A Collection of Life Saving Awards formed by Dr Paul Démogé

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Date of Auction: 6th December 2017

Sold for £280

Estimate: £140 - £180

Sea Gallantry Medal (Foreign Services), V.R., small, silver, ‘From the British Government, For Gallantry and Humanity’ (Michel Emmanuel Sauvage. 1867.) edge bruise, good very fine £140-180

Footnote

Provenance: Glendining’s, December 1966.

Michel Emmanuel Sauvage was the only recipient of a Sea Gallantry Medal (Foreign Services) for this action.