A Collection of Medals for the Boxer Rebellion 1900

Date of Auction: 17th July 2019

Sold for £240

Estimate: £70 - £90

China 1900, no clasp (194490 W. H. Kissell, A.B., H.M.S. Goliath.) a slightly later issue, nearly extremely fine £70-£90


Provenance: Dix Noonan Webb, September 2000.

Approximately 762 medals, of which 760 were without clasp, awarded to the Battleship H.M.S. Goliath. The latest published transcript of the medal roll gives his name as ‘W. H. Kissel’, and notes that a duplicate medal was issued.