Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (4 & 5 March 2020) - Auction Report

Gross Total: £901,840 (£1,118,282 including buyers' premium)
Number of lots: 1,436
Sell-through rate: 97.6%
Exchange rate of the GB pound: US $1.29 and €1.16

Principal Lots
Lot no.
721-763. A Collection of Waterloo Medals, £72,250 (£89,590)
76. The George Medal to Mr Ronald Russell, £50,000 (£62,000)
169-176. A Collection of Army Gallantry Awards to the Royal Navy, Royal Marines and Royal Air Force, £32,700 (£40,548)
13. The Spanish Civil War Albert Medal group of nine to Cdr Bryan Scurfield, RN, £22,000 (£27,280)
1378-1440. A Collection of German Militaria (Part IV), £19,995 (£24,794)
773. The Small Army Gold Medal for Orthes, 1814, to Major Edward Mullens, 28th Foot, £16,000 (£19,840)
833. The Crimea medal with 3 clasps to Lt and Adjt John Chadwick, 17th Lancers, £14,000 (£17,360)
15. The DSO, DFC group of eleven to Major Hubert Knilans, USAAF, £13,000 (£16,120)
771. The NGS medal with 3 clasps to Thomas Wiltshire, Armourer’s Mate, £12,000 (£14,880)
769. The NGS medal with 2 clasps to George Oughton, Purser, £9,500 (£11,780)
50. The Iraq MC pair to Pte Ryan Copping, Princess of Wales’s Royal Regt, £8,500 (£10,540)
186. The Army of India and MGS pair to TSM Benjamin Nice, 22nd Lt Dragoons, £8,000 (£10,420)
764. The NGS medal with Hydra 6 Augt 1807 clasp to Robert Goddard, Clerk, £8,000 (£10,420)

Saleroom Notices
The following were amendments to the printed catalogue descriptions:
213. The photograph in the catalogue is not of the recipient
833. Sold with a copy of
History of the British Empire, by W.F. Collier (London, 1863)

Withdrawn Lots
The following lots were withdrawn before the auction:
2, 26, 1061 and 1329