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Medals, Bonds, Banknotes and CoinsMontpelier Street, London I 21 November 2018

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Medals, Bonds, Banknotes and Coins Montpelier Street, London | Wednesday 21 November 2018, at 10.30am

Bonhams 1793 LimitedRegistered No. 4326560 Registered Office: Montpelier Galleries Montpelier Street, London SW7 1HH +44 (0) 20 7393 3900 +44 (0) 20 7393 3905 fax

Bonhams International BoardMalcolm Barber Co-Chairman, Colin Sheaf Deputy Chairman, Matthew Girling CEO, Patrick Meade Group Vice Chairman,Asaph Hyman, Caroline Oliphant, Edward Wilkinson, Geoffrey Davies, James Knight, Jon Baddeley, Jonathan Fairhurst, Leslie Wright, Rupert Banner, Shahin Virani, Simon Cottle.

Bonhams UK Ltd DirectorsColin Sheaf Chairman, Harvey Cammell Deputy Chairman, Emily Barber, Antony Bennett, Matthew Bradbury, Lucinda Bredin, Simon Cottle, Andrew Currie, Charles Graham-Campbell, Matthew Haley, Richard Harvey, Robin Hereford, Charles Lanning, Grant MacDougall,

Gordon McFarlan, Andrew McKenzie, Simon Mitchell, Jeff Muse, Mike Neill, Charlie OBrien, Giles Peppiatt, India Phillips, Peter Rees, John Sandon, Tim Schofield, Veronique Scorer, Robert Smith, James Stratton, Ralph Taylor, Charlie Thomas, David Williams, Michael Wynell-Mayow, Suzannah Yip.

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VIEWINGMonday 19 November 2018 9am 4.30pmTuesday 20 November 2018 9am 4pm

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Single Campaign Medals 1-9

Single Orders, Medals for Distinguished Service, Miniature Medals and Militaria etc 10-33

Foreign Orders, Decorations and Medals 34-42

The Orders and Medals to members of the Churchill family 43-53

The five groups of medals to the Maclear Brothers 54

Groups with Orders and Decorations for Gallantry 55-60

Campaign Groups and Pairs 61-69

Scripophily 70-80

World Banknotes 81-122

English Banknotes 123-146

Scottish, Channel Islands and Irish Banknotes 147-152

An important group of Banknote proofs and essays 153-187

Ancient Coins 188-194

English Coins 195-405

Scottish Coins 406-408

World Coins 409-489

Tokens and Commemorative Medallions and Coin Cabinet 490-548



1WATERLOO 1815,fitted with replacement suspension, erased. Together with copy MGS, Army of India, South Africa 1877-79, Queens Sudan. With minor WW1 and WW2 medals. Good fine or better. (Lot)

150 - 200 170 - 230

2INDIA GENERAL SERVICE 1854-95,bronze issue, one bar, Burma 1885-7 (6 Shepherd Indhur Com Dep. Mad.). Lightly polished very fine. (1)

80 - 120 90 - 140

3CANADA GENERAL SERVICE 1866-70,one bar, Fenian Raid (Capt.C.D.Rose Montreal G.A.). With corresponding miniature. Toned, extremely fine. (2)

400 - 600 460 - 680

4SOUTH AFRICA 1877-79,one bar, 1879 (2025 Pte J.S.Hurdus. 3/60th Foot.). A couple of very light edge bruises, otherwise very fine. (1)

600 - 800 680 - 910

Confirmed on the roll.

5SOUTH AFRICA 1877-79,one bar, 1879 (29/1121. Pte J.McIver. 58th Foot.). Extremely fine. (1)

600 - 800 680 - 910

Confirmed on roll.

6QUEENS SOUTH AFRICA 1899-1902,no bar (6501 Pte P.Ryan. E.Lanc: Regt). Light bruising and contact marks, otherwise very fine. (1)

40 - 60 50 - 70

Enitled to Orange Free State, Transvaal and South Africa 1902 bars.

7QUEENS SOUTH AFRICA 1899-1902,no bar (Nursing Sister A.Lamb.). A couple lof light edge bruises, otherwise very fine. (1)

300 - 400 340 - 460

Confirmed on roll as one of the Civil and Colonial Nurses.

81914-15 STAR,(3-7499, Pte.M.Hughes, A. & S. Highrs.). Victory Medal (461W.T.S. H.P.Winnett. W.T.O. R.N.R.; R.M.A. 14580 GR. W.J.Barmer). 1939-1945 Star; Africa Star. Burma Star. Italy Star. Jubilee 1935. Volunteer Force Long Service and Good Conduct Medal, V.R. unnamed. Africa Service Medal. Efficiency Medal with Territorial suspension, G.VI.R., erased. Imperial Service Medal, E.II.R. (Robert Alexander). Special Constabulary Long Service and Good Conduct, G.VI.R. (Arthur H.Calder.). Very fine. (13)

60 - 80 70 - 90

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4 | BONHAMSFor details of the charges payable in addition to the final Hammer Price of each Lot please refer to paragraphs 7 & 8 of the Notice to Bidders at the back of the catalogue.

9WORLD WAR ONE MEDALS,1914-15 Star (20687 Pte I.Jones. R.W.Fus:; PO.574-S. Pte.W.Cosgrove. R.M.L.I.). British War Medal (316153 Pte.H.G.Jones. Ches.R.). Victory Medal (M2-203145 Pte.H.Helliwell. A.S.C.; 2880 Pte.H.Roberts. R.W.Fus.; 16768 Cpl.R.Buckley. LPool R.; 78144 Pte.R.C.Price. R.W.Fus.). British War and Victory Medal Pairs (130108 3.A.M. T.O.Jones. R.A.F.; 36934 Pte.H.Ward. R.W.Fus.; 73214 Pte.W.T.Roberts. Welsh R.; 58047 Pte.J.H.Williams. Y.&L.R.). Special Constabulary Long Service Medal, G.V.R. (Edgar R.Oakley.). Africa Star; Defence Medal; War Medal. Generally very fine or better. (19)

200 - 300 230 - 340


10DISTINGUISHED SERVICE ORDER,G.V.R., in Garrard & Co box of issue, attributed to Lieutenant E.Evans of the Royal Naval Reserve. Together with a RNR Officers sword by the Army & Navy Coop Society, the blade engraved (Presented by the Inhabitants of Aberporth. Lieut E.Evans, R.N.R., D.S.O. in recognition of gallant service as Master of S.S.Kingsley. January 2. 1918.). With a British War and Victory Medal pair to (81969 Pte.W.H.Parry. R.A.M.C.). Very fine or better. (Lot)

800 - 1,200 910 - 1,400

D.S.O. London Gazette 6.4.1918. In recognition of zeal and devotion to duty shown in carrying on the trade of the country during the war. An article in the Tivyside reported that the award was for gallantry while defending his ship against a U-Boat attack.

11THE MOST EXCELLENT ORDER OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE,O.B.E., 1st type Civil Division. With a further O.B.E., 2nd type Civil Division. Both in boxes of issue. Extremely fine. (2)

120 - 180 140 - 210

12MILITARY MEDAL,G.V.R. (295387 Gnr:W.Barton. 207/Sge:BY:R.G.A.). British War Medal (480480 Dvr.G.Barton. R.E.). Service Medal of the Order of St.John (6388 A/Sis E.A.Roberts. Stalybridge Nsg. Div. No 4 Dis. S.J.A.B. 1927.). The last in box of issue. Extremely fine. (3)

170 - 200 190 - 230

M.M. London Gazette 18.7.1917. Bombardier Walter Barton died on the 9th May 1919, aged 25. He is remembered in Wakefield Cemetery. He was the son of Jane Barton and the late Walter Barton of 66 Henry Street, Alverthorpe Road, Wakefield. His MIC says he is entitled to a pair and is on the Silver War Badge List.

13DISTINGUISHED FLYING MEDAL,G.VI.R. (921008. F/Sgt. W.C.Isted. R.A.F.). With Caterpillar club badge (F/LT. W.C.Isted), dog tag, Log book, POW ID tag from Stalag Luft 1 numbered (4145). Extremely fine. (Lot)

1,800 - 2,200 2,000 - 2,500

D.F.M. London Gazette 11.6.1943. This N.C.O. has