Auction Report

13 October 2021

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Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria

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Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (13 October 2021)

Gross Total: £305,135 (£378,367 including buyers' premium)
Number of lots: 574
Sell-through rate: 98.8%
Exchange rate of the GB pound: US $1.36 and €1.17

Principal Lots
Lot no.
517-575. A Collection of German Militaria, Part VIII, £20,650 (£25,606)
108. The Defence of Legations group of five to Pte James Newland, RMLI, £14,000 (£17,360)
474. Kingdom of the Two Sicilies, Order of St Januarius, silver breast star attributed to Admiral of the Fleet Sir George Martin, £9,500 (£11,780)
21. The Operation Pedestal DSO group of 12 to Cdr Henry Jerome, RN, £8,000 (£9,920)
76. The India and Crimea group of five to Sgt Bernard Shamburg, 3rd and 4th Lt Dragoons, £6,500 (£8,060)
19. The CB, CMG group of seven to Col Henry Jerome, RE, £6,000 (£7,440)
43. The DCM group of six to Sgt William Collier, City of London Yeomanry, £6,000 (£7,440)
104. The group of seven to Sgt Major James Baxter, RE, £5,500 (£6,820)
20. The CB, CBE, MC group of 16 to Major-General Sir Charles Lane, 19th Lancers, £5,000 (£6,200)

Saleroom Notices
The following were amendments to the printed catalogue descriptions:
33. A contemporarily named MC to this recipient, together with his Memorial Plaque and Scroll, is currently held by the regimental museum
104. Sold with 2 silver Balloon Company R.E. shooting medals for 1906 and 1910, named and in cases of issue
281. Entitlement to Salamanca and Toulouse clasps confirmed; recipient not entitled to Busaco as erroneously given on most published rolls

Withdrawn Lots
The following lot was withdrawn before the auction:

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