Tel: 1(905) 634-3848

Text: 1(905) 906-3848

Purveyors of Authentic Militaria

This Item Is part of our The Dr. Albert Goodwin Collection. Click Here to view all items in this collection

eMedals-France, Napoleon III Kingdom. A Medaille de Crimee, Traktir Bar

Item: EG1351

France, Napoleon III Kingdom. A Medaille de Crimee, Traktir Bar

Sold For

$300

View Bid History

Not available.

France, Napoleon III Kingdom. A Medaille de Crimee, Traktir Bar

A British Issued silver Crimea Medal, unnamed as issued, with French made silver Traktir Campaign clasp, on period ribbon, extremely fine.

Footnote: The Crimea Medals issued to members of allied French forces were often issued with unofficial French bars: Traktir, Tchernaia, Mer d'Azoff, and Malakof, in addition to the five British clasps: Alma, Inkerman, Azoff, Balaklava and Sebastopol. 

 

This offering is a part of the "Dr. Albert Goodwin Collection", a preeminent assemblage of world Orders, Medals, and Decorations composed solely by Dr.Goodwin between 1946-1967. Dr. Goodwin had a successful career as an educator and prominent physician in New York as well as actively serving in both World Wars with the United States Medical Corps. He acted as both President and Vice-President of the Orders and Medals Society of America (OMSA) and is responsible for organizing their first convention in 1960. He maintained further membership with the American Society of Military Collectors, the International Orders Research Society, and the American Numismatic Society. His knowledge and passion for history and awards is evident in this meticulously compiled collection that is now available in its entirety for the first time exclusively on eMedals.com.

Back To Top