The Julian Johnson Collection

Date of Auction: 10th May 2017

Sold for £550

Estimate: £300 - £360

Pair: Corporal W. O. Black, Kimberley Town Guard

Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 1 clasp, Defence of Kimberley (Corpl: W. O. Black. Kimberley Town Gd:) Mayor of Kimberley’s Star 1899-1900, reverse hallmark with date letter ‘a’, unnamed, with top riband bar, generally good very fine (2) £300-360

Footnote

W. O. Black served in A Section, 2 Company, Kimberley Town Guard throughout the siege under the command of Lieutenant E. J. Beddome.