Lot Archive


№ 77


27 July 1995

Hammer Price:

Portsmouth Tribute Medal, Naval Brigade, South Africa 1899-1900, North China 1900, silver and enamels, hallmarked 1902, with usual ring for suspension, the ring slightly damaged, otherwise good very fine

Ref. Hibbard A21, reverse 2.
Awarded to the crew of H.M.S.
Terrible for service in South Africa and China. Those crew members were not present in both campaigns received medals inscribed for South Africa or North China as appropriate.