20 September 2014

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A framed reliquary containing the relics of 22 Saints.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 1

Published Estimate: €500-700

Price Realised: €1500

  • Dimensions: 14½ x 14in. (36.83 x 35.56cm)
  • An 18th century Continental white metal filigree oval religuary containing relics of: Ex Sepulch B.M.V; S. Joachim Patr.; S. Dominici C.; S. Francis Ass.; S. Philippi Ner.; S. Rochi Conf.; S. Alexi Conf.; S. Josephi Spo.; S. Joann: Bapt.; S. Joannis Ncp.; S. Felicis a Cant; S. Fidelis Sigini.; S. Paschal Bay.; S. Benedicti Ab.; S Alphon Lig.; S. Caroli Borr.; S. Antonii Alb.; S. Francisci Sal.; S. Francis Paul; S. Vinc: a Paul; S. Johannis Nep. Framed in a gilt frame together with four individual reliquaries containing relics of: B. Monfort; S. Rosael; S. Fidel a Sig.; S. Franc. Assis.c. The main reliquary 7 high, 5.5" wide."

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Scrimshaw 1798  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 2

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €220


Early 19th century pair of Irish mahogany mirrors.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 4

Published Estimate: €5,000-7,000

Price Realised: €0

  • Dimensions: 51 x 22½in. (129.54 x 57.15cm)
  • 19th Century, shaped rectangular plates, acanthus and scroll carved frame, with marginal and arched upper section.Provenance: Major General G.J. Hamilton whose family seat is at Hamwood, Co. Meath. General Hamilton's father, Frederick, his uncle Charles and five maiden aunts grew up at Hamwood. General Hamilton inherited a large collection of furniture and art from the five aunts, who raised him as a boy in Ireland while his parents were in India. Two of the aunts were well known Irish artists, Letitia Marion Hamilton and Eva Hamilton, whose work can be found in the National Collection. The two mirrors have been passed down through the family and are originally from Hamwood.

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Pilgrim's Staff  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 5

Published Estimate: €250-300

Price Realised: €260

  • Dimensions: 34¾in. (88.27cm)
  • An early 19th century Continental carved walking stick, the spherical handle on band of stylised lotus leaves, above high-relief carved figure of a monk.

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A campaign dressing chest  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 7

Published Estimate: €500-700

Price Realised: €0

  • Dimensions: 5½ x 12 x 9½in. (13.97 x 30.48 x
  • A William IV brass-bound mahogany campaign dressing chest, by Edwards of Bloomsbury, the silk velvet and gilt embossed interior containing silver mounted jars and gentleman's toilet accessories. London, 1834.

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Early 19th century apothecary's chest  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 8

Published Estimate: €600-800

Price Realised: €0

  • Dimensions: 18 x 12 x 8in. (45.72 x 30.48 x
  • Early 19th century mahogany apothecary cabinet the upper section of two doors opening onto a fitted interior containing glass bottles, disguised compartment to the reverse, above single drawer mounted with recessed handle.

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Victorian apothecary cabinet  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 9

Published Estimate: €500-700

Price Realised: €500


Army Surgeon's campaign instrument box  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 10

Published Estimate: €700-1,000

Price Realised: €850

  • Dimensions: 3 x 17 x 8½in. (7.62 x 43.18 x 2
  • A mid-19th century brass bound mahogany campaign box, containing ebony handled surgical instruments and tools in the two-tier fitted interior, by S. Maw & Thompson, Aldergate Street, London.

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Irish surgeon's campaign writing box  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 11

Published Estimate: €400-600

Price Realised: €400

  • A large early-19th century brass-bound mahogany army surgeon's campaign writing box, engraved Arthur Hilsham Esq." to the nameplate. Born in Kilkenny in 1796, Arthur Hilsham is listed as "Surgeon and Apothecary" at 146, Whitechapel Road, London in 1817. In the 1861 census he is listed in Devon."

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Georgian oddity  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 12

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €0


19th century cabinet maker's tools. (2)  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 13

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €160


A late 19th century brass Corinthian Columnar oil lamp with clear glass reservoir and etched glass shade, 23 ins. high  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 14

Published Estimate: €500-700

Price Realised: €0


Crucifix  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 15

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €140

  • Dimensions: 14 x 9in. (35.56 x 22.86cm)
  • A late 19th century Continental gilt metal and enamel crucifix, the figure of Christ cast in bronze, mounted on black marble plaque with holy water font.

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A 19th century Cantonese ivory sculptural chess set  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 16

Published Estimate: €1,500-2,000

Price Realised: €0

  • The figures finely carved in richly patterned court dress, on panelled oblong plinths, opposing chessmen depicted in differing costumes. The largest: 4.5in (11.5cm) high, the smallest: 2in (5cm) high. 32 pieces.

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Chinese Wedding Procession, clay figures  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 17

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €0

  • An early 20th century set of Chinese painted clay figures of a wedding party and attendants, with carriage drawn by two horses and dragon puppet, the 38 figures each 2.25 high on wire supports."

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Early 19th century Maori canoe paddle  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 18

Published Estimate: €700-1,000

Price Realised: €0

  • Dimensions: 63 x 5in. (160.02 x 12.70cm)
  • A stone carved Maori paddle, the leaf-shaped blade and handle inlaid with marine ivory, the shaft with band of incised tava tava carving.

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A mid-19th Century Irish Rosewood Concertina, by William Scales, self-professed 'Professor of Concertinas'.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 19

Published Estimate: €250-350

Price Realised: €360

  • Dimensions: 6 x 6 x 6in. (15.24 x 15.24 x 15
  • Of typical hexagonal form with ivory keys, the ends with scrolled and foliate fretwork. Ivory trade label to right end: 'Joseph Scales - Manufacturer - 46 Grafton Street - Dublin - From New Bond Street London' , serial number 211 to Left end. c.1850. In mahogany fitted case, the lid with brass carrying handle.

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O'Connell's Old Irish Whisky pocket cup. (2)  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 20

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €300

  • A white metal circular case inscribed for O'Connell's Old Irish Whisky, Belfast containing a brass collapsible telescopic cup. 2 diameter, together with a brass half-hunter style watch-case. (2)"

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Pair of Irish Arts & Crafts candlesticks, by Cluna Studio (2)  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 21

Published Estimate: €250-350

Price Realised: €260


Pair of Arts & Crafts vases by Vodrey, Dublin (2)  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 22

Published Estimate: €400-600

Price Realised: €0

  • Dimensions: 7in. (17.78cm)
  • A pair of late 19th century pottery ovoid vases by Frederick Vodrey, the flared rim and slender neck drip glazed in caramel over a turquoise body, the base incised Vodrey - Dublin". (2)"

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circa 1900: Belleek second period hunting scene bowl  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 23

Published Estimate: €80-100

Price Realised: €140

  • A small Belleek bowl with transfer printed hunting scenes, with second period mark. Also with another Belleek second period cup with transfer printed farming scene showing cattle and a dog. (2 items)

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A Waltham & Co. half-hunter and three other watches (4)  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 24

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €120

  • A Waltham & Co. pocket watch in silver half-hunter case, Birmingham, 1876, on ornate silver chain, with two early 20th century, silver G.A.A. medals; a Waltham Traveller" pocket watch, in gold plated hunter case; a ladies' Waltham pocket watch, in gold plated case, adapted as a wrist watch; and an Omega wrist watch. (4)"

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Collection of gold jewellery and other items (??)  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 42

Published Estimate: €300-500

Price Realised: €260


A 9 ct yellow gold stock pin in the form of a foxes' head,  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 43

Published Estimate: €120-180

Price Realised: €0


An 18ct yellow gold signet ring  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 44

Published Estimate: €200-300

Price Realised: €200


Pocket watches (4)  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 45

Published Estimate: €70-100

Price Realised: €140

  • A Victorian silver cased pocket watch, the white enamel dial inscribed for Thomas McCann - Ardee", Chester, 1889; together with a late 19th century silver cased pocket watch, Chester, 1881; a mid 20th century gilt metal pocket watch, on gilt metal chain and a Russian pocket watch. (4)"

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Irish silver cased pocket watch  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 46

Published Estimate: €150-250

Price Realised: €200

  • A Victorian Irish silver gentleman's pair cased, open faced, key wind pocket watch, enamel dial bearing Roman numerals inscribed Donegan - 32 Dame St - Dublin", subsidiary seconds dial, with gilt trefoil hands, the case Dublin, 1894, John Donegan."

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A 16 ounce bottle of Dunville's Three Crowns "Special Liqueur" Whisky  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 47

Published Estimate: €400-500

Price Realised: €620

  • Dunville's Three Crowns Whisky was distilled in Belfast from the 1870s until its demise in the 1930s. Good examples of this whiskey are extremely scarce. This example was part of a few cases left in a bonded warehouse in Belfast from the 1940s until their rediscovery a decade ago. This consignment was tested by whiskey expert Jim Murray, who described it as Beautiful, very intact". A unique opportunity to taste a drop of Irish distilling history."

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A 16 ounce bottle of Dunvilles Three Crowns "Special Liqueur" Whisky  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 48

Published Estimate: €400-500

Price Realised: €620

  • Dunville's Three Crowns Whisky was distilled in Belfast from the 1870s until its demise in the 1930s. Good examples of this whiskey are extremely scarce. This example was part of a few cases left in a bonded warehouse in Belfast from the 1940s until their rediscovery a decade ago. This consignment was tested by whiskey expert Jim Murray, who described it as Beautiful, very intact". A unique opportunity to taste a drop of Irish distilling history."

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A 16 ounce bottle of Dunvilles Three Crowns "Special Liqueur" Whisky  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 49

Published Estimate: €400-500

Price Realised: €560

  • Dunville's Three Crowns Whisky was distilled in Belfast from the 1870s until its demise in the 1930s. Good examples of this whiskey are extremely scarce. This example was part of a few cases left in a bonded warehouse in Belfast from the 1940s until their rediscovery a decade ago. This consignment was tested by whiskey expert Jim Murray, who described it as Beautiful, very intact". A unique opportunity to taste a drop of Irish distilling history."

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A 16 ounce bottle of Dunvilles Three Crowns "Special Liqueur" Whisky  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 50

Published Estimate: €400-500

Price Realised: €620

  • Dunville's Three Crowns Whisky was distilled in Belfast from the 1870s until its demise in the 1930s. Good examples of this whiskey are extremely scarce. This example was part of a few cases left in a bonded warehouse in Belfast from the 1940s until their rediscovery a decade ago. This consignment was tested by whiskey expert Jim Murray, who described it as Beautiful, very intact". A unique opportunity to taste a drop of Irish distilling history."

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Two 6oz bottles of Dunvilles Three Crowns "Special Liqueur" Whisky  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 51

Published Estimate: €300-400

Price Realised: €420

  • Dunville's Three Crowns Whisky was distilled in Belfast from the 1870s until its demise in the 1930s. Good examples of this whiskey are extremely scarce. This example was part of a few cases left in a bonded warehouse in Belfast from the 1940s until their rediscovery a decade ago. This consignment was tested by whiskey expert Jim Murray, who described it as Beautiful, very intact". A unique opportunity to taste a drop of Irish distilling history."

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Two 6oz bottles of Dunvilles Three Crowns "Special Liqueur" Whisky  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 52

Published Estimate: €300-400

Price Realised: €420

  • Dunville's Three Crowns Whisky was distilled in Belfast from the 1870s until its demise in the 1930s. Good examples of this whiskey are extremely scarce. This example was part of a few cases left in a bonded warehouse in Belfast from the 1940s until their rediscovery a decade ago. This consignment was tested by whiskey expert Jim Murray, who described it as Beautiful, very intact". A unique opportunity to taste a drop of Irish distilling history."

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Two 6oz bottles of Dunvilles Three Crowns Whisky  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 53

Published Estimate: €300-400

Price Realised: €400

  • Dunville's Three Crowns Whisky was distilled in Belfast from the 1870s until its demise in the 1930s. Good examples of this whiskey are extremely scarce. This example was part of a few cases left in a bonded warehouse in Belfast from the 1940s until their rediscovery a decade ago. This consignment was tested by whiskey expert Jim Murray, who described it as Beautiful, very intact". A unique opportunity to taste a drop of Irish distilling history."

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Two 6oz bottles of Dunvilles Three Crowns Whisky  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 54

Published Estimate: €300-400

Price Realised: €460

  • Dunville's Three Crowns Whisky was distilled in Belfast from the 1870s until its demise in the 1930s. Good examples of this whiskey are extremely scarce. This example was part of a few cases left in a bonded warehouse in Belfast from the 1940s until their rediscovery a decade ago. This consignment was tested by whiskey expert Jim Murray, who described it as Beautiful, very intact". A unique opportunity to taste a drop of Irish distilling history."

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A Victorian marquetry and morocco bound album  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 55

Published Estimate: €300-400

Price Realised: €0

  • Dimensions: 11 x 9 x 1½in. (27.94 x 22.86 x
  • A mid-19th century gilt edged album, the marquetry front cover depicting three dancers, bearing retailer's label for Reilly Fine Art Gallery, 24 Grafton Street, Dublin.

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A pocket sketch book and a travelling autograph album  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 56

Published Estimate: €80-120

Price Realised: €80

  • The 80-page sketch book by Charles Nash, c.1900 containing portrait studies and cariacatures of famous figures including President Kruger, Queen Victoria, Cecil Rhodes, Gladstone etc., and cartoons of the Boer War, 5 x 3"; together with an autograph album containing numerous watercolour sketches and cartoons. (2)"

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Antique glass reference books: Westropp, Dudley. (4)  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 57

Published Estimate: €80-120

Price Realised: €100

  • Irish Glass A History Of Glass-Making In Ireland From The Sixteenth Century. Allen Figgis. 1978. Revised edition. Hardcover. 248pp. Index. 40 Plates. Revised edition with additional text and illustrattions. Edited by Mary Boydell; Lewis, J. Sydney.Old Glass And How To Collect It. London: T. Werner Laurie Ltd. 1928, Hardcover.; Thorpe, W. A., English Glass. London: A. & C. Black, Ltd. 1935. Hardcover.; Wills, Geoffrey. English and Irish Glass. Doubleday / Guinness Signatures, 1968. Hardcover. 1st Ed. (4)

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A wooden model of a "Clipper" sailing ship  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 58

Published Estimate: €250-300

Price Realised: €240

  • Dimensions: 17 x 23 x 7in. (43.18 x 58.42 x
  • A waterline model of an American clipper, with carved hull, deck fittings, three masts and sails, remnants of a 'Stars & Stripes' in the rigging.

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Wooden model of a fully rigged sailing ship  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 59

Published Estimate: €250-300

Price Realised: €0


Model of a Portugese Carrack  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 60

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €160


Model of a 22-gun brig  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 61

Published Estimate: €250-300

Price Realised: €0


Painting: 'Brig off the Coast'  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 62

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €0


A scratch-built model of a Galway hooker  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 63

Published Estimate: €3,000-5,000

Price Realised: €0

  • Dimensions: 49 x 50 x 12in. (124.46 x 127 x
  • Built circa 2004 by Johnny Devane of Carraroe - a well known builder of hookers - to a private commission by the present owner. It is an exact replica of a full sized hooker and such was Devane's attention to detail that he even carried out sea trials" with it."

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A scratch-built model of a curragh  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 64

Published Estimate: €500-700

Price Realised: €0


1930s Tipp & Co tinplate clockwork crane (3)  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 65

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €510

  • A German Clockwork Tinplate 5-Ton crane by Tipp & Co., lithographed in green and gilt, with simulated Dunlop Cord tyres, tinplate driver, `TCO` trademark to bonnet; together with a tinplate 1950, Pontiac Streamliner, black, by Hartoys Delhi; and a Japanese tinplate battery-operated Police Patrol Jeep, by Nomura Toys, boxed. (3)

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1940s die-cast & tin-plate toys  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 66

Published Estimate: €80-120

Price Realised: €120


Dinky No 798 Express Passenger Train  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 67

Published Estimate: €80-120

Price Realised: €0


Collection of 4 Corgi Toy Cars  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 68

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €180

  • Includes Corgi 224 Bentley Continental Sports Saloon, Corgi 238 Jaguar Marx X, Corgi Volkswagen 1500 Karmaan Ghia and Corgi 252 Rover 2000. Adhesive number plates and tax discs added to all.

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Corgi 475 and Dinky 137 Toy Cars  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 20 September 2014 / 69

Published Estimate: €100-120

Price Realised: €140


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