The Collection of Medals formed by Dr A W Stott (25 March 1997)

Date of Auction: 25th March 1997

Sold for £220

Estimate: £250 - £300

India General Service 1854-95, 3 clasps, Burma 1885-7, Burma 1887-89, Chin-Lushai 1889-90 (2483 Pte. J. W. Isherwood, 2d Bn. Lan. Fus.) very fine and rare


Ex H. Y. Usher Collection 1975. Roll confirms 3101 Pte. J. W. Isherwood, 2d Bn. Lancashire Fusiliers, Army Signalling Dept., Govt. Telegraph Dept., Bombay Presidency. He gained the clasp Burma 1885-7 with the Cheshire Regiment and transferred to the Lancashire Fusiliers for his other two clasps, and also renumbered from 2483 (Cheshire number) to 3101 (Lanc. Fus. number). This medal is believed to be unique to the regiment.