The Alan Cathery Collection of British Campaign Medals

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Date of Auction: 19th September 2013

Sold for £150

Estimate: £200 - £300

Honourable East India Company Medal for Seringapatam 1799, silver-gilt, 47mm., Calcutta Mint, a modern striking on a thin flan, with die crack to obverse exergue, with riveted silver-gilt straight bar suspension, good very fine £200-300

Footnote

With a coloured book plate entitled, ‘The Surrender of Two Sons of Tippoo Sultan’.