Indian Historical Medals from the Collection formed by Michael Shaw

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Date of Auction: 27th February 2020

Sold for £280

Estimate: £150 - £200

Education, Ootacamund Grammar School, 1861, an engraved silver medal, unsigned, legend around date, rev. nec dextrorsum nec sinistrorsum on scroll, edge named (Good Conduct, George R. Hodgson), 45mm, 44.48g (Pudd. I, –). Virtually as struck, attractively toned, with clip and ring for suspension, very rare; in maroon fitted case by John Biden, Jeweller & Engraver, 37 Cheapside, London £150-£200

Footnote

nec dextrorsum nec sinistrorsum (neither to the right, nor to the left)