Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (1 December 2004)

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Lot No Description Hammer
1 Family group: Pair: Gunner J. Pine, Royal Navy Naval General Service 1793-1840, 1 clasp, Syria (Gunner); St. Jean d’Acre 1840, silver, unnamed as issued, nearly extremely fine (2) China 1842 (John Pine, H.M.S. Belleisle) edge nicks, otherwise nearly extremely fine £600-800 £900
2 Four: Gunner R. T. Graham, Royal Navy Arctic Medal 1818-55 (R. T. Graham, H.M.S. Resolute), contemporary engraved naming; Baltic 1854-55 (R. T. Graham, Q.M., H.M.S. Odin), contemporary engraved naming; Crimea 1854-56, 1 clasp, Sebastopol (R. T. Graham, Q.M., H.M.S. Odin), contemporary engraved naming; Turkish Crimea 1855, British die (R. T. Graham, Q.M., H.M.S. Odin), contemporary engraved naming, the Sebastopol clasp loose on riband and “sprung” on left hand side, minor contact marks, generally very fine or better, rare (4) £800-1000 £1,500
3 Five: Admiral’s Coxswain J. Garland, Royal Navy China 1842 (Petty Offr., H.M.S. Jupiter); Baltic 1854-55, unnamed as issued; Crimea 1854-55, no clasp, unnamed as issued; Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., wide suspension (Adms. Coxn., H.M.S. Retribution, 21 Ys.), engraved naming; Turkish Crimea 1855, Sardinian die, unnamed as issued,the last with one or two edge bruises, otherwise generally good very fine and a most attractive combination of awards (5) £1200-1500 £1,900
4 Pair: Master at Arms H. Copeland, Royal Navy, late Royal Marines Baltic 1854-55, unnamed as issued; Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., wide suspension (Mr. at Arms, H.M.S. Wellesley, 31 Yrs.), engraved naming, the first good very fine, the last with contact marks, about very fine (2) £350-400 £430
5 Pair: Able Seaman H. Jones, Royal Navy Baltic 1854-55, unnamed as issued; Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (A.B., H.M.S. Asia, 22 Years), impressed naming, edge nicks, nearly extremely fine and rare (2) £200-250 £300
6 Three: Captain’s Coxswain R. Triggs, Royal Navy Baltic 1854-55, unnamed as issued; Abyssinia 1867 (Cap. Coxn., H.M.S. Octavia); Ashantee 1873-74, no clasp (Captns. Coxn., H.M.S. Amethyst, 73-74), the third with minor official correction to rate, edge nicks, otherwise generally good very fine and a scarce combination of awards (3) £500-600 £800
7 Three: Commissioned Boatman T. Ward, H.M. Coast Guard, late Royal Navy Crimea 1854-56, no clasp (Thos. Ward), engraved naming; Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Comd. Boatmn., H.M. Coast Gd., 21 Yrs.), engraved naming; Turkish Crimea 1855, Sardinian issue, unnamed as issued, occasional edge bruising but otherwise very fine and better, the second rare (3) £250-300 £290
8 Pair: Leading Seaman J. Pyle, Royal Navy Crimea 1854-56, 1 clasp, Azoff (H.M.S. Agamemnon), contemporary impressed naming; Turkish Crimea 1855, Sardinian issue, unnamed as issued, edge nicks, very fine and better (2) £300-350 £520
9 Three: Captain of the Main Top J. Lambert, Royal Navy Crimea 1854-56, 2 clasps, Inkermann, Sebastopol (Captn. Mizen Top), officially impressed naming; Indian Mutiny 1857-59, no clasp (Capt. Main Top, Pearl); Turkish Crimea 1855, British die, unnamed as issued, edge bruising and contact marks, otherwise generally very fine and rare (3) £1200-1500 £1,700
10 Three: Able Seaman M. Connor, Royal Navy Crimea 1854-56, 1 clasp, Sebastopol (A.B., H.M.S. Albion), contemporary engraved naming; New Zealand 1845-66, reverse dated 1860-1861 (A.B., H.M.S. Iris); Turkish Crimea 1855, Sardinian die, Hunt & Roskill pattern, unnamed, generally very fine or better (3) £400-500 £720
11 Pair: Ship’s Cook 2nd Class C. Edgell, Royal Navy India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Perak (Cook 2 Cl., H.M.S. Hart); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Cook, H.M.S. Hart), engraved naming, good very fine (2) £300-350 £360
12 Pair: Ship’s Steward G. W. Jeffery, Royal Navy India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Perak (Ship’s Stewds. Boy, H.M.S. Modeste); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Sh. Stewd., H.M.S. Terror), impressed naming, the first with contact marks and edge bruising, good fine, the second with slack suspension claw but otherwise very fine (2) £250-300 £360
13 Pair: Leading Stoker J. J. Moxley, Royal Navy India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Perak (Stoker, H.M.S. Hart), second initial given as ‘H.’; South Africa 1877-79, 1 clasp, 1879 (Leadg. Stoker, H.M.S. Forester), minor contact marks and edge bruising, otherwise good very fine (2) £400-500 £550
14 Four: Chief Petty Officer J. Findlay, Royal Navy India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Perak (Ord., H.M.S. Modeste), surname spelt ‘Findley’; Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Grs. Mte., H.M.S. Dragon); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Ch. Grs. Mte., H.M.S. Lark), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, contact marks, edge bruising and polished, otherwise good fine or better (4) £250-300 £450
15 Five: Chief Boatswain W. Jones, Royal Navy India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Perak (P.O. 1st Cl., H.M.S. Modeste), with a later engraved asterisk decoration between surname and rank; Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Bos’n, R.N., H.M.S. Euphrates); Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, no clasp (Ch. Bosn., R.N., H.M.S. Monarch); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (C.M. Top, H.M.S. Modeste), engraved naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, minor contact wear, generally good very fine and a scarce combination of awards (5) £450-550 £750
16 Five: Chief Armourer C. Wingham, Royal Navy India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Burma 1885-7 (Armrs. Mte., H.M.S. Bacchante); 1914 Star (125029 Ch. Armr., Benbow Bttn., R.N.D.); British War and Victory Medals (125029 Ch. Amr., R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Ch. Armr., H.M.S. Victory), impressed naming, contact marks and edge bruising, particularly to the first and last, otherwise generally very fine and a rare combination of awards (5) £350-400 £1,300
17 Pair: Commissioned Boatman E. Gard, H.M. Coast Guard, late Royal Navy China 1857-60, 1 clasp, Canton 1857, unnamed as issued; Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Cd. Boatmn., H.M. Coast Gd., 24 Yrs.), engraved naming, the first with slack suspension claw, one or two edge bruises, otherwise very fine and better and an unusual variety of the last (2) £250-300 £300
18 Family group: China 1857-60, 2 clasps, Fatshan 1857, Canton 1857 (Edwd. Pyle, Capt. Cox.), contemporary engraved naming, contact marks and edge bruising, good fine Pair: Petty Officer 1st Class E. Pyle, Royal Navy Egypt 1882-89, dated reverse, 3 clasps, Alexandria 11th July, Suakin 1884, El-Teb-Tamaai (Ord. 2 Cl., H.M.S. Hecla); Khedive’s Star 1882, contact marks and edge bruising, about very fine or better and rare (3) £350-400 £550
19 Four: Master at Arms J. Williams, Royal Navy Canada General Service 1866-70, 1 clasp, Fenian Raid 1866 (O. Seaman, H.M.S. Duncan); Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Mr. at Arms, H.M.S. Thalia); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Ship’s Corpl., H.M.S. Implacable), engraved naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, the second and third with heavy contact marks and edge bruising, thus fine, the other two very fine and better (4) £400-500 £600
20 Three: Able Seaman G. Vincer, Royal Navy Abyssinia 1867 (A.B., H.M.S. Daphne); Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Alexandria 11th July (Cap. Fcle., H.M.S. Temeraire); Khedive’s Star 1882, minor bruising, very fine and better (3) £300-350 £460
21 Pair: Ship’s Steward 1st Class G. W. S. Bridges, Royal Navy Ashantee 1873-74, no clasp (Ship’s Stewd., H.M.S. Barracouta, 73-74); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Ship’s Stewd., H.M. Rl. Naval Barracks), engraved naming, the first with officially re-engraved naming, edge bruising, otherwise very fine or better (2) £120-150 £300
22 Pair: Chief Sick Berth Steward H. W. Jones, Royal Navy Ashantee 1873-74, no clasp (S.B. Attdt., H.M.S. Active, 73-74); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Sick Bth. Stewd., H.M.S. Flora), impressed naming, second initial on the last officially corrected, edge bruising, otherwise very fine or better (2) £180-200 £280
23 Three: Gun Room Cook W. J. Lillicrap, Royal Navy Ashantee 1873-74, no clasp (Dom. 2 Cl., H.M.S. Active, 73-74); Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (G.R. Cook, H.M.S. Achilles), single initial ‘W.’; Khedive’s Star 1882, edge nicks, nearly extremely fine (3) £220-250 £310
24 Four: Ship’s Steward 1st Class J. F. Slate, Royal Navy Ashantee 1873-74, no clasp (Ship’s Stewd’s Asst., H.M.S. Beacon, 73-74); Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (S. Stewd. 2 Cl., H.M.S. Orion); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Ship’s Steward 3rd Class, H.M.S. Implacable), impressed naming, with third initial ‘S.’; Khedive’s Star 1882, contact marks and edge bruising, particularly to the second, otherwise generally about very fine or better (4) £300-350 £400
25 Four: Chief Carpenter’s Mate R. W. Lavers, Royal Navy Ashantee 1873-74, no clasp (Car. Mate, H.M.S. Rattlesnake, 73-74); Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Ch. Carp’s Mte., H.M.S. Thalia); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Chf. Carp. Mte., H.M.S. Falcon), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, contact marks and edge bruising, especially to the second and third, otherwise generally about very fine (4) £280-320 £400
26 Pair: Engine Room Artificer J. Boulton, Royal Navy South Africa 1877-79, no clasp (A.E.R. Artfr., H.M.S. Orontes); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Eng. Rm. Artfr., H.M.S. Asia), impressed naming, nearly extremely fine (2) £250-300 £330
27 Three: Petty Officer 1st Class E. Hammerton, Royal Navy South Africa 1877-79, no clasp (P.O. 2 Cl., H.M.S. Orontes); Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, undated reverse, no clasp (Qr. Mr., H.M.S. Orontes); Khedive’s Star 1884-6, generally good very fine or better (3) £300-350 £410
28 Four: Lieutenant A. H. Thomson, Royal Navy South Africa 1877-79, no clasp (A.B., H.M.S. Himalaya), single initial ‘A.’ and surname spelt ‘Thompson’; Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Alexandria 11th July (Capt. F. Top, H.M.S. Superb); British War Medal 1914-20 (Ch. Bosn., R.N.); Khedive’s Star 1882, contact marks, otherwise generally very fine and better and a rare combination of awards (4) £400-450 £500
29 Three: Blacksmith G. Greenaway, Royal Navy South Africa 1877-79, no clasp (Blks. Crew, H.M.S. Himalaya); Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, undated reverse, no clasp (Blacksth., H.M.S. Briton); Khedive’s Star 1884-6, contact marks and edge bruising, otherwise generally about very fine (3) £300-350 £360
30 Seven: Officer’s Cook 1st Class W. H. Barrett, Royal Navy South Africa 1877-79, no clasp (Asst. Baker, H.M.S. Tamar); Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Suakin 1884 (Asst. Cook, H.M.S. Tamar); British War and Victory Medals (98894 O.C. 1, R.N.); Coronation 1902, bronze; Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Wd. Rm. Cook, H.M.S. Malabar), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, the fourth with a scratch over end of surname, otherwise generally extremely fine and a most unusual combination of awards (7) £600-700 £900
31 Three: Carpenter’s Mate J. E. Brown, Royal Navy South Africa 1877-79, 1 clasp, 1879 (Carps. Crew, H.M.S. Boadicea); India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Burma 1885-7 (Shipwt., H.M.S. Turquoise); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Carpts. Mte., H.M.S. Boscawen), impressed naming, contact marks and edge bruising, otherwise generally about very fine and a scarce combination of awards (3) £500-600 £800
32 Pair: Lieutenant-Commander H. O. Boger, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Nav. Cadet, R.N., H.M.S. Achilles); Khedive’s Star 1882, the first with contact marks, otherwise very fine (2) £140-160 £180
33 Pair: Signalman E. Trader, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Sign., H.M.S. Agincourt); Khedive’s Star 1882, the first with contact marks and edge bruising, good fine, the second rather better (2) £60-80 £120
34 Pair: Cook 2nd Class J. Hancock, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Cook 2 Cl., H.M.S. Eclipse); Khedive’s Star 1882, light contact marks and the last with somewhat bruised arm points, otherwise very fine and better (2) £100-120 £170
35 Pair: Captain of the Quarter Deck T. Sullivan, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (T. Sullivan, C. Qr. Dk., H.M.S. Euphrates); Khedive’s Star 1882, minor contact marks, very fine or better (2) £100-120 £120
36 Pair: Warrant Officers’ Servant W. Cleland, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (W.O. Svt., H.M.S. Inconstant); Khedive’s Star 1882, the first with contact wear and edge bruising, otherwise generally very fine (2) £100-120 £120
37 Pair: 2nd Captain of the Foretop C. F. Eglington, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (2nd Cap. F. Top, H.M.S. Thalia); Khedive’s Star 1882, the first with contact marks and edge bruising, about very fine or better (2) £100-120 £120
38 Pair: Ship’s Steward Assistant (General Mess) C. Emery, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Asst. Sh. Stew., H.M.S. Tamar); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Sh. Std. Assistt. (General Mess), H.M.S. Tamar), impressed naming, edge nicks, good very fine (2) £160-180 £230
39 Pair: Master at Arms J. Addems, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Sign. 2 Cl., H.M.S. Thalia); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (M.A.A., H.M.S. Vivid), impressed naming, the first with minor contact marks, otherwise nearly extremely fine (2) £120-150 £180
40 Three: Chief Petty Officer J. Pearce, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Ch. Gunrs. Mte., H.M.S. Achilles); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Ch. Gunner’s Mate, H.M.S. Achilles), engraved naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, generally extremely fine (3) £160-180 £220
41 Three: Domestic 1st Class A. J. Churcher, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Caps. Svt., H.M.S. Euphrates); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Dom. 1st Cl., H.M.S. Raleigh), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, light contact marks and edge bruising, very fine and better (3) £160-180 £220
42 Three: Chief Petty Officer J. M. Mars, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Ch. Qr. Mr., H.M.S. Orion), single initial ‘J.’; Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Qr. Mr., H.M.S. Wolverine), engraved naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, contact marks and edge bruising, about very fine or better (3) £160-180 £220
43 Three: Musician C. Zarb, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Musicn., H.M.S. Ruby); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Musician, H.M.S. Druid), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, contact marks and edge bruising, about very fine and better (3) £160-180 £270
44 Three: Painter 1st Class A. Booth, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Painter 1 Cl., H.M.S. Tamar); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Painter 1st Cl., H.M.S. Vivid), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, contact marks and edge nicks, otherwise generally very fine (3) £140-160 £240
45 Three: Lieutenant and Chief Schoolmaster H. C. Spraggs, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Navl. Schoolmr., H.M.S. Achilles); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Nl. Schoolmr., H.M.S. Lion), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, minor contact marks, edge nicks, good very fine and better (3) £200-250 £420
46 A remarkable family group: Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., wide suspension (Robt. Hy. Lee, Grs. Mate, H.M.S. Excellent, 24 Ys.), engraved naming, bent suspension bar and refixed claw, with traces of solder, edge bruise, otherwise good very fine Three: Cooper T. Lee, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Cooper, H.M.S. Iris); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Cooper, H.M.S. Asia), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, good very fine and better Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Jas. Lee, Armourer, H.M.S. Modeste), impressed naming, edge nicks, good very fine Four: Chief Armourer J. B. Lee, Royal Navy 1914-15 Star (340659 Ch. Arm., R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (340659 Ch. Amr., R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., E.VII.R. (340659 Ch. Armourer, H.M.S. Implacable), one or two edge bruises, good very fine Five: Flight Lieutenant N. R. C. Lee, Royal Air Force 1939-45 Star; France and Germany Star; Defence and War Medals; Royal Air Force L.S. & G.C., G.VI.R., 1st issue (363518 F./Sgt., R.A.F.), good very fine and better (14) £600-800 £700
47 Five: Engineer Lieutenant-Commander J. G. Gundry, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Actg. E.R. Artr., H.M.S. Minotaur); India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Burma 1885-7 (E.R.A., H.M.S. Bacchante); British War Medal 1914-20 (Eng. Lt., R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (E.R.A., H.M.S. Penelope), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, edge nicks and a little contact wear, otherwise generally good very fine and a scarce combination of awards (5) £300-350 £500
48 Pair: Coopers Crew T. Stephens, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Cooprs. Crew, H.M.S. Inconstant); East and West Africa 1887-1900, 1 clasp, Gambia 1894 (Cooper’s Crew, H.M.S. Raleigh), the first with contact marks and edge bruising, about very fine, the last with slightly bent suspension post and edge bruising, otherwise good very fine (2) £220-250 £320
49 Three: Lieutenant G. Hogg, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Bo’sn., R.N., H.M.S. Northumberland); British War Medal 1914-20 (Lt. Commr., R.N.); Khedive’s Star 1882, generally good very fine (3) £140-160 £220
50 Four: Lieutenant-Commander F. Garland, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (Act. Gunr., R.N., H.M.S. Ruby); British War Medal 1914-20 (Lt. Commr., R.N.); Khedive’s Star 1882; Royal Humane Society, small bronze medal (Frederick Garland (Gunner’s Mate, H.M.S. Resistance) 9 Sept. 1879), this last lacking usual riband brooch, the first with contact marks but generally very fine or better and a rare combination of awards (4) £250-300 £360
51 Pair: Carpenter Lieutenant J. Attrill, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Alexandria 11th July (Sh. Carps. Mate, H.M.S. Inflexible); Khedive’s Star 1882, minor contact marks, very fine and better (2) £180-220 £260
52 Pair: Writer 1st Class E. G. Eamey, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Alexandria 11th July (Writer 2 Cl., H.M.S. Inflexible); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Writer 1st Cl., H.M.S. Triumph), impressed naming, minor contact marks and edge nicks, good very fine (2) £150-200 £220
53 Pair: Domestic 1st Class W. A. House, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Alexandria 11th July (Cap. Cook, H.M.S. Inflexible), single initial ‘W.’; Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Dom. 1st Cl., H.M.S. Victory), impressed naming, the last with slightly bent and slack suspension carriage, otherwise very fine and better (2) £200-250 £270
54 Three: Chief Yeoman of the Signals W. Uniacke, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Alexandria 11th July (Ch. Yeo. Sig., H.M.S. Alexandra); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Ch. Yeo. Sigs., H.M.S. Alexandra), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, the second with slightly bent suspension post, contact marks, edge bruising and polished, otherwise generally good fine (3) £200-250 £260
55 Three: Chief Yeoman of the Signals R. Woollcott, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Alexandria 11th July (Yeo. Sig., H.M.S. Alexandra); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Chf. Yeo. Signals, H.M.S. Hibernia), impressed naming, surname spelt ‘Woolcott’; Khedive’s Star 1882, the first with slightly bent suspension post, contact marks and edge bruising, generally about very fine or better (3) £200-250 £280
56 Three: Domestic 1st Class H. Taverner, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Alexandria 11th July (Admls. Dom., H.M.S. Alexandra); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Admls. Steward, H.M.S. Repulse), engraved naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, edge nicks, good very fine and better (3) £200-250 £330
57 Three: Chief Engine Room Artificer S. Bryant, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Alexandria 11th July (E.R. Artfr., H.M.S. Invincible); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Chf. E.R. Artfr., H.M.S. Magicienne), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, this last with lightly scratched letters ‘M’ and ‘R’ to reverse, contact marks, otherwise generally very fine (3) £200-250 £330
58 Three: Blacksmith T. Young, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Alexandria 11th July (B’smith, H.M.S. Monarch); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Blacksh., H.M.S. Edinburgh), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, contact wear and edge bruising, about very fine or better (3) £200-250 £370
59 Three: Bandsman S. Pace, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Alexandria 11th July (Bandn., H.M.S. Temeraire); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Bandsn., H.M.S. Trafalgar), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1882, contact marks and edge bruising, especially to the first, otherwise about very fine or better (3) £200-250 £300
60 Three: Leading Stoker H. Austen, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Alexandria 11th July (Stkr., H.M.S. Penelope); India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Burma 1885-7 (Ldg. Stoker, H.M.S. Turquoise); Khedive’s Star 1882, contact marks and edge bruising, good fine or better (3) £250-300 £900
61 Three: Able Seaman P. Monahan, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Alexandria 11th July (Ord., H.M.S. Alexandra); East and West Africa 1887-1900, 3 clasps, Gambia 1894, Benin River 1894, Brass River 1895 (A.B., H.M.S. Widgeon); Khedive’s Star 1882, contact marks, about very fine and better, the second rare (3) £500-600 £950
62 Seven: Petty Officer 1st Class A. Cuming, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Alexandria 11th July (A.B., H.M.S. Monarch); China 1900, no clasp (P.O. 1 Cl., H.M.S. Hermione); 1914-15 Star (102082 P.O. 1, R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (102082 P.O. 1, R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (P.O. 2nd Cl., H.M.S. Garnet); Khedive’s Star 1882, the first and the sixth with contact marks, otherwise good fine, the remainder good very fine (7) £600-800 £1,200
63 Three: Inspector of Shipwrights J. F. James, H.M. Dockyards Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Alexandria 11th July (Dk. Yd. Sh. Wt., H.M.S. Inflexible); Imperial Service Medal, G.V.R.,1st issue, star-shaped breast badge, the reverse officially inscribed, ‘John F. James’; Khedive’s Star 1882, generally good very fine and an unusual combination of awards (3) £250-300 £650
64 Three: Lieutenant-Commander A. R. Limbrick, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 1 clasp, Alexandria 11th July (Lg. Sea., H.M.S. Temeraire); British War Medal 1914-20 (Lieut., R.N.); Khedive’s Star 1882, the first with contact marks and edge bruising and the last with a bruised arm point, otherwise generally very fine (3) £200-250 £260
65 Pair: Torpedo Artificer G. Giles, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 2 clasps, Alexandria 11th July, Suakin 1884 (Torp. Artfr., H.M.S. Hecla); Khedive’s Star 1882, the first with light contact marks, very fine or better (2) £250-300 £370
66 Pair: Able Seaman C. Price, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 2 clasps, The Nile 1884-85, Abu Klea (C. Price, Boy 1 Cl., H.M.S. Inconstant); Khedive’s Star 1882, the first with contact wear and edge bruising, good fine, the second rather better, rare (2) £400-500 £650
67 Pair: Petty Officer 1st Class W. E. Kimmings, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 2 clasps, Suakin 1884, El-Teb-Tamaai (Coxn. Launch, H.M.S. Agincourt); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Qr. Mr., H.M.S. Cambridge), impressed naming, slightly bent suspension posts and clasps, contact marks, edge bruising and polished, fine or better (2) £300-350 £320
68 Pair: Plumber W. T. Roope, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, undated reverse, no clasp (Plumber’s Crew), second initial ‘T.’ overstamped on an ‘S.’; Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Plumber, H.M.S. Vivid), impressed naming, contact marks and edge bruising, otherwise generally good fine (2) £140-160 £160
69 Family group: Three: Chief Engine Room Artificer 1st Class J. Buckland, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, undated reverse, no clasp (Chf. E.R.A. 2 Cl., H.M.S. Woodlark); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Eng. Rm. Artr., H.M.S. Lord Warden), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1884-86, light contact marks and edge nicks, otherwise good very fine or better Three: Victualling Chief Petty Officer R. S. Buckland, Royal Navy British War and Victory Medals (340175 V.C.P.O., R.N.); Italian Messina Earthquake Medal 1908, silver, occasional edge bruising, good very fine (6) £250-300 £420
70 Five: Warrant Armourer F. Andrews, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, undated reverse, no clasp (Blksth., H.M.S. Turquoise); India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Burma 1885-7 (Blacksmith, H.M.S. Turquoise); British War Medal 1914-20 (Wt. Arm., R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Actg. Ch. Armr., H.M.S. Sirius), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1884-6, mounted as worn, contact marks, particularly to the first two, otherwise generally about very fine or better and a rare combination of awards (5) £350-400 £1,100
71 Family group: Four: Chief Petty Officer A. Tett, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, undated reverse, no clasp (A.B., H.M.S. Woodlark); India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Burma 1885-7 (A.B., H.M.S. Woodlark); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (A.B., H.M.S. Woodlark), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1884, light contact marks, otherwise good very fine or better and a very rare run of awards for service in the same ship Three: Chief Petty Officer W. Tett, Royal Navy 1914-15 Star (180404 P.O. 1, R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (180404 C.P.O., R.N.), good very fine (7) £350-400 £580
72 Three: Petty Officer 1st Class A. Stephens, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, undated reverse, 1 clasp, The Nile 1884-85 (Coxn. 1 Cl.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Qr. Mr., H.M.S. Britannia), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star , 1884-86, the first and the last generally very fine or better, but the second with refurbished suspension and signs of old brooch-mounting with resultant damage to obverse and reverse fields, thus fine (3) £150-200 £230
73 Three: Chief Officer W. S. Hill, H.M. Coast Guard, late Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, undated reverse, 1 clasp, Suakin 1884 (Coxn. 1st Cl., H.M.S. Euryalus); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Comd. Boatn., H.M. Coast Guard), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1884, the clasp a tailor’s copy, contact marks and edge nicks, otherwise generally very fine (3) £160-180 £210
74 Pair: Ship’s Steward Assistant H. Forster, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, undated reverse, 1 clasp, Suakin 1885 (S.S. Asst., H.M.S. Carysfort); Khedive’s Star 1884-6, contact marks and edge bruising, otherwise very fine (2) £150-200 £240
75 Three: Commissioned Boatman A. Govier, H.M. Coast Guard, late Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, undated reverse, 1 clasp, Suakin 1885 (Sailmrs. Crew, H.M.S. Coquette); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Comd. Boatn., H.M. Coast Guard), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1884-6, contact marks, generally very fine or better (3) £200-250 £260
76 Five: Chief Engine Room Artificer 1st Class G. Hatch, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, undated reverse, 1 clasp, Suakin 1885 (E.R.A. 4 Cl., H.M.S. Condor); Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 1 clasp, Defence of Ladysmith (122691 Ch. E.R.A., H.M.S. Powerful); Coronation 1902, bronze; Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Ch. E.R.A. 2nd Cl., H.M.S. Nile), impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1884-6, name officially re-impressed on the fourth, and the last with one quite badly bruised arm point, contact marks and minor edge bruising elsewhere, generally very fine or better and a rare combination of awards and clasps (5) £600-800 £1,600
77 Six: Painter 1st Class S. Abraham, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, undated reverse, 1 clasp, Suakin 1885 (Paintr. 2 Cl., H.M.S. Dolphin), surname spelt ‘Abrahams’; British War Medal 1914-20 (125441 Ptr. 1, R.N.); The Royal Victorian Medal, V.R., silver, inscribed ‘Presented to S. Abraham by Edward VII, H.M.Y. V. & A., Feb. 1 1901’; Coronation 1902, bronze, the reverse field inscribed, ‘Presented to S. Abraham by H.M. King Edward VII’; Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Painter 1st Cl., H.M.S. Royal Sovereign), surname spelt ‘Abrahams’, impressed naming; Khedive’s Star 1884-6, the first with re-pinned suspension claw, contact marks, edge bruising and polished, thus good fine or better and a most unusual combination of awards (6) £400-500 £880
78 Pair: 2nd Captain of Quarter-Deck Men J. Cross, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, undated reverse, 1 clasp, El-Teb-Tamaai (2 Captn. Qr. Dk. Men, H.M.S. Briton); Khedive’s Star 1884, the first with heavy contact marks, good fine or better (2) £200-250 £270
79 Pair: Petty Officer 1st Class P. Andrews, Royal Navy Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, undated reverse, 1 clasp, Gemaizah 1888 (Qr. Mr., H.M.S. Racer); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Qr. Mr., H.M.S. Racer), impressed naming, contact marks and edge bruising, otherwise nearly very fine or better and scarce (2) £250-300 £440
80 Six: Leading Boatman J. J. Redmond, H.M. Coast Guard, late Royal Navy East and West Africa 1887-1900, 1 clasp, Benin 1897 (A.B., H.M.S. St. George), single initial ‘J.’; Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 4 clasps, Cape Colony, Paardeberg, Driefontein, Transvaal (171916 A.B., H.M.S. Barrosa); 1914-15 Star (171916 P.O. 2, R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (171916 Lg. Btn., R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., G.V.R., 1st issue (171916 Ldg. Boatn., H.M. Coast Guard), the first two in particular with contact wear and edge bruising, good fine, the remainder generally about very fine or better (6) £350-400 £650
81 Six: Painter 1st Class J. Trenaman, Royal Navy East and West Africa 1887-1900, 1 clasp, Witu 1890 (Ptr. 1 Cl., H.M.S. Boadicea); China 1900, no clasp (Pntr. 1 Cl., H.M.S. Bonaventure); 1914-15 Star (121527 Ptr. 1, R.N. ); British War and Victory Medals (121527 Ptr. 1, R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (Painter 1st Cl., H.M.S. Lion), impressed naming, the last with slightly slack suspension, contact marks and edge bruising, about very fine and better (6) £350-400 £500
82 Four: Petty Officer 2nd Class T. Poxon, Royal Navy East and West Africa 1887-1900, 1 clasp, Witu 1890 (Ord., H.M.S. Redbreast); Africa General Service 1902-56, 1 clasp, Somaliland 1902-04 (Lg. Sea., H.M.S. Cossack); British War Medal 1914-20 (145275 P.O. 2, R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., G.V.R., 1st issue (145275 P.O. 2 Cl., H.M. Coast Guard), minor contact marks and edge nicks, very fine and better (4) £280-320 £500
83 Three: Musician W. Pugh, Royal Marine Band, late Royal Navy East and West Africa 1887-1900, 1 clasp, Witu 1890 (Bandn., H.M.S. Boadicea); British War Medal 1914-20 (R.M.B. 1666 Mus.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., G.V.R., 1st issue (R.M.B. 1666 Musician, R.M.), the first two with re-riveted suspension claws, contact marks and edge bruising, generally good fine (3) £140-160 £270
84 Pair: Paymaster Lieutenant J. J. Kentsbeer, Royal Navy East and West Africa 1887-1900, 1 clasp, Sierra Leone 1898-99 (340358 S. Std. As., H.M.S. Blonde); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., G.V.R., 1st issue (340558 Sh. Steward, H.M.S. Sentinel), note slightly different number, contact marks and a little edge bruising, otherwise generally very fine (2) £180-220 £300
85 Six: Shipwright 1st Class J. Pile, Royal Navy East and West Africa 1887-1900, for M’wele 1895, 2 clasps, Brass River 1895, Benin 1897 (Car. Crew, H.M.S. Barrosa); China 1900, no clasp (Lg. Shipwt., H.M.S. Rosario); 1914-15 Star (174397 Shpt. 1, R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (174397 Shpt. 1, R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., E.VII.R. (174397 Carp. Mate, H.M.S. Vivid), the earlier awards with contact marks and one or two edge bruises, otherwise generally very fine or better, the first scarce (6) £500-600 £850
86 Pair: Petty Officer H. Hunt, Royal Navy Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., E.VII.R. (P.O. 1 Cl., H.M.S. Victory); Khedive’s Sudan 1896-1908, no clasp (A.B., H.M.S. Scout, Suakim 1896), contemporary engraved naming, light contact marks and edge bruising, very fine or better and scarce (2) £200-250 £360
87 Six: Chief Stoker T. Gately, Royal Navy Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, no clasp (Lg. Sto. 1 Cl., H.M.S. Magicienne); Africa General Service 1902-56, 2 clasps, Jubaland, Somaliland 1908-10 (Lg. Sto. 1 Cl., H.M.S. Magicienne); 1914-15 Star (167899 Ch. Sto., R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (167899 Ch. Sto., R.N.), surname spelt ‘Gateley’ on these three; Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., E.VII.R. (167899 Ch. Sto., H.M.S. Theseus), clasps sewn on the second, the earlier awards with contact wear and edge bruising, thus fine or better, the Great War awards very fine and better, extremely rare (6) £300-400 £490
88 Six: Paymaster Lieutenant-Commander F. Simmonds, Royal Navy Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, no clasp (Sh. Stwd., H.M.S. Forte); Naval General Service 1915-62, 1 clasp, Persian Gulf 1909-1914 (171239 Sh. Std., H.M.S. Odin); 1914-15 Star (171239 S.S., R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (171239 V.C.P.O., R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., E.VII.R. (171239 Ship’s Steward, H.M.S. Crescent), together with related Greenwich Hospital School Attainments and Good Conduct Medal, the reverse engraved, ‘Frederick Simmonds’, the second with minor official correction, the earlier awards with contact marks, generally about very fine, the remainder rather better (7) £300-350 £300
89 Six: Lieutenant-Commander P. V. Natali, Royal Navy Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, no clasp (A.B., H.M.S. Thetis); Naval General Service 1915-62, 1 clasp, Persian Gulf 1909-1914 (193312 P.O., H.M.S. Hyacinth); 1914-15 Star (Gnr., R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (Lieut., R.N.); Naval Good Shooting Medal, E.VII.R. (193312 Lg. Sea., H.M.S. Barham, 1906, 4.7 In. Q.F.), the earlier awards with contact marks and edge bruising, otherwise generally very fine or better (6) £400-450 £620
90 Three: Musician F. Strickland, Royal Marines Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, no clasp (Bandsn., H.M.S. Doris); 1914-15 Star (R.M.B. 395 Mus.); British War Medal 1914-20 (R.M.B. 395 Mus.), the first with edge bruising and the last with slack suspension, about very fine or better (3) £80-100 £200
91 Four: Acting Warrant Telegraphist H. E. Turner, Royal Navy Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, no clasp (Qd. Sig., H.M.S. Pearl); 1914-15 Star (175030 P.O. Tel., R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (175030 C.P.O. Tel., R.N.), contact marks and the occasional edge bruise, generally very fine (4) £140-160 £210
92 Five: Chief Blacksmith A. Cole, Royal Navy Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, no clasp (Blksth., H.M.S. Monarch); 1914-15 Star (341893 Blk., R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (341893 Ch. Blk., R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., G.V.R., 1st issue (341893 Blacksmith, H.M.S. Inflexible), contact marks, otherwise generally very fine (5) £140-180 £460
93 Six: Commander W. A. Dumbleton, Royal Navy Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, no clasp (Ord., H.M.S. Gibraltar); 1914-15 Star (Mte., R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (Lieut., R.N.); Defence and War Medals, generally good very fine (6) £200-250 £270
94 Pair: Chief Petty Officer G. Chamberlain, Royal Navy Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 1 clasp, Natal (160467 P.O., H.M.S. Forte); Africa General Service 1902-56, 1 clasp, Gambia (160467 L. Seaman, H.M.S. Forte), contact marks, edge bruising and polished, fine or better, the second rare (2) £400-450 £620
95 Three: Commissioned Writer H. Ratcliffe, Royal Navy Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 1 clasp, Natal (Wr., H.M.S. Widgeon); British War Medal 1914-20 (Cd. Wr., R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., E.VII.R. (161220 Ch. Writer, H.M.S. Wildfire), the second with officially corrected surname and the last with officially corrected ship’s name and surname spelling ‘Ratcliff’, edge bruising, generally good very fine (3) £160-180 £270
96 Four: Shipwright Lieutenant S. T. Sadler, Royal Navy Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 1 clasp, Defence of Ladysmith (148053 Carp.-Mate, H.M.S. Powerful); 1914-15 Star (Ch. Carpr., R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (Cd. Shpt., R.N.), light contact marks and edge nicks, very fine or better (4) £500-600 £1,600
97 Five: Stoker 1st Class H. Cooke, Royal Navy Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 2 clasps, Tugela Heights, Relief of Ladysmith (176138 A.B., H.M.S. Terrible); China 1900, no clasp (A.B., H.M.S. Terrible); 1914-15 Star (175138 Sto. 1, R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (175138 Sto. 1, R.N.), the first two with a little contact wear and occasional edge bruising, but generally very fine, the remainder rather better (5) £350-400 £780
98 Seven: Commissioned Supply Officer J. Vanstone, Royal Navy Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 2 clasps, Cape Colony, South Africa 1901 (Sh. Std., H.M.S. Thrush); Africa General Service 1902-56, 2 clasps, Aro 1901-1902, Somaliland 1908-10 (168537 Ship’s Std., H.M.S. Thrush); Naval General Service 1915-62, 1 clasp, Persian Gulf 1909-1914 (168537 Sh. Std., H.M.S. Fox); 1914-15 Star (Wt. Std., R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (Wt. V.O., R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., E.VII.R. (168537 Ship’s Steward, H.M.S. Fox), minor official corrections to rate on the third and last, contact marks to the earlier awards but generally very fine and a quite unique combination of Medals and clasps to the Royal Navy (7) £1200-1500 £2,600
99 Four: Able Seaman H. Rolling, Royal Navy Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 7 clasps, Belmont, Modder River, Paardeberg, Driefontein, Johannesburg, Diamond Hill, Belfast (126128 A.B., H.M.S. Doris); 1914-15 Star (126128 A.B., R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (126128 A.B., R.N.), the first with one or two unofficial clasp rivets on account of the late despatch of his “Johannesburg” clasp, in addition to a slightly bent suspension post, edge bruising and contact marks, about very fine and extremely rare, the remainder rather better (4) £800-1000 £1,150
100 Six: Warrant Telegraphist F. T. Swain, Royal Navy China 1900, no clasp (2 Yeo. Sigls., H.M.S. Goliath), second initial given as ‘F.’; Naval General Service 1915-62, 1 clasp, Persian Gulf 1909-1914 (167387 Ch. P.O. Tel., H.M.S. Swiftsure); 1914-15 Star (167387 C.P.O. 2, R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (Wt. Tel., R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., G.V.R., 1st issue (167387 C.P.O. (Tel.), H.M.S. Boadicea), one or two edge bruises, otherwise very fine and better (6) £250-300 £320

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