Australian History, Fine Decorative Arts & Jewellery - Sale 8169 - Lot 3

 

25 February 2016,

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Lot 3
Captain Charles Edward Stanley M.C. 7th Australian Lighthorse Regiment A.I.F. comprising The Military Cross inscribed 'Lieut. C.E. Stanley 7th L.H.R. A.I.F.', The 1914-15 Star inscribed '141 Pte C.E. Stanley 7/LH Rgt A.I.F.', The British War Medal inscribed 'T/Captain C.E. Stanley A.I.F.', The Victory Medal 'T/Captain C.E. Stanley A.I.F.', in both full size & miniature; all re-ribboned, also with original silk ribbons, Anzac Gallipoli Medallion & miniature, both inscribed 'C.E. Stanley'; with paperwork, case & original box posted from Albert Park Barracks, a studio portrait signed 'Yours Sincerely C.E. Stanley', two letters of reference dated 21.11.1918 & 22.11.1918, two 7th Light Horse Regiment colour patches, a returned from active service medallion, & his dogtags stamped 'CE Stanley 141 A 7 A LHR CE'. Together with copies of his records from the Australian War Memorial.
Estimate $800-1,200
Sold for $11,000