This Auction has closed with winners.
If you are a winning bidder   
View all items in the bidorbuy category Boer War.  View other items offered by kinecoins (41590 Rating score greater than 40000)

Similar items you may be interested in:

R99.00
Ends 26 Aug 14:30
R99.00
Ends 26 Aug 14:00
Winning Bid
Page Views: 158  |  Buyers: 1

R3,310.00   14 Nov 19:18   EWAAN Galleries (16644 Rating score between 15000 and 19999Verified User

Runners-up

R3,310.00   14 Nov 21:00   militique (4523 Rating score between 1000 and 4999)

R2,760.00   8 Nov 08:21   venividivici (426 Rating score between 100 and 499)

KIMBERLEY STAR - MAYOR'S SIEGE MEDAL - HALLMARK "a" WITH RIBBON , BAR AND SUSPENDER Hot item!
bidorbuy ID: 79505886

KIMBERLEY STAR - MAYOR'S SIEGE MEDAL - HALLMARK "a" WITH RIBBON , BAR AND SUSPENDER

R3,310.00

 

MEDAL YEARBOOK 2011 VALUE £250-280

(R3500-R3920 @R14 TO THE £)

 

Kimberley Star Print Email

A six pointed silver star with small balls at the end of each point and a raised circular centre which has the inscription 'KIMBERLEY 1899-1900' and the Kimberley town shield.  The reverse is flat and has the inscription 'MAYOR'S SIEGE MEDAL 1900'.  The ornate suspender is sewn directly to the ribbon and attached to the star by a small metal ring.  The top edge of the ribbon has a silver clasp.  The ribbon is 1" wide with a black left stripe, yellow right stripe and three narrower equal stripes of red, white and blue in the centre.

The Kimberley Star was awarded by the Town Council and therefore is not an official award and cannot be worn on the uniform with official campaign medals.

Approximately 5,000 stars were awarded.  There is no roll of recipients.

The announcement of the Kimberley Medal (as it was called) is from the Illustrated London News, 15 June 1901.

Two Kimberley Stars were struck in gold.

http://www.angloboerwar.com/medals-and-awards/british/1872-kimberley-star

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PLEASE NOTE THE ITEM YOU SEE IS THE ITEM YOU ARE BIDDING ON. PLEASE GRADE FOR YOURSELF

 

CLICK HERE TO VIEW OUR ITEMS FOR SALE

 

 

 

 

 CLICK HERE TO VIEW OUR ITEMS FOR SALE

PLEASE NOTE - ONLY BID IF YOU INTEND PAYING. ITEMS CAN BE COMBINED TO SAVE ON POSTAGE. WE INSIST ON COUNTER TO COUNTER AS A POSTAGE OPTION FOR ITEMS OVER R100 TO PROTECT YOUR INVESTMENT AS WE HAVE HAD PROBLEMS WITH THEFT ON REGISTERED ITEMS. IF YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEMS WITH OUR ITEMS OR SERVICE PLEASE CONTACT US BEFORE USING THE RATING SYSTEM AS IT IS OUR AIM TO HAVE ONLY HAPPY CUSTOMERS - ABOVE ALL ENJOY THE AUCTION!!!


Warranty & Guarantee:

Loading Shipping and Payment Options

Buyer Feedback for kinecoins (41590 Rating score greater than 40000)

USA SILVER DOLLAR 1925
Comment:
Great coin Prompt delivery
R295.00
rated on 01 Aug 2015
by clamprec (672 Rating score between 500 and 999)
SOUTH AFRICA 2 ½ SHILLINGS 1944 HIGH GRADE
Comment:
Great seller!!! Quality coin!
R121.10
rated on 01 Aug 2015
by KobieVenter (10736 Rating score between 10000 and 14999Verified User
COMMEMORATION ON GERMISTON AS A CITY 1950 MEDALLION
Comment:
5 star service!...... thank you.......and honest seller!............
R10.00
rated on 31 Jul 2015
by Piesang 1 (894 Rating score between 500 and 999)