Lot Archive


№ 313


19 April 1995

Estimate: £350–£400

A group of six miniature dress medals attributed to General B. A. Combe, Colonel of the 14th hussars, late Sinde Horse
Order of The Bath (Military) gold and enamels; Jubilee 1897; Delhi Durbar 1903; Abyssinia 1867; Afghanistan 1878-80, 4 clasps, Ali Musjid, Charasia, Kabul, Kandahar; Kabul to Kandahar Star 1880; together with: a fine pair of Victorian gilt dress spurs by Maxwell, Piccadilly ornamented with Prince of Wales Feathers, Royal Crown and oak leaves; an unusual desk seal incorporating a compass in its top, and a thermometer in its body, this broken; two white metal plaid brooches, each with family crest and motto, and a dress button, very fine or better (12)