Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (11 & 12 December 2013)

Saleroom Notices

Please note the following amendments to the printed catalogue descriptions:

Lot No Saleroom Notice
55 For anyone interested in awards to the Scinde Rifles your attention is drawn to Lots 953 and 1283 in tomorrow’s auction
242 All medals have service number ‘6096’
399 Withdrawn
420 Armoured Train Corps badge is a reproduction and possibly one or two of the others
507 The miniature French Medal of Honour is now detached from its suspension
614 As described and including top left hand badge from image of Lot 616
616 As described but top left hand badge forms part of Lot 614
708 Withdrawn
711 This is an unmarked, private purchase piece, as per Lot 389. Revised estimate £650-750
725 Withdrawn
746 Old collectors number ‘542’ impressed near clip. Naming possibly later and other examples are known named to this recipient. Revised estimate £300-400
769 Reverse dated ‘1864 to 1866’ not ‘1862 to 1866’
860 Withdrawn
936 A full group of medals to this officer, including an E & W Africa, is held by the Gloucestershire Regimental Museum
941 Rank is ‘Qr. Mr. Sgt.’
1182 Withdrawn
1204 Withdrawn
1313 The Queen’s Sudan has officially impressed naming, of the correct type for the period, and is believed to be as issued
1541 The Syrian Order of Merit is a 1st type example and the awards described under Hedjaz are Transjordan issues
1591 Recipient also entitled to Territorial Force War Medal