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Order of the Crown, intact white enamels both sides, set crossed swords. £30

Belgian Congo medal 1865-1909 - silver, Veterans de Leopold II; pale-blue ribbon £65

1865-1905 gilt commemorative medal - bust of Leopold left with long beard, £10

1865-1909 gilt commemorative medal - as above £10

1830-1930 octagonal silvered medal, set three kings' conjoined busts left. £10

Albert medal - 1909 - 1934, crowned A / Albertus Rex, his helmeted bust left £12

WW1 Croix de Guerre, set oak-leaf with A on ribbon. £18

Another, as above, no oak-leaf £15

WW1 Victory medal £12

WW1 Croix du Feu (Cross of Fire) £10

WW1 Yser medal, not seen so often now. £18

WW1 Commemorative medal £10

Another, set service bars on the ribbon, to denote length of service. £12

Another, set small enamelled red cross on ribbon, to denote war wounds. £14

WW1 Deportee's Cross, 1914-1918 on both sides. Unusual ribbon. £30

WW1 Volunteers medal - Volontariis Patria Memor; 2 soldiers' heads left. £25

WW1 'Haricot Bean medal' - from the National Committee for Assistance and

Food Supply; obv crowned female bust left., rev CN and dates 1914-1918. £15

WW2 Medal for the Military Fighter of the War 1940-45. £10

WW2 Commemorative 1940-45; Lion's head over V set large crossed swords £12

Another, plain ribbon. £7.50

Another, set black enamelled bar ( a casualty), and small crossed swords £25

WW2 Prisoner of War medal - 1940 1945 with sword / chains and watch-tower £15

WW2 medal of the Armed Resistance - scantily clad female / Resistere 1940/45 £10

Medal for Effort in the Colonial War 1940-45, uniface. Pro Patria et Victoria £17

African War medal 1940-45, uniface. Twin heads of Belgian & African soldier, left. £17

WW2 Medal for Defaulters - bronze patinated medal, defiant man - Forsan Victi, Nunquam

Servi - green ribbon set with 2 yellow stripes (no military assistance) £18

Another, with 2 white stripes (no work for the enemy) £20

Another, with 2 red stripes (forced labour deportees, who returned) £25

FEDECAM medal, gilt, uniface. (In 3 languages), featuring a large harp. £7.50

Enamelled red and white cross for blood-donors, uniface, featuring a pelican pecking its chest. Set gilt roundel with matching scenario. £20

Another, as above, plain medal, no roundel. £15

Coronation medal of His Majesty Jigme Singye Wangchuck 1974. Large format £30

Set of 2 gilt head-dress regalia : two badges for a Songkok hat. Made by Spink £5

Gilt medal for the Army, HP6, uniface. Chunky format. Red/blue/white enamels. £15

Georgy Dimitrov Commemorative gilt medal 1882 - 1982, his bust l. £7.50

25th anniversary medal - gilt. Allegorical figure facing, with wheat and cogs. £7.50

Ceylon Police Independance medal 1948. Very rare, no ribbon. £100

1918-1948 30 years commemorative £15

FMNO medal, silvered. Za zasluhy O Csla. On pin £15

Large gilt prize medal (?) with long neck ribbon (100 cms long). Stylized W in centre

with multi-lingual titles. In padded red felt case. £10

Chinese heavy gilt medal from 1993 for Armed Forces; soldier with bayonet left,

blue sky, snow-capped mountains. Suspended from top enamelled bar. In deluxe

case with plastic lid, in its Jianzhang outer. £25

Cased medal to commemorate 30 years of rule - 1955 - 1985. Gilt with red centre

featuring mountains, buildings and animals. Reverse with 1985.10 and four

languages descriptions. Cased as above medal (box, plastic lid, Jiangzhang) £15

Korea service medal, uniface, features map of Korea; red enamels £5

Multi-buy - 10 of these…………. £40

Long Life of Peace medal, presented to North Koreans by the Chinese

people's consolatory group; 25/10/1953. Bronze, with red colour. Ref 943 £4

Multi-buy - 10 of these…………. £30

Republika Hrvatska - "Ljeto '95" medal, patinated bronze, tri-fold ribbon. £18

Another, with reverse "Bljesak". £18

Another, with reverse "Oluja". £18

Spomenica Domovinskog Rata - rev. "RH", otw same design as other three above. £18

Cased "Banner der Arbeit" medal; rich red enamels, 3rd class with matching ribbon bar. £20

Commemorative Medal of the Winter War 1939-40 : Kunnia Isanmaa. £15

Legion of Honour medal, 1870; gold core, set in its orginal ANCOC (Paris) case of issue - marked Chevalier on lid. white enamels both sides and greens. Sl. Chips. £125

Military medal (medaille militaire) dated 1870 blue enamel ring intact.

Rev - Valeur et Discipline. Often seen in British WW1 gallantry groups. £25

Another, set in its padded wooden box £35

WW1 Commemorative medal, set red/white striped ribbon £15

WW1 Croix de Guerre, rev dated 1914-1918, set 5-pointed star on ribbon £22

Another, as above, with 5-pointed star and bronze oak-leaf. £25

WW1 Croix de Guerre, rev dated 1914-1917, set 5-pointed star on ribbon £22

WW1 Victory medal, official issue. £20

WW1 Croix du Combattant (Combattant's Cross) £17

WW1 Croix de la Valeur Militaire (Cross of Military Valour) £17

WW2 Escapee's medal "Medaille des Evades". £10

WW2 Croix de Guerre, dated 1939 on rev., set 5-pointed star on ribbon £24

Another, as above, no star. £20

National Defence medal, set bar "Train" - Armee Nation. Marianne on obv. Gilt, with matching ribbon bar set little 'Train'. Scarce £25

Unofficial veterans white enamelled cross, uniface and gilt, 1900 Oeuvre des Vieux

Militaires. In its red card case of issue, set pommel on ribbon, hung from castle £30

Kuwait - Liberation of Kuwait medal, standard issue, as awarded to British troops, £10

Another, in deluxe hard plastic case by Bertoni of Milan, for Italian officers. £15

Saudi Arabia - Liberation of Kuwait medal, as issued to UK and US troops £20

Saudi Arabia - Gulf War combat medal with 12 cream enamelled roundels,

in square green case with matching miniature. £18

1940-41 War medal - Bust of King left; Rev. 6 lines of land campaigns. £10

Volunteer medal (ND but 1958) - Sun's rays above parapet : Patriae Servire Libertas £18

Army LS/GC medal - Voor Trouwen Dienst. / W in pulled-back drapes. £30

Navy LS/GC medal - Voor Trouwen Dienst. / W in pulled-back drapes. £30

Air-Raid Protection medal, measures 21mm, but is a standard issue - WW2, Lucht Bescherming / features woman sheltering her children in an air-raid. £12

WW2 Cross for Order & Peace (Orde-Vrede), set 2 bars : 1948, 1949. By Tack. £23

Another, as above, no bars on ribbon. £18

WW2 War Commemorative Cross; Bust of Queen, no bar. By Tack of Breda £20

Service medal for 10 years, gilt, uniface, cased with ribbon bar. £10

Service medal for 10 years, gilt, rev. Honvedelmi Erdemerem, cased. £12

Service medal for 15 years, gilt, as above, cased with ribbon bar £14

Service medal for 20 years, gilt, as above, cased. £15

Military LS medal for 10 years, uniface, much colour, cased with ribbon bar. £10

Military LS medal for 15 years, uniface, much colour, cased with ribbon bar. £11

Military LS medal for 20 years, uniface, much colour, cased with ribbon bar. £12

Military LS medal for 25 years, uniface, much colour, cased with ribbon bar. £14

Military LS medal for 30 years, uniface, much colour, cased with ribbon bar. £16

Military LS medal for 35 years, uniface, much colour, cased with ribbon bar. £18

1938 Medal to Commemorate the Liberation of 'North' Transylvania. £20

WW2 India medal, CuNi, unnamed as issued; rev - map of India Geo VI obv £12

Sitara Hurb medal for 1991 conflict. £10

Police Independance medal - 26th Jan'y 1950, unnamed as issued. £10

Padraig H. Pearse medal - his bust r. 1879-1916. Easter uprising (1966 ?) £35

Italo-German Commemorative medal (.800) - Roma - Bonn 6-8 Luglio 1965. £18

LIBIA, silver medal for Libya; obv head of Victor Emmanuel right. £60

WW1 War Merit Cross (Merito di Guerra VE III). £18

WW1 Commemorative medal; helmeted & moutachio'd soldier left.Winged Victory £15

Red Cross Order of Merit, 2nd class, silver. Much attractive white enamels. £75

Red Cross medal in silver - membership (29mm) with pommel on ribbon + pin £25

Gilt anti-Fascism medal, uniface, numbered on rev. SMRT Fasizmu £10

Another, cased with ribbon bar, no. 4448. Lid has "3A XPA6POCT". Sloboda Narodu £15

Military Bravery medal - Za Hrabrost. Gilt, obv shows soldier and rifle. £10

People's Service medal, Medalja Zasluge Za Narod, gilt; figure in star & flag. £10

1945-1975 Commemorative medal for struggle v fascism. Gilt, 30 Godine Pobede ... £12

Military Service medal, grey Medalja za Vojne Zasluge; crossed rifles over flag. £12

Gilt Medal for Labour - Medalja Pada; Man & woman, newspaper with hammer & sickle £10

Commemorative medal for Foundation of State - 10 years : 1941 - 1951 £12

Commemorative medal for Foundation of State - 20 years : 1941 - 1961 £12

Commemorative medal for Foundation of State - 30 years : 1941 - 1971 £12

Commemorative medal for Foundation of State - 40 years , Bust of General £12

Commemorative medal for Foundation of State - 50 years : Map ? / Face ? £12

National Defence decoration, 3rd class, 5-pointed star, with red colour, in plastic

case of issue, with ribbon bar. £10

Syngman Rhee medal, in original box of issue £15

UN medal for Korea, DUTCH issue - rev in Dutch / Flemish. 5,800 issued. £25

UN medal for Korea, UK/US issue, of recent times. £15

Royal Visit 1953-54. Gilt bronze medal with obv of Elizabeth II; on pin £10

Service medal, gilt with red 'enamels', galloping horseman r. Set chinese-style £7.50

Army medal for "Forsvaret" - silver-grey; obv 3 short daggers / For Fortjenester. £17

Air Force medal - "Luftforsvaret"; crown over eagle in flight / For Fred og Frihet £17

Home service medal for "Heimevernet" - crossed axes / For Fred og Frihet £17

Army medal in bronze for Peace & Freedom : Haeren - For Fred og Frihet. £12

Independance medal G VI R, named to 3636150 Naik KHAN, 14 Punjab R. £12

Mountain Survival medal, gilt, with bar and script. £8

1988 Jumuriat medal. £8

Independance medal, for 50 years. Gilt bronze. Star & Crescent. £8

Mounted group of four - same service medal, but each with a different bar :

Siachen Glacier, Dir Bajaur 1960-62, Kashmir 1964-65, Kashmir 1948.

1st and 3rd medal bars in script, all with same ribbon, all uniface. £20

Medal for the Escalation 'War' 2001-02; issued to all 3 branches of the Forces. £4

Multi-buy - 10 of above ….. £30

Polonia Restituta enamelled cross 1944 on rev. Intact white enamels. Scarce now £25

Order of the Red Banner, 3rd class in dull silver, RP on reverse. £20

Red Cross medal, in silver, rev. stamped P.C.K. Deep red enamels £12

Red Cross medal, in bronze, rev. stamped P.C.K. Deep red enamels £10

1944 - 1954 Commemorative medal for 10 years of liberty since 22 / July. Uniface,

red/white enamelled flag held by 3 soldiers. Hung from red enamel suspender X £15

Uniface medal for 11/11/1918, numbered 2794 on rev. Old city scene. Obroncom... £25

1966 - 966 Millennium commemorative medal, silvered. Virgin and child, no ribbon £10

WW1 Victory medal - seldom seen now (this one unofficial type 2), set buckle. £175

Rhodesia GSM 1965-80 in CuNi. Bust of Cecil Rhodes facing. Named to -

124374 Rfn. R. DISLEY

120705 Rfn. A. CUTHBERT

111199 L/Cpl B.D. DOWNS

114809 Rfn. W. CLASSEN

650047 Pte. J. DICKSON

118853 Rfn. P.J. BREEDON

120903 Cpl. W. EASTON

Each .......................... £18

Zimbabwe Chief's Aide oval medal in brass; coloured green/yellow/red/black £15

Zimbabwe Headman's medal; odd-shape in brass. £15

Crusade against Communism medal, wide ribbon, set on pin as for wear £18

1918 medal for the White Army v Red Army (General Kornilov); stamped 125. £38

Medal for the Caucasus, 1871. Bust of Alexander II right £60

War of Russia v Turkey 1877-1878 (Liberation of Bulgaria). Bronze. Cross over rays £40

Sebastopol medal, 1854/55. N I and A II cyphers on rev. £65

Medal to Commemorate assassination of Alexander II 1 / 3 / 1881, in silver £57

Set of four medals from Russia and Ukraine, all with supporting award booklets, named to the recipient - KUSHNIR Pyotr (Peter) Vladimirovich, as : 1918-1968 anniversary medal, 1945-1985 anniversary medal, Labour Veteran medal, plus Ukraine 50th anniversary of Liberation enamelled badge. ........ £57

Mounted group of six - WW2 Victory over Germany, 1945-1965, 1945-1975,

Labour Veteran medal, 1945-1985, 1945-1995 Commemoratives. No back pin. £55

Mounted group of three - Jubilee medals : 1945-65, 1918-78, 1945-85. £25

Mounted group of three - Labour Excellence, Labour Distinction and Labour Veteran medals. First two with intact red enamels. £40

Mounted pair - Defence of Stalingrad with Medal for Combat service, no. 662197. £90

Mounted pair - 1945 - 1965 Jubilee medal, plus Kiev's 1500 th anniversary. £20

Labour Veteran medal. £7.50

WW2 - Medal for Assiduous Labour Effort in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-45 £7.50

WW2 - Medal for the defeat of Germany, 1941-45 £10

Defence of Leningrad medal, ribbon slightly grubby. £40

Defence of Moscow medal £38

Capture of Konigsberg medal, 10 April 1945. £45

Defence of Odessa medal £57

Defence of Sebastopol medal £70

Defence of Stalingrad medal £45

Medal for Coal-mining in the Donbas region £45

Medal for Construction of the Baikal-Amur Railway. £45

Georgy Jukov medal, centenary medal of his birth 1896 - 1986. His bust right. £10

Lenin 100 years Commemorative - his bust left with dates - 1870 - 1970 £10

Jubilee medal for 1918 - 1968. Nice touch of red enamels £12

Jubilee medal for 1918 - 1978 £7.50

Jubilee medal for 1918 - 1988 £7.50

Jubilee medal for 1945 - 1965 £7.50

Jubilee medal for 1945 - 1975 £7.50

Jubilee medal 1945-1985, also known as Russian Convoy medal (40 years);

Awarded to the British Navy, who also participated. £10

Jubilee medal 1945 - 1995 £7.50

Jubilee medal 1945 - 2005, recently issued. £10

Army LS medal for 10 years £7.50

Kiev - medal to commemorate 1500 years. £10

Leningrad - medal to commemorate 250 years. £10

Chernobyl medal - awarded to those who took part in the clean-up. £10

COPY - Order of Suvorov £30

COPY - Order of Bogdan Khmelnitsky £30

Gulf War Combat medal, set 12 cream-coloured enamelled roundels, in square

green case with matching miniature. £18

Liberation of Kuwait medal, as issued to UK and US troops £20

Modern medal "For Service with the Military Advisory and Training Team - Sierra

Leone" / Coat of Arms; on pin as for wear, plus matching miniature. Cased £40

Medal for the Royal Visit 1947, top holed, set red/white/blue ribbon £10

Medal for the Coronation, similar to above. 1953. £10

Medal for the National Crusade 1936 - 1939. Stylised rider; top gilt buckle. £25

Shooting medal, bronzed, features 3 men with rifles / KM - 86 £10

Prize medal, in bronze - man in loin-cloth, crossed arms. Simklubben Goteborg. £15

Another, similar, but smaller size; same ribbon (half black / half yellow). £10

Silvered shooting medal, on green ribbon "Malarhojdens Skytteforening" Crossed rifles £12

Service cross, green/yellow striped ribbon; upright sword on 4 coloured rings. £15

Medal of Honour, 2nd class; uniface, gilt. Similar to above, no leaf. £25

Medal of Honour, 3rd class; uniface, gilt. Similar to above, no leaf. £15

Army service medal, uniface, with winged eagle above; ribbon red & white stripes. £12

Medal for the Foundation of the Ba'ath party -8/3/1963. Gilt flaming torch, enamels £18

Mounted pair, as - Freeman Safeguarding medal, 2nd class, and Chakramda medal 1960's - for 15 years Military or Police service. £50

Gilt service medal, cyrillic script around shield on sword / leaves & berries. £7.50

60 years Commemorative of WW2 - dated 1944 - 2004. Gilt £7.50

WW1 Victory medal - set bar Aviation (very rare) £175

WW1 Victory medal, no bar, set on pin as for wear. £25

1 Congressional Medal of Honour, Army version, cased with ribbon bar & lapel pin. £250

4 Distinguished Service Cross, cased as issued, plus ribbon bar & enamelled lapel £45
8 Distinguished Service medal, cased as issued, (marked as such on the lid), with matching ribbon bar, enamelled lapel pin, and miniature. £50
14 Legion of Merit cross, intact enamels, set bronze cluster on ribbon £30
18 Airman's medal, in small case of issue, matching ribbon bar enamelled lapel pin. £30
22 Purple Heart, cased as issued, plus matching ribbon bar & enamelled lapel pin. £50
25 Air medal, cased as issued, with matching ribbon bar and enamelled lapel pin. ("V") £50
29 Army Commendation medal. £12
30 Navy Commendation medal. £12
38 Ribbon-award only - Commandant's Letter of Commendation ribbon. £2.50
39 Ribbon-award only - Combat Action ribbon. £2.50
42 Army Good Conduct medal, named on rev. George O. HURST. £20
42 Another, named on rev. Earle BRENNAND £20
53 Ribbon-award only - Outstanding Airman of the Year ribbon. £2.50
54 Ribbon-award only - Air Force Recognition ribbon. £2.50
67 Navy Occupation medal £10
67 Another, set bar Asia. £18
67 Another, rev. Marine Corps. £10
69 National Defence Service medal £7.50
73 Armed Forces Expeditionary Service medal £7.50
74 Vietnam Service medal, on pin, in dark blue card case, with ribbon bar £15
104 UN MultiNational Force & Observers medal £25
106 Gulf War - Saudi Arabia - Liberation of Kuwait. £15
106 Gulf War - Saudi Arabia - Liberation of Kuwait, in deluxe green case + ribbon bar £25
107 Kuwait - Gulf War - Liberation of Kuwait £9

43/69 Mounted pair - Navy Good Conduct medal, plus National Defence medal, with

matching ribbon bar, to US Marine Marvin W. SJOGREN, HM2 US Navy,

with set of papers, detailing his service from 1950 to 1954. £35

Louisiana medallion, from European Trip by Insurance Delegation 1971. Bronzed £5

Defense Logistics Agency - Meritorious Civilian Service. Attractive 2-part medal £15

Unofficial Afghanistan Campaign medal - "For service in Afghanistan" £10

Unofficial Iraq Campaign medal - "For Service in Iraq". £10

Unofficial Merchant Marine medal, Vietnam Service £7.50

War on Terrorism - Expeditionary medal, may be worn officially. £7.50