Description

4 clasp Afghanistan Medal 1881 with Peiwar Kotal, Charasia, Kabul and Kandahar clasps named to Sowar Shaikh Cassim 3rd Bombay Lt Cavly. The 3rd Bombay Light Cavalry was notably in action at the Battle of Maiwand and the killed, wounded and missing were reported in the London Gazette 19th November 1880, pp 5811. Claw is loose and the Rank of Sowar has been partially erased, see images.