Orders, Decorations and Medals (22 September 2000)

Date of Auction: 22nd September 2000

Sold for £750

Estimate: £600 - £700

Military General Service 1793-1814, 3 clasps, Pyrenees, Nivelle, Nive (N. Nicholls, Purveyor’s Clerk) brilliant extremely fine and very rare £600-700


Just six medals issued to Purveyor’s Clerks, men of lowly officer status in the Medical Department. Nathanial Nicholls was the only recipient of a three clasp medal and the only one for Nive.