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

Date of Auction: 19th March 2008

Sold for £2,700

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000

Army of India 1799-1826, 1 clasp, Poona (Serjt. John Hooper, Eur. Regt.) short hyphen reverse, officially impressed naming, edge bruising, otherwise very fine £2500-3000


First recorded at Glendining, October 1912, and in the Lovell Collection 1977.

Only 75 clasps for Poona issued to European recipients, including 6 to the 103rd Bombay European Regiment.