Honourable East India Company’s Medal for Seringapatam
Honourable East India Company’s Medal for Seringapatam, 1799, in bronze, Soho Mint, fitted with scrolling bronze straight bar suspension, with length of old ribbon, 48mm width, one or two tiny marks and minor blemishes, a bold extremely fine with underlying lustre, probably an early striking. Ex Glendining, May 1965, lot 315 read more
VICTORIAN AMBROTYPE PHOTO OF NAVAL OFFICER WITH NGS
A SUPERB FRAMED PHOTO OF WILLIAM G PARMETER PAYMASTER IN CHIEF OF THE Royal Navy C1855.
FRAME MEASURES 9 X 7.5CM
William G Parmeter,Syria as clerk,together with St jean silver,and Baltic. Retired in 1870 as Paymaster in chief. read more
Baltic and Second China War Pair, Lieut. F. J. Campbell, R.N.,
Baltic 1854-55, engraved in serif capitals (H.M.S. Exmouth); 2nd China War 1856-60, no clasp, engraved in italic capitals (H.M.S. Calcutta)
LIEUTENANT FREDERICK J. CAMPBELL was twice mentioned in despatches, (London Gazette, 6 January 1857), for the destruction of War Junks and the French Folly Fort on 6 November 1856, and for the Capture of a portion of Canton, 29 October 1856.<... read more
Naval General Service 1793-1840, 2 clasps, 1st June 1794, 23rd June 1795 (Simon Stone.)
A unique name on the entire NGS Roll , confirmed on the Rolls as a L.M. / AB on Royal George.
Unfortunately the naming has been partially erased but can still be made out . Would be priced at around £6k with perfect naming read more
ADOLF HITLER STREET SIGN
A RARE ENAMEL ON STEEL STREET SIGN TAKEN AS A SOUVENIR FROM GERMANY CIRCA 1945. MANY GERMAN TOWNS AND CITIES CHANGED A STREET NAME OVER IN HONOUR OF THE FUHRER, SUCH WERE HASTILY PULLED DOWN AS THE WAR ENDED. CONVEX STEEL 800 BY 150 MM. HAS A FEW SCUFF AND CHIPS, ESPECIALLY TO THE CORNERS, BUT GENERALLY SOUND. SLIGHT BENDING TO THE CORNERS FROM BEING REMOVED FROM THE WALL. read more
Army of India / Crimea Group to Commander W H Bridge Royal Navy
The exceptional and rare Royal Navy First Anglo-Burmese War Bombardment of Rangoon 1824 and Crimean War Naval Brigade field promotion for services in the trenches before Sebastopol Order of the Medijidie group awarded to Commander W.H. Bridge, Royal Navy, who was only a very small number of men from the Royal Navy to be awarded the Army of India Medal with clasp Ava for his services whilst a Vo... read more
Indian Mutiny 1857-59, 1 clasp, Lucknow (H. Penfold, A.B. Shannon.)
Approximately 284 Lucknow clasps awarded to H.M.S. Shannon were issued officially impressed as this medal is .
Henry Penfold was born in Brighton, Sussex, on 21 October 1835, and volunteered for continuous service in the Royal Navy as a Boy 1st Class on 2 August 1853. Advanced Able Seaman on 1 June 1856, he joined H.M.S. Shannon on 14 August 1856, and served in her Naval Brigade ... read more
Naval General Service 1793-1840, 1 clasp, Copenhagen ( James Wallace).
Dixon Autumn 2011 , DNW Sept 2008 , Ex Spink 2003,
James Wallace wa born Leith C 1771 . Entered the RN as a Volunteer aboard HMS Polyphemus on 2 July 1794, rated AB. In April 1798 started allotment payments to his Mother of 6d per day. Advanced to Qtr Gunner 1st March 1800, and December 1800 to Gunners Mate . Present at Copenhagen Wallace continued ab... read more
1ST BAVARIAN INFANTRY RESERVIST BEER STEIN
TRADITIONAL IMPERIAL GERMAN RESERVIST SOLDIERS BEER STEIN. DATING FROM 1901. VERY FINE QUALITY HAND PAINTED DETAILING INCLUDING AN IMAGE OF MUNICH TOWN. BAVARIAN LION TO THE LIFTER. IMAGE OF THE KING TO THE BOTTOM OF THE CUP. NO CRACKS OR CHIPS. STANDS 9.5 INCHES TALL read more
IMPERIAL GERMAN 138 R.R. BEER STEIN
TRADITIONAL GERMAN RESERVIST BEER STEIN DATING TO 1909 TO A SOLDIER F THE 138TH PRUSSIAN RESERVE INFANTRY REGIMENT. HAND PAINTED ART WORK SHOWING A SHOOTING COMPETITION. PRUSSIAN EAGLE TO THE LIFTER. STANDS, 9.5 INCH TALL. NO CRACKS OR CHIPS. read more