Orders, Decorations and Medals (21 September 2007)

Date of Auction: 21st September 2007

Sold for £1,500

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,400

The Most Distinguished Order of St. Michael and St. George, G.C.M.G., Knight Grand Cross set of insignia by Spink, London, sash badge, 105 x 75mm., silver-gilt and enamel; breast star, 89mm., silver, silver-gilt, gold appliqué and enamel, with gold pin, with a length of sash ribbon with bow, in case of issue; together with an Order of St. John miniature dress medal, enamelled, on bow ribbon, slight enamel damage to badge centres, good very fine (3) £1200-1400

Footnote

The Spink address in the case is given as ‘5-7 King Street, St. James’s’ and the company is shown being ‘Medallists’ to Her Majesty The Queen and H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh.