A Collection of Medals for the Ashanti 1895-96 Expedition

Date of Auction: 25th June 2008

Sold for £460

Estimate: £500 - £600

Pair: Private L. Bennett, 2nd West India Regiment

East and West Africa 1887-1900, 1 clasp, 1891-2 (3512 Pte., 2/W.I. Rgt.); Ashanti Star 1896, generally very fine or better and rare (2) £500-600

Footnote

The published roll also credits Bennett with the “1897-8” clasp to his East & West Africa Medal.