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ALBANIA.


Heroine Order - gilt 5-pointed star on silver backgound, hung from red enamelled

rectangular suspender " Nene Heroine". Uniface. £25

Red banner medal - with large red enamelled flag (enamelled star above). £15
ARABIA.


Unknown bronzed medal, featuring map of Kuwait; rev 3 lines of script - 1970 (?)

Ribbon dark brown, with 2 strips of yellow left and right. Help ?? £45
AUSTRALIA.


National Medal, cased as issued; named on reverse to Paul Anthony HEATH,

with matching miniature (space for ribbon bar). Mdls Yrbk A44. Rarely seen here. £110
AUSTRIA.


Silver Bravery medal, 2nd class, small size - "Fortitudini". Bust of Karl. (Carolus) £21

Silver Bravery medal, 2nd class, small size - "Der Tapferkeit". Bust of Franz-Josef £25

1848 - 1908 Jubilee Cross, featuring bust of Franz Josef right. Gilding sl faded. £15

1848-1908 Jubilee medal, Signum Memoriae, gilt, bust of Franz Josef r. (Civil issue) £12

Austro-Hungary medallet, bust of Franz-Josef r. Arms and text on reverse, with

skinny purple ribbon. £7.50

WW1 Karl-Truppenkreuz medal; grey metal square-ish medal with tri-fold ribbon £18

Post 1945 bronze cross (Wehrdienstzeichen), 3rd class for 5 years. Blue tri-fold £30
BELGIUM.

Large cased Order - Doyen d'Honneur du Travail; (in Flemish - Eredeken van de

Arbeid). Ornate gilt stylised A with black & red enamelled mallet, ears of wheat, set

on woven scarlet ribbon with 9 gilt lion's heads spread along. With photo of the

recipient - Jacques LEFEVRE, wearing it. Big dark green case. Scarce £125




Belgo-Spanish collaboration order, (Similar to Spanish Order of the Crown) orange-

red enamels on both sides; black castle, set with pommel / joint ribbons £35

Medal for Gratitude - ornate square silver medal with sword, blue enamels - NVI / FNI

Reconnaissance / Erkentelijkheid. £25

Order of Leopold II, in silver with blue ring in centre. £14

Another, set large crossed swords on the ribbon £17

Another, set silvered laurel-leaf spray "L" on ribbon £20

Albert medal - 1909 - 1934, crowned A / Albertus Rex, his helmeted bust left £10

1865-1905 gilt commemorative medal - bust of Leopold left with long beard, £7.50

1830-1930 octagonal silvered medal, set three kings' conjoined busts left. £7.50




WW1 Victory medal £12

WW1 Yser Cross - very scarce now : not seen one for ages. £150

WW1 Commemorative medal £7.50

Another, set service bars on the ribbon, to denote length of service. £9

Another, set small enamelled red cross on ribbon, to denote war wounds. £12

WW1 Deportee's Cross, 1914-1918 on both sides. Unusual ribbon. £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. £10




WW2 Medal for the Military Fighter of the War 1940-45. £9

WW2 Commemorative 1940-45; Lion's head over V set large crossed swords £10

Another, plain ribbon. £7.50

WW2 Prisoner of War medal - 1940 1945 with sword / chains and watch-tower £14

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

WW2 medal for Volunteers - Volontariis 1940-1945. Armed soldier with large V,

soldier is in uniform, holding long rifle in front of V and setting sun / bar Pugnator £18

Another, similar, but with no dates on reverse. (Awarded for Korea). Soldier is

mostly naked, holding short sword, standing behind low wall / bar Pugnator £18

Medal for Effort in the Colonial War 1940-45, uniface. Pro Patria et Victoria £15

African War medal 1940-45, uniface. Twin heads of Belgian & African soldier, left. £15

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

Servi - green ribbon set with 2 yellow stripes (no military assistance) £12

Another, with 2 white stripes (no work for the enemy) £12

Another, with 2 red stripes. (forced labour deportees, who returned before 1944) £15

FEDECAM medal, gilt, uniface. (In 3 languages), featuring a large harp. £5

Enamelled red & white blood-donors cross, uniface, featuring

a pelican pecking its chest, thus drawing blood. £7.50

Another, set bronze roundel on ribbon with similar pelican £10

Another, set white and red enamelled bar on ribbon, same pelican £15
BHUTAN.

Coronation medal in greyed CuNi for the King 1974 - His Majesty Jigme Singye

Wangchuck. Large format medal, set scarlet ribbon, edged in pale blue. £30
BRUNEI.


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


Medal for the Balkans - silvered, dated 1912-1913 on reverse. £30

WW1 War medal, 1915-1918, gilt. £15

1300 gilt medal, featuring a semi-naked girl warrior in front of stylised horse. £6

WW2 commemorative medal - 1944-1945; obv shows flag, rifle and bayonet. £12

WW2 Commemorative - 1945 - 1975 9 May HPB of victory of Germany. £7.50

Military Order of the Red Banner; chunky medal HPG. Gilt, uniface. Red/blue/white £15

Medal for the the Red Banner of Labour HPG, Gilt, uniface. Red/blue/white enamels. £10

Medal for Labour Glory, 1st class, silvered, with gilt alternating wheat ears. HPG £10

As above, but 2nd class; blackened wheat ears and reverse, as opposed to silver. £7.50

Order of 9th September 1944 - 2nd class with white enamels, and swords. Uniface. £18

Another, 3rd class, with rich red enamels instead of white, no swords. Uniface £10




Set of 3 - Hammer & Sickle orders :1st, 2nd & 3rd class - gilt, 1/2 gilt, silver. £18

Set of 3 - Order of Saints Cyril and Stanislaus - (Founders of the Bulgarian Cyrillic alphabet) : 1st, 2nd & 3rd class - deep red enamels, pale blue, and white enamels. £20
CANADA.


Cased Centennial silver medal :1867 - 1967. Unnamed as issued. (Mdls Yrbk C.27) £70

Cased Canadian Forces Decoration, named to MCPL S.D. SALTER. (Ref. C.32) £50
CZECHOSLOVAKIA.

WW1 Victory medal, official issue. Seldom seen now. £85

1918-1948 30 years commemorative £10

FMNO medal, silvered. Za zasluhy O Csla. On pin £10
CHINA


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

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

in four languages. In case, with plastic lid and card outer by 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
EAST GERMANY.


Cased medal - Banner der Arbeit, 3rd class, rich red enamels, plus ribbon bar. £20

Artur Becker medal for DDR Jugend, silver, set FDJ crest on ribbon, plus ribbon bar £6

Another, in bronze, as above. £4
ETHIOPIA.


Order of the Lion, in gold, set bar with script, set from ribbon (half purple, half white)

plus matching ribbon bar, in plastic-lidded case. £10

Similar, but in silver, ribbon half white, half purple/yellow/purple. Cased + ribbon bar £8
FINLAND.


Commemorative Medal of the Winter War 1939-40 : Kunnia Isanmaa. £10
FRANCE.


Legion of Honour medal, period piece, probably WW1 era. Very slight chips to the

white enamels. Honneur et Patrie / Republique Francaise 1870. £125

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

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

WW1 Commemorative medal, set red/white striped ribbon £12

WW1 Victory medal, official issue. £18

WW1 Croix du Combattant (Combattant's Cross) £15

WW1 Croix de la Valeur Militaire (Cross of Military Valour) £15

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

WW2 Croix de Guerre, dated 1939 on rev., set 5-pointed star on ribbon £20

Another, as above, set 2 5-pointed stars and an oak-leaf. £25

Another, plain ribbon £17

WW2 Croix de Guerre, Vichy issue dated 1930 / 1940, Green ribbon / black stripes £24

WW2 - War Commemorative medal; gilt cockerel / Guerre 1939-1945 £12

WW2 Medal of Liberated France - dated map of the country with date 1944. Reverse - La France a ses Liberateurs. Gilt. Ribbon is multi-coloured rainbow, £15

WW2 Cross for Combattant Volunteers (Resistance), gilt, with Vichy Cross £18

Silver medallet from the Ministere de l'Interieur, dated 1921 - for Employes Communaux. Obv - French Marianne with Republique Francaise. £21

Franco-British Association 1940 - 1944, rich red enamelled cross (both sides) with

crossed swords. Ribbon (red/white/blue) set the Vichy cross. £35
GAMBIA.

Gilt medal, featuring the king; To Commemorate 30th July 1981. (The coup). £20
GULF WAR ISSUES.


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 £15
GREECE.


1940-41 War medal - Bust of King left; Rev. 6 lines of land campaigns. £7.50
HOLLAND.


Volunteer medal - Patriae Servire libertas, issued in 1958 £18

WW2 Cross for Order & Peace (Orde-Vrede), no bars. By Tack. £14

WW2 War Commemorative Cross; Bust of Queen, no bar. By Tack of Breda £15
HUNGARY.


Cased medal - 1945-1970, uniface; gilt with green central wreath, dates in centre £15

Cased Elnoksege medal in silver; 5-pointed red enamelled star wit compass etc £20
INDIA.


General service medal, set bar Naga Hills, named to 13813562 Sepoy Bisan DASS

A.S.C. (MT). Court-mounted, as worn. £15
ITALY


United Italy medal 1848-1918 Victor Emanuel. Disc only £5

African campaign medal - V E king of Italy & Ethiopia / Africa Orientale. £15

Another, set rare leaf-entwined sword with 'FERT' on hilt. £30

WW1 War Merit Cross (Merito di Guerra VE III). £15

WW1 Commemorative medal; helmeted & moustachio'd soldier left .Winged Victory £12.50
JUGOSLAVIA.


People's Service medal, Medalja Zasluge Za Narod, gilt; figure in star & flag. £7.50

Gilt service medal, with matching ribbon bar - soldier waving flag on 5 -pointed star. £10.00

1945-1975 Commemorative medal for struggle v fascism. Gilt, 30 Godine Pobede ... £10

Commemorative medal for Foundation of State - 10 years : 1941 - 1951 £5

Commemorative medal for Foundation of State - 20 years : 1941 - 1961 £6

Commemorative medal for Foundation of State - 30 years : 1941 - 1971 £7

Commemorative medal for Foundation of State - 40 years , Bust of General Tito. £10
KAMPUCHEA.


National Defence Decoration, 3rd class, uniface. Cheap red on obv. + ribbon bar £15
KOREA


UN medal for Korea, UK/US issue, of recent times. £12
NEW ZEALAND.


Gilt medal for the Royal Visit 1953-54, hung from deep blue ribbon & pin. £10
NIGERIA.


Medal for the Nigerian Crisis 1966-1970. "For Recognised Service to the Nation". £10
NORTH KOREA.


Service medal, gilt with red 'enamels', galloping horseman r. Set chinese-style £5
NORWAY.

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


Independance medal, for 50 years. Gilt bronze. Star & Crescent. £7.50

Service medal in CuNi, set bar Siachen Glacier (in script). Uniface £7.50

Service medal in CuNi, set bar Kashmir 1964-65 (in script). Uniface. £7.50

Medal for the Escalation War - 2001-02, (issued to Army, Air Force & Navy). £5
PAPAL / VATICAN.

Gilt service cross, bust of Leo XIII P.M. Ann X / Rev. Cal Prid Ian 1888. Ladies bow £30
POLAND

PRL service cross in gold, rich red enamels, cased as issued. Uniface £15

Another, loose as above. £12

PRL service cross in silver, same rich red enamels, cased as issued. Uniface £14

Another, loose as above. £10

PRL service cross in bronze, ie 3rd class. Uniface. £8

PRL commemorative medal for 40 years - 1944:1984, Walka Praca Socjalizm. £8

Red Cross medal, in silver, rev. stamped P.C.K. Deep red enamels £8

Red Cross medal, in bronze, rev. stamped P.C.K. Deep red enamels £6

1966 - 966 Millennium commemorative medal, silvered. Virgin and child, no ribbon £5
RHODESIA.

Mounted pair to D.A. ZAMBUKA B., as Rhodes For Service medal in CuNi, and

Zimbabwe Independence medal in shiny bronze (no. 16162). £30

Rhodesia "For Service" medal, named to DSA II C. MAHOVE £15

Rhodesia "For Service " medal, named to 602200 P DSA I.A. MUNHUWAANI £15

Rhodesia "For Service" medal in CuNi; marked Specimen on edge. £30

GSM medal, with Bust of Cecil Rhodes 2/3rds right, naming erased ? £20

Zimbabwe Chief's Aide oval medal in brass; coloured green/yellow/red/black £10
RUMANIA.


Liberation medal - "Eliberarea de sub jugul fascist". / Inslujba Poporului Muncitor. £15

Cased medal to commemorate 25 years of Liberation - 23 August 1944 / 1969. £20
RUSSIA.


1809 War v Sweden, obverse large A II cypher. Pale blue ribbon £45

War in Middle-Asia 1853-1895; obv features 4 cyphers : AI, AII, NI, NII. £60

War v Chechyn & Dagestan (in Caucasus). Dated 1857/1868/1859. £42

Medal for the Caucasus 1871. Bust of Alexander II right £45

Hiva medal, 1873 Mlitary Journey. Obv cypher A II (for Alexander). £45

White Army Military March in Kuban (Cossacks) 1918. (White v Red Army). £37

Campaign medal v Ahulgo 22/8/1839 (Caucasus). Obv large NI cypher. £54

Faithful Service medal (YCERDIE). Bust of Alexander II left. £45

Georg Tepe medal 1881 (in Turkmenistan). A II cypher on obv. £60




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. ........ £35

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

Labour Veteran medal, 1945-1985, 1945-1995 Commemoratives. No back pin. £36

Mounted group of three - Jubilee medals : 1945-65, 1918-78, 1945-85. £21

Mounted group of three - Labour Excellence, Labour Distinction and Labour Veteran medals. First two with intact red enamels. £30

Mounted pair - 1945 - 1965 Jubilee medal, plus Kiev's 1500 th anniversary. £15




Donbas Coal-mining medal £45

Restoration of Iron & Steel Industries of the South. £45

Defence of Moscow medal. £35

Labour Veteran medal. £7.50

Glory of Motherhood Order, 3rd class, numbered 2146237 on reverse. £30.00

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

WW2 - Medal for the defeat of Japan, 3 Sept 1945, lightly gilt. £15

Georgy Jukov medal, centenary medal of his birth 1896 - 1986. His bust right. £7.50

Lenin 100 years Commemorative - his bust left with dates - 1870 - 1970 £7.50

Jubilee medal for 1918 - 1968. Nice touch of red enamels £10

Jubilee medal for 1918 - 1978 £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 £10

Jubilee medal 1945 - 2010. Recently released £12

Army LS medal for 10 years £7.50

Kiev - medal to commemorate 1500 years. £10

Centennial red enamelled star - 100 years of the October Revolution. Pretty £15

St Petersburg medal to commemorate 300 years - 1703 - 2003, gilt. Bust left. £10

Blockage of Leningrad commemorative medal 1944 - 2004. City view. £10

Leningrad - medal to commemorate 250 years. £9

Chernobyl medal - awarded to those who took part in the clean-up. £7.50

JUST IN - a selection of very recent Russian medals, all cased .......... Each £10
SCANDINAVIA.


Curious mounted group of six medals, dating from World War One or so - August Lindh Vaestm, Pour le Merite, For Nitoch Redlighet, Iron Cross 1915, Ship, For Berom Liga Garningar. (Spellings not accurate !!). Picture available. £50
SERBIA.


War Cross, dated 1913, gilt, with crowned P I cypher on obv £15

WW1 Commemorative medal - 1914-1918, bust of Peter I right. / eagle & dates £18
SYRIA.


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

Medal of Honour, 2nd class; uniface, gilt. Galloping horseman. £20

Medal of Honour, 3rd class; uniface, gilt. Similar to above, but smaller. £15

Medal for the Foundation of the Ba'ath party -8/3/1963. Gilt flaming torch, enamels £15
THAILAND.


Coronation medal for 1950, silver medal. (King Bhumibol Adulyadej). £25

Mounted pair, as - Freeman Safeguarding medal, 2nd class, and Chakramda medal 1960's - for 15 years Military or Police service. £40
UKRAINE.

2014 - Donbas War : Russian Military Intervention Combat Participation medal. £15

Another, set incorrect tri-fold Ukraine ribbon. £12

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

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

4 Distinguished Service Cross (Army) £15
29 Army Commendation medal. £10
34 Army Achievement medal, cased with ribbon bar & enamel lapel pin. £7.50
34 As above, but bulk buy !! Ten of these medals, all as described. £50
42 Army Good Conduct medal. £10
48 Army Reserve Components Achievement medal £12
50 Air Reserve Forces Meritorious Service medal £15
57 Marine Corps Expeditionary Service medal £15
68 Medal for Humane Action (ie Berlin Airlift) £15
69 National Defence Service medal £7.50
69 Another, in card box with ribbon bar £10
71 Antarctica Service medal, set bar "Wintered over". £20
74 Vietnam Service medal, on pin £12
75 South-West Asia service medal £12
77 Humanitarian Service medal. £15
94 Defence of the Philippines medal £18
102 UN medal for Korea £12
104 UN MultiNational Force & Observers medal £20
106 Gulf War - Saudi Arabia - Liberation of Kuwait. £12
107 Kuwait - Gulf War - Liberation of Kuwait £9




Humanitarian award medal. Uniface in bronze / set white/pink striped ribbon £10

Washington Army National Guard medal. Green/white ribbon £12

Virgin Islands Commendation medal. £12

NASA medal - engraved on reverse "Exceptional Bravery". £20

WW1 Victory medal - unofficial issue from City of Paterson, New Jersey - reverse

"Presented by the Citizens of Paterson New Jersey to their Loyal Fighting Sons" £40