A Collection of Medals to Offices and Ratings of H.M.S. Penelope

Date of Auction: 4th December 2008

Sold for £120

Estimate: £80 - £100

Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (F. Francis, Sh. Corpl. 1 Cl., H.M.S. Penelope) minor contact marks to right obverse field, good very fine £80-100


Just 24 Egypt & Sudan Medals without clasp were awarded to Penelope’s crew and only two Ship’s Corporals 1st Class appear on her roll.