Orders, Decorations and Medals (22 September 2000)

Date of Auction: 22nd September 2000


Estimate: £60 - £80

Royal Engineers Balloon School, Medallion, struck in bronze, 32mm, obverse with conjoint busts of King Edward VIIR and Queen Alexandra, the reverse with depiction of a balloon hovering over a city, and inscribed ‘Balloon School Royal Engineers’; together with a large engraved white metal sports prize medal, 58mm, obverse with depiction of a castle on a mountain top; the reverse with a Rhino jumping over a hurdle, and inscribed ‘No. 1 Light Field Ambulance, Montescaglioso Athletic Meeting, July 1944’, nearly extremely fine (2) £60-80