 1849-95 to Lieutenant (later Major) George Christopher...

An India Medal 1849-95 to Lieutenant (later Major) George Christopher M'Dowell Birdwood, 1st Bombay Lancers, 2 clasps: Burma 1885-7, Burma 1887-89 (Lieut. G. C. Mc. D. Birdwood 1st Bombay Lcrs), good very fine or better; with corresponding dress miniature, extremely fine. [2] Originally commissioned

Lot #: 1016

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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Two medals to Surgeon Captain (later Major) Gordon Travers Birdwood

Two medals to Surgeon Captain (later Major) Gordon Travers Birdwood, Indian Medical Service: India 1849-95, clasp: Waziristan 1894-5 (Surgn. Lieut: G. T. Birdwood I.M.S.), engraved running script, good very fine; India General Service 1895-1902, Victoria, 3 clasps: Punjap Frontier 1897-98, Samana

Lot #: 1017

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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The rare Naval General Service Medal group of six medals to Captain Richard...

The rare Naval General Service Medal group of six medals to Captain Richard Lockington Birdwood, Indian Army, comprising: Tibet 1903, no clasp (Lieut. R. L. Birdwood S & T Corps.); Naval General Service 1909-62, clasp: Persian Gulf 1909-1914 (CAPT. L. BIRDWOOD. I.A. H.M.S. PELORUS.,), impressed in

Lot #: 1018

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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Four medals to Major George Arthur Campbell Taylor

Four medals to Major George Arthur Campbell Taylor, Royal West Surrey Regiment, Indian Army and Royal Warwickshire Regiment: China 1900, no clasp (Captn: G. A. C. Taylor 3d Mad: Lt. Infy), engraved in running script, nearly extremely fine; 1914-15 Star (MAJOR G.A.C. TAYLOR. R. WAR. R.); British War

Lot #: 1019

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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Five medals to Major J. S. Crosthwaite

Five medals to Major J. S. Crosthwaite, Indian Army: Africa General Service 1899-1956, clasp: Somaliland 1902-04 (LIEUT: J.S. CROSTHWAITE. 27/PUNJABIS), impressed in plain capitals; India General Service 1908-35, clasp: North West Frontier 1908 (Lieut. J. S. Crosthwaite 27th Punjabis), engraved in

Lot #: 1020

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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The British Empire Medal group to Corporal Arthur John Rodney Watson B.E.M.

The British Empire Medal group to Corporal Arthur John Rodney Watson B.E.M., Royal Army Service Corps, comprising: British Empire Medal, military division, George VI, GRI cypher (1440840 CPL. ARTHUR J.R. WATSON. RASC.); 1939-45 Star, Defence Medal, War Medal 1939-45, Efficiency Medal (Territorial

Lot #: 1021

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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A Great War pair to Private Alexander Hunter

A Great War pair to Private Alexander Hunter, Army Service Corps (formerly Black Watch): British War Medal 1914-20 and Victory Medal (DM2-155162 PTE A. HUNTER A.S.C.), in a modern display frame with badges and a photograph, medals extremely fine and good very fine. An examination of the rolls

Lot #: 1022

Estimate: £40 - £50

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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A recently issued group of WWII campaign medals

A recently issued group of WWII campaign medals, comprising: 1939-45 Star, Africa Star, Italy Star, Defence Medal, War Medal; in plastic cases labelled to Cpl R L Turner 1235552. [5

Lot #: 1023

Estimate: £40 - £50

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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Seven medals mounted as a group

Seven medals mounted as a group, comprising: 1939-45 Star Atlantic Star, Africa Star with North Africa 1942-43 bar, Italy Star, Defence, War Medal 1939-45 with MID emblem, Malta G.C. 50th Anniversary medal (unofficial), recently cavalry mounted by Spink, medals appear plated, otherwise about

Lot #: 1024

Estimate: £60 - £80

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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Four Medals to Warrant Officer R. R. Spry

Four Medals to Warrant Officer R. R. Spry, Royal Air Force: Defence Medal; British War Medal 1939-45; General Service Medal 1918-62, Elizabeth II, clasp: Cyprus (W.O R.R. SPRY (366449) R.A.F.); R.A.F. Long Service and Good Conduct with bar, George VI (IND. IMP.) (366449 F/SGT. R.R. SPRY. R.A.F

Lot #: 1025

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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Two medals to Flight Lieutenant D. J. Woods

Two medals to Flight Lieutenant D. J. Woods, Royal Air Force: General Service 1918-62, Elizabeth II, clasp: Cyprus (FG. OFF. D.J. WOODS. R.A.F.); General Service 1962-2007, clasp: Borneo (FLT. LT. D.J. WOODS. R.A.F.), mounted for wearing, nearly extremely fine; together with a mounted set of

Lot #: 1026

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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A General Service Medal 1918-62 to Aircraftsman 1st Class D. A. Stopps

A General Service Medal 1918-62 to Aircraftsman 1st Class D. A. Stopps, RAF, George VI, clasp: Palestine 1945-48 (2268028 A.C.I. D.A. STOPPS. R.A.F.), extremely fine and toned; together with a corresponding dress miniature medal and a miniature of the unofficial National Service Medal. [3

Lot #: 1027

Estimate: £60 - £80

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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The historic 'Operation Nimrod' group of medals and memorabilia to Warrant...

The historic 'Operation Nimrod' group of medals and memorabilia to Warrant Officer 2nd Class Ian White, Special Air Service and 17th/21st Lancers, who formed part of the team of S.A.S. men who stormed the Iranian Embassy in London on May 5th 1980 in a swift and decisive action that resolved a major

Lot #: 1028

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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A family collection of medals

A family collection of medals, comprising: a 1914-15 Star trio to Gunner William H. Flay, Royal Artillery (11586 GNR: W.H. FLAY. R.F.A. (Star); 11586 GNR. W.H. FLAY. R.A. (BWM and Victory Medal)), mounted for wearing, very fine; British War Medal 1914-20 and Victory Medal to Lance Corporal R. Flay

Lot #: 1029

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 23 Sep 2020

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A Quantity of campaign and other medals

A Quantity of campaign and other medals, comprising: 1914-15 Star and British War Medal 1914-20 (10769 CPL. F.E. FREEMAN. MANCH. R.); BWM and Victory Medal (101902. 2. A.M. F.C. SHUTTLEWORTH, R.A.F.); the same pair (317031. 3.A.M. F.D. CHARITY. R.A.F.); BWM 1914-20 (8383 PTE. J. GORDON. SEAFORTH

Lot #: 1030

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 23 Sep 2020