Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (5 July 2011)

Date of Auction: 5th July 2011

Sold for £4,600

Estimate: £4,000 - £5,000

The Scinde campaign C.B. pair to General Thomas Conway, 22nd Regiment, who commanded the Light Company of the 22nd in the defence of the Residency at Hyderabad, and was wounded at the battle of Meeanee

The Most Honourable Order of the Bath, C.B. (Military) breast badge in 22 carat gold and enamels, hallmarked London 1843, maker’s initials WN, for William Neale, complete with gold ribbon buckle; Meeanee Hyderabad 1843 (Captn. J. C. Conway, 22nd Regt.) correctly engraved in the regimental style, fitted with replacement silver clip and bar suspension, overall light contact pitting, probably from uniform buttons, otherwise nearly very fine, the first good very fine (2)