A Collection of Life Saving Awards formed by Dr Paul Démogé

Date of Auction: 6th December 2017

Sold for £260

Estimate: £200 - £240

France, Kingdom, Medal of Honour for Saving Life, Ministry of the Marine, large silver medal, 4th issue, by Montagny, 42mm, Louis Philippe on obverse, 5th model reverse inscribed ‘A Brown (Pascoe-Billing). Garde-Coôte. Pour avoir Courageusement Secoure des Marins Français Naufragés. 1841’ on cartouche flanked by supporters, unmounted, silver stamp to edge, minor edge bruising, nearly extremely fine £200-240