Orders, Decorations and Medals (4 & 5 December 2008)

Date of Auction: 4th & 5th December 2008

Sold for £260

Estimate: £200 - £250

Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, undated reverse, 4 clasps, Tel-El-Kebir, Suakin 1884, El-Teb, The Nile 1884-85 (1819 Pte. J. Dent, 19th Hussars) an officially impressed later issue, good very fine £200-250

Footnote

The whole of the 19th Hussars served on the Nile, comprising 17 officers and 322 other ranks. Of these 7 officers and 128 other ranks were present at Abu Klea, and 5 officers and 89 other ranks were present at Kirbekan.