A Small Collection of Egypt Medals awarded to Employees of Messrs. Lucas and Aird

Date of Auction: 10th May 2017

Sold for £190

Estimate: £160 - £200

Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, undated reverse, 1 clasp, Suakin 1885 (Platelayer. J. Smith.) pawnbroker’s mark to edge at 11 o’clock, edge bruise, therefore very fine £160-200

Footnote

78 medals issued to platelayers, there being 2 men of the name ‘J. Smith’ in that employment on the medal roll.