Auction Report

11 October 2023

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Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria

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Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (11 October 2023)

Gross Total: £557,720 (£691,573 including buyers' premium)
Number of lots: 878
Sell-through rate: 97.9%
Exchange rate of the GB pound: US $1.23 and €1.15

Principal Lots
Lot no.
1-180. The Simon C. Marriage Collection of Medals to the Artillery (Part II), £117,885 (£146,177)
294-382. The David Laban Collection of Territorial Force War Medal Groups, £57,910 (£71,808)
383. The Military GS medal with 11 clasps, group of three to TSM William Hanley, 14th Lt Dragoons, ex Fleming, Mackenzie, Eaton, Robinson and Harrison, £30,000 (£37,200)
281. The Korean War MM group of seven to Sgt Stanley Robinson, 1/Gloucester Regt, £22,000 (£27,280)
247. The DFC and Bar group of three awarded to Capt Solomon Joseph, RNAS, £20,000 (£24,800)
262. The CGM group of six to AB Thomas Hills, RN, £13,000 (£16,120)
181-220. A Collection of Medals to the 46th Foot and its Successor Units, £12,555 (£15,568)
384. The Military GS and Waterloo Medal pair to Sgt Joseph Baumann, 5th Line Bn, KGL, ex Gaskell and Elson, £8,500 (£10,540)
254. The Albert Medal group of four to Lt-Cdr David Wainwright, RN, £8,000 (£9,920)
257. The DCM and Bar, MM group of six to Sgt Alexander Burnett, Royal Scots, £5,500 (£6,820)
295. The DSO group of six to Lt-Col John Baines, Leicestershire Regt, £5,500 (£6,820)
562. The Waterloo Medal to Lt George Dawkins, 15th Hussars, £5,000 (£6,200)

Saleroom Notices
The following were amendments to the printed catalogue descriptions:

Withdrawn Lots
The following lots were withdrawn before the auction:
251 and 885

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