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Lot 208 (Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Venerable), 24th November 2020)

A BRASS BADGE FROM H.M.S. BULLDOG, CIRCA 1930

Sold for £600


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A BRASS BADGE FROM H.M.S. BULLDOG, CIRCA 1930

heavily cast in brass and inscribed to reverse Bulldog, with three securing points -- 5½in. (14cm.) high; together with a painted alloy badge for H.M.S. Aurica -- 7¼in. (18cm.) high

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H.M.S. Bulldog was most famously associated with the capture of a complete Enigma machine and codebooks from the German submarine U-110 in 1941; the sinking of another submarine in 1944 and the liberation of the Channel Islands in 1945. She was broken up in 1946.

Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Venerable), 24th November 2020

Mercantile : 1-98

Naval : 101-179

Instruments : 181-295

Printed catalogues available at £20 (+P&P)

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THIS SALE WILL BE CONDUCTED LIVE ONLINE ONLY

You will not be able to bid live in the room. Absentee bids may be left via the website or using a bid form or you can bid via one of three online platforms. Unfortunately, we cannot offer telephone bidding for this sale

  • UKAuctioneers.com  this service offers a choice of either paying a one-off £3.95 flat fee for the sale and no further charges; or 3% of the hammer price. Charles Miller Ltd will refund successful buyers who bid via the £3.95 flat fee
  • The-Saleroom.com – charges 5% of the hammer price
  • Invaluable.com – charges 3% of the hammer price

 

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