And other minor affairs (wounded). In 1882 he became the'Chief of Police in Alexandria', in addition, he was'Mentioned in Despatches' and awarded the'3rd Class Medjidie', a Military and Civilian order awarded by the Ottoman Empire. The inkwell collars & lids are hallmarked for the Birmingham assay office, with year date letter of a lowercase "z" for 1899, and makers mark of "B&Co" for.
Henry Bushell & Co' of Birmingham (Established 1871). The inscription shield is hallmarked for the Sheffield assay office, with year date letter of a lowercase "i" for 1901, and makers mark of "B&C" for'Brookes & Crookes (John Brookes & Thomas Crookes) of Sheffield.Now to condition, overall it is very good to excellent, with some minor edge corner knocks to the upright backpanel, the inkwells are intact, though one has an internal hairline to the ink reservoir, but interestingly, does not intrude into the glass body itself, and two fleabites to the side panel of this same inkwell. Depth: 6 3/4 (17.1cm). Height: 5 5/8 (14.3cm). Weight: 1Lb 15.7oz (900g). This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "gez-biker" and is located in this country: GB.