A Fine Collection of Medals Relating to Rhodesia and South Africa

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Date of Auction: 10th May 2017

Sold for £1,700

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,200

Three: Lieutenant M. Mallett, Queenstown Rifle Volunteers and Webster’s Rovers

South Africa 1877-79, 1 clasp, 1879 (Corpl. C. M. Mallett. Queenstown Vol: R. Corps.) in its named card box of issue; Cape of Good Hope General Service 1880-97, 1 clasp, Transkei (Lieut. C. M. Mallett. Webster’s Rov.); Queen's South Africa 1899-1902, 1 clasp, Cape Colony (Lieut. C. M. Mallett. Qnstwn. R.V.) the first very fine, otherwise nearly extremely fine (3) £1000-1200

Footnote

33 ‘1879’ clasps issued to the Queenstown Volunteer Rifle Corps. Just 10 Cape G.S. medals issued to Webster’s Rovers, of which unit Mallett was second-in-command.