RARE 1900 Boer War Medallion 'Success to New Zealand Rough Riders'RARE 1900 Boer War Medallion 'Success to New Zealand Rough Riders'

A small patriotic medallion made by SWAN ... on the Queen Victoria Profile side is.....BRITISH TRANSVAAL WAR 1899-1900. The diameter is 3/4", Very good condition as pictured.
The Second Boer War was fought from 11 October 1899 until 31 May 1902. The Second Boer War was fought between the British Empire and the Dutch-speaking Boer inhabitants of the two independent Boer republics: the South African Republic (Transvaal Republic) and the Orange Free State. It ended with the annexation of the region under the British Empire, ultimately forming the Union of South Africa as part of the Commonwealth. The conflict is commonly referred to as The Boer War but is also known as the South African War outside South Africa, the Anglo-Boer War among most South Africans, and in Afrikaans as the Anglo-Boereoorlog or Tweede Vryheidsoorlog ("Second War of Liberation") or the Engelse oorlog (English War).
Together with the earlier First Boer War (December 1880 to March 1881), this period is known as the Boer Wars.

Item ID: 7846

RARE 1900 Boer War Medallion 'Success to New Zealand Rough Riders'

$175 USD

Add to Cart
Questions about this item?
Email Shop

13 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List

Antique Goodies

Bernard Molloy
New Zealand

At Molloy's MEGA ANTIQUES CENTRE, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand

# # # LAST Dispatch Date For PRE-XMAS Delivery to USA / UK / EUROPE / ASIA is December 10th # # #

Exclusive Ruby Lane Member since 2002

Shipping & Handling:To Be Determined
Insurance:To Be Determined
Shipping to: USA

More from Antique Goodies