A Fine Series of Army of India Medals from an Old Collection

Date of Auction: 19th March 2008

Sold for £4,300

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

Army of India 1799-1826, 1 clasp, Nepaul (Lieut. J. Jeffries, 17th Foot) short hyphen reverse, officially impressed naming, good very fine £1800-2200


Only 6 officers and 46 men of the 17th Foot received the medal for Nepaul.

James Jeffries afterwards transferred to the 82nd Foot and became a Captain.