A Collection of Abyssinia Medals

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Date of Auction: 5th December 2018

Sold for £460

Estimate: £340 - £380

Abyssinia 1867 (Midsn. J. H. Galloway H.M.S. Octavia) nearly extremely fine £340-£380


Provenance: Dix Noonan Webb, April 2001.

James Harmer Pritchard Galloway entered the Royal Navy in June 1864 and was appointed Sub-Lieutenant on 27 July 1870. He was promoted Lieutenant on 8 August 1874, and retired with the rank of Commander on 31 May 1886.

Approximately 611 Medals to H.M.S. Octavia.