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Khedive's Star For The Egypt War 1882

Orders and medals

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Collection Orders and medals, Coins and medals
Gallery locationNot on display
PeopleProvenance: Sturdee, Frederick Charles Doveton
EventsAnglo-Egyptian War, 1882

Object details:

Object ID MED2436
Description Awarded to Admiral of the Fleet Sir F Doveton Sturdee (1859-1925). Obverse: A five pointed star. Within a band, head of the Sphinx, three pyramids in the background. Legend: "EGYPT". Below: "Khedive of Egypt" (in Arabic letters). Reverse: the monogram of the Khedive, a crown above. No date. Awarded by the Khedive to all those who received the Egypt Medal. Fitted with a ring and bar, with floral scroll and a crescent and star in relief upon it, and blue ribbon. Mounted on a bar with six others.
Date made circa 1886

Artist/Maker Jenkins & Sons
Credit On loan to the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, from a Private Collection
Materials metal: bronze; organic: textile [ribbon]
Measurements 47 mm
  • Khedive's Star For The Egypt War 1882 (MED2436)
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