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Sale Catalogue for sale to be held on: Wednesday 13 September 20

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0Medal & Militaria Items - Reproductions. Due to the large number of reproductions currently being produced for Film, TV, and Re-enactment, it is increasingly difficult to ascertain the authenticity of some items. Therefore we can offer no guarantee to their authenticity and are sold as seen. We recommend that prospective bidders satisfy themselves of an items authenticity before bidding. Further photographs can be supplied on request up to the day before the sale. N.B. The terms 'gold', 'silver', and 'bronze' may refer to the award type rather than the type of metal. £ - £ More..
1An Indian Mutiny medal. Neatly old renamed Captain Hon. H.W. Fitzmaurice 72nd Foot. VF condition. £190 - £220 More..
2A modern Polish Virtuti Militari award. £20 - £30 More..
3A 1918 Polish Order of Polonia Resituta. £25 - £35 More..
4An Order of International Trades Union Exhibition medal. £25 - £35 More..
5A set of 3 medals. A General Service Medal 2 bars, British UN and UN Korea medals. Named 22859237 Cpl. G. Melrose, Royal Scots, mounted for wear. Privately obtained group to wear as replacements. GVF. £35 - £50£30More..
6A WW2 German War Merit Cross with swords and wound badge. £30 - £50£25More..
7Queen Elizabeth II Air Efficiency Award medal. Named to 2694067 Act. Cpl. J.R. Knights R.AUX. AF. £15 - £30£90More..
8Queen Elizabeth II Coronation medal. Boxed with ribbon & bow. £15 - £30£23More..
9A 1960 Nigerian Independence Medal without ribbon. £15 - £30 More..
10A 1939-45 Defence Medal (without ribbon) with a boxed British Red Cross 3 Year's Service Medal. £10 - £20£10More..
11WW2 trio. 1) 1939-45 Star. 2) Atlantic Star. 3) 1939-45 war medal. Glue to back of ribbons. £30 - £40 More..
12WW2 United States medal group with copy of discharge certificate. Sgt. Clarence H. Metzger, 348th Fighter Group. Comprising:- Army Good Conduct Medal with second award clasp, American Campaign Medal, Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal with silver battle star on ribbon, American Victory Medal, & Philippines Liberation Medal with bronze star on ribbon. £50 - £80£40More..
13A collection of WW2 ATS Medals, badges & other items. Named to W/211323 Miss Mary T. Reay. Comprising 1939-45 Star & Defence Medals with awards granted leaflet, ATS cap badge, St. John's Ambulance Medal, photograph, ATS Christmas card and material pouch. £20 - £40£25More..
14WW1 pair with George V Special Constabulary Police Medal. Corporal Marshall Gibson 30117 York & Lancs Regt. Special Constabulary medal with 1938 & 1945 Long Service clasps, 1914-18 War Medal, & Victory Medal. £60 - £80 More..
15Voluntary Medical Service Medal. Named to Ernest Leeke. £20 - £40£20More..
16George VI General Service Medal with Palestine 1945-48 clasp. Named to 19143692 Gunner R.P. Windebank Royal Artillery. £30 - £50£33More..
17WW2 Medal Group to include Africa Star with 8th Army clasp. 5 medals with medal box and awards granted leaflet. Box named to E. Gawthrop. 1939-45 Star, Africa Star with 8th Army clasp, Italy Star, Defence Medal & 1939-45 War Medal. £60 - £80£50More..
18WW2 pair medals. 1939-45 War and Defence medals with medal box and awards granted leaflet. Box named to G.S. Coombe. £20 - £30£15More..
19A WWII 5 medal group re Walter Brian Redditt serving in the Royal Navy. Comprising; 1939-45 Star, Atlantic Star, Africa Star, Defence Medal & 1939-45 War Medal. £70 - £90 More..
20A cased silver Royal Antediluvian Order Of Buffaloes jewel. Dated 1940. £15 - £30£22More..
21 A 19th cent bronze Royal Humane Society life saving medal together with related presentation clock. Awarded to Edward James Bearman 27 Dec 1868. Clock is a French mercury pendulum clock made by Laquart of Boulogne Sur Mer. Inscription reads " Presented by a few British residents of Boulogne Sur Mer to Edward James Bearman chief mate SS Leopard as a mark of their admiration of his brave exertions in saving the crew of the "Only Son" wrecked close to the pier of Boulogne on the night of the 27th December 1868. Approx. 4cm diameter.£50 - £80£320More..
22A collection of WW2 medals. Comprising pair and matching miniature dress set with ribbons (Defence Medal & War Medal), together with a War Medal without ribbon. £30 - £40 More..
23A large bag of medal mounting - unfinished jobs. £20 - £30£20More..
24Roll of medal ribbon - Op. Service Medal Sierra Leone £15 - £20£15More..