Auction Report

17 & 18 July 2019

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Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria

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Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (17 & 18 July 2019)

Gross Total: £1,024,810 (£1,229,772 including buyers' premium)
Number of lots: 1,574
Sell-through rate: 97.3%
Exchange rate of the GB pound: US $1.24 and €1.11

Principal Lots
Lot no.
191-255. The Robin Scott-Smith Collection of Medals to Casualties, £142,060 (£170,472)
801-852. Medals from the Collection of Peter Duckers, Part II, £69,060 (£82,872)
853-908. A Collection of Medals for the Boxer Rebellion, 1900, £35,370 (£42,444)
155-190. A Collection of Gallantry Awards to the Lincolnshire Regiment, £31,070 (£37,284)
684-758. A Collection of Medals to Second World War RAF Casualties, £26,195 (£31,434)
909. The Army Gold Medal for Toulouse to Lt-Col James Hugonin, 4th Dragoons, £26,000 (£31,200)
204. The Waterloo medal to Capt William Buckley, 3rd Bn, 1st Foot, £22,000 (£26,400)
45. The Iraq 2007 MC group of six to Cpl Jokini Sivoinauca, 3rd Bn, The Rifles, £20,000 (£24,000)
10. The Great War DSO group of five to Capt Hon. Julian Grenfell, 1st Royal Dragoons, £15,000 (£18,000)
853. The Defence of Legations group of three to AB Arthur Peel, RNVR, £15,000 (£18,000)
41. The Great War MC group of four to Lt Francis Crake, Bedfordshire Regt, £12,000 (£14,400)
808. The Great War MC group of six to Major Ernest Fowler, 37th Wilde’s Rifles, £9,500 (£11,400)
9. THe Boer War DSO group of six to Lt-Col Reginald Applin, 14th Hussars, £9,000 (£10,800)
221. The Crimea medal with 3 clasps to Pte Joseph Ross, 8th Hussars, ex Wadey, £9,000 (£10,800)
802. The Great War DSO, MC group of nine to Lt-Col Sydney Combe, 47th Sikhs, £9,000 (£10,800)

Saleroom Notices
The following were amendments to the printed catalogue descriptions:
221. The recipient enlisted into the 8th Hussars, not the 3rd Hussars
303. The clasp on the Egypt medal is The Nile 1884-85
317. The recipient was also entitled to a Victory medal
1229. The third clasp is Johannesburg
1524. The Highlanders in the Battle of Alma print are the Seaforth Highlanders

Withdrawn Lots
The following lot was withdrawn before the auction:

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