Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria, to include the Brian Ritchie Collection (Part I) (17 September 2004)

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Date of Auction: 17th September 2004

Sold for £1,300

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,200

Honourable East India Company Medal for the Capture of Ceylon 1795-96, silver, 50 mm, fitted with later silver clip and bar suspension, an extremely rare original striking with no marks from rusted dies, contact marks from wearing, therefore nearly very fine