A Collection of Life Saving Awards formed by Dr Paul Démogé

Date of Auction: 6th December 2017

Sold for £100

Estimate: £100 - £140

France, Third Republic, Medal of Honour for Saving Life, Ministry of the Marine and the Colonies, small silver medal, 8th issue, by Barre, 33mm, Marianne on obverse; 6th model reverse inscribed ‘A Charles Lynch Matelot a Bord du Navire Anglais Sarah Ann. Services al la Marine Française 1886.’ on cartouche flanked by supporters, with ball and ring suspension, silver stamps to edge, nearly extremely fine £100-140