The Barrett J Carr Collection of Nurses’ Medals

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Date of Auction: 6th December 2017

Sold for £750

Estimate: £400 - £500

Pair: Nurse S. Genis, Kimberley Civilian Hospital, later Military Nursing Staff

Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, no clasp (Nursing Sister S. Genis.); Mayor of Kimberley’s Star 1899-1900, reverse hallmark with date letter ‘a’, unnamed as issued, lacking integral top riband bar, edge bruise to first, some abrasion to ‘ERL’ of ‘Kimberly’ on Star, very fine (2) £400-500


S. Genis served as a Nurse at the Kimberley Civilian Hospital until 1 February 1900, and afterwards joined the Military Nursing Staff.