Orders, Decorations and Medals (22 September 2000)

Date of Auction: 22nd September 2000

Sold for £330

Estimate: £250 - £300

Three: Colour-Sergeant Oliver Carey, Coldstream Guards

Crimea 1854-56, 2 clasps, Inkermann, Sebastopol (Cold...) contemporary engraved naming, worn through contact wear; Army L.S. & G.C., V.R., small letter reverse (3130 Colour-Serjt., Coldst.. Gds.); Turkish Crimea, Sardinian issue, unnamed, together with his two Colour-Sergeant’s rank badges comprising large bullion and embroidered Victorian crown over bullion and silk standard, this bearing bullion Garter Star over Sphinx within a wreath, two crossed bullion scimitars below, these with some fading, otherwise excellent, the medals with heavy contact wear, therefore fine or better (5) £250-300

Footnote

Sold with full confirmation of medals and copy service papers.