Albert Medal Second Class for Land and Gold Bravery Cross pair awarded to Police Constable J. Dee, Swansea Police Force, for his heroic conduct in attempting to save life during a fire at Swansea on 20 January 1883. A particularly fine early award with maker’s named and numbered cartouché with named embossed case of issue

£7,400.00

Albert Medal Second Class for Land and Gold Bravery Cross pair awarded to Police Constable J. Dee, Swansea Police Force, for his heroic conduct in attempting to save life during a fire at Swansea on 20 January 1883

Albert Medal, 2nd Class, for Gallantry in Saving Life on Land, bronze and enamel, the reverse officially engraved ‘Presented in the name of Her Majesty to Police Constable James Dee for gallantry in attempting to save life at a Fire at Swansea on 20th of January 1883’, reverse of the crown with maker’s cartouché Phillips, Cockspur St., and officially numbered ‘58’, on original narrow riband, in embossed leather case of issue, named ‘Presented in the name of Her Majesty to James Dee, for Gallantry in Saving Life on Land’; Bravery Cross, gold (18ct.?, 18.17 g), the obverse central medallion engraved ‘Presented to P.C. Jas. Dee for Heroic Conduct at Fire in Swansea Jany. 1883 by Llanelly Admirers’, on narrow Albert Medal 2nd Class (Land) riband, in leather case, extremely fine (2) £5,000-£7,000

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