The John Nicholson Collection of medals to men who fought in the Kaffir Wars of 1834-53

Date of Auction: 25th September 2019

Sold for £170

Estimate: £180 - £220

South Africa 1834-53 (Gunr. & Dr. R. Davis. Rl. Arty.) brooch marks to obverse, edge bruising and contact marks, worn overall £180-£220


Richard Davis earned his medal for service in the Kaffir War of 1850-53 with the 1st Rifle Brigade, and transferred to the Royal Artillery in February 1854.