17 October 2015

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Bog oak sculpture  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 4

Reserve: €200


16th to 19th century collection of engravings of members of the English aristocracy.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 5

Reserve: €150


1662 Contract between Rt. Hon. Sir Maurice Eustace, Knight, Lord Chancellor of Ireland and  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 13

Reserve: €80


1754 Gilles Robert De Vaugondy  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 21

Reserve: €300

  • Dimensions: 19½ x 24in. (49.53 x 60.96cm)
  • Les Isles Britanniques qui Comprennent les Royaumes d'Angleterre, d'Ecosse et d'Irlande, with inset of Orkney and Shetland and Faroe. The large cartouche and borders coloured. Framed.

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Drogheda, 17th Century, oil painting by Thomas Markey (1885-1967).  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 23

Reserve: €300


1748-1753 Archive of bills, legal manuscripts and letters concerning Edward and John Hendrick, Dublin.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 25

Reserve: €150

  • Some earlier including an unrelated bill of 1687, also a manuscript document signed by the Archbishop of Armagh with part seal, some interesting bills giving information on the costs of a gentleman's living in Dublin in the mid 18th century. (23).

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1758 (30 November). James Sutherland. Accurate Account of The Loss of His Majesty's Ship Litchfield, .....  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 27

Reserve: €80

  • Dimensions: 7 x 4in. (17.78 x 10.16cm)
  • Captain Barton, Of Fifty Guns, On The Coast Of Barbary, November 30, 1758, Including The Miserable Situation Of The Crew And The Barbarity of The Moors To Them. Also The Shipwreck Of The Countess De Bourk On The Coast Of Algiers. London, printed for Tomas Tegg, Cheapside. 28 pp with large folded engraving of the shipwreck. Plain paper wrappers.

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A George III brass-bound mahogany navette-shaped oyster bucket  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 31

Reserve: €800


George III Irish silver sugar basket  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 33

Reserve: €400

  • Dimensions: 8½ x 7 x 5in. (21.59 x 17.78 x 1
  • Of navette shape with fluted corners, the swing handle, bright-cut engraved on waisted stem and shaped oval foot. Dublin, 1796, by Joseph Jackson. 9¾oz troy (306g).

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Burroughs, Francis. The Constitutional Interests of Ireland, with Respect to the Popery Laws:  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 56

Reserve: €300


21 July 1814, Report to Napoleon Bonaparte initialled by him.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 66

Reserve: €500

  • Dimensions: 17½ x 24in. (44.45 x 60.96cm)
  • From Henri-Gatien, Comte Bertrand, Grand Marshal of the Palace and aide-de-camp to Napoleon, and signed by him, annotated Approuve" and initialled "N". Attractively framed with a coloured print of Napoleon awarding a medal to a wounded veteran."

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1811 (June). Map of Ballamanus Wood, County Wicklow, in the Rosanna Estate of William Tighe.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 69

Reserve: €150


The Trial of John Magee:  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 70

Reserve: €200

  • Proprietor of the Dublin Evening Post, For Publishing an Historical Review of The Duke of Richmond's Administration in Ireland, Dublin, 1813, John Magee, Trinity Street. Quarter calf bound, the hinges repaired with tape.

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Early 19th century embroidery panel  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 72

Reserve: €150

  • Dimensions: 7 x 6½in. (17.78 x 16.51cm)
  • After an engraving by Jan Luyken, first published in 1708. Inscribed verso Gewerkt door mevrouw Lapasse nee Abrahamsz" (Made by Mrs Abraham Lapasse nee Abrahamsz). In contemporary gilt frame."

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1841 (August). Detailed map of Rose-Inn Street and surrounding area, Kilkenny, for the Ormonde Estate.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 77

Reserve: €200


1831 William IV Signed Commission  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 83

Reserve: €100

  • Dimensions: 9 x 13in. (22.86 x 33.02cm)
  • William IV King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain & Ireland 1830-37. A one page, oblong folio document signed William R" at the head. 10th May 1830 (the first year of his reign) at Windsor. The partially printed document is a military commission appointing Simpson Nelson Burriss to be a Second Lieutenant in the Ceylon Rifles. With blind embossed paper seal."

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1842-1913 Queen's County (Laois) collection of manuscripts concerning Elizabeth Warneford, Lord Castletown and others.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 90

Reserve: €200

  • 1842-1850 Mostly folio legal manuscripts concerning a court case. (17 items) between Warneford and Breen and others. 1855 to 1913 (18) concerning Lord Castletown and viscount Doneraile (St. Leger) referring to lands in Quuens County and Co. Cork (35)

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1843 Reports of Meetings for Repeal from Newspapers  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 91

Reserve: €150

  • Including meetings of the Repeal Missions. March - April 1843. A bound collection of original press clippings stuck into 202pp. from various newspapers of that time including The Freeman's Journal, Limerick Reporter, Belfast Vindicator, Sligo Champion, the Pilot, Newry Examiner, The Tipperary Free Press & others. Reports include comment on demonstrations & meetings at Fedamore & Cahirconlish, Co. Limerick; Trim, Co. Meath; Ballymote, Co. Sligo; Meeting in Newtownbarry, Rathkeale Public Dinner to the Liberator; Repeal of the Union Carrick on Suir; Great Repeal Meeting at Kilcullen, Co. Kildare; Drumcree meeting, Westmeath, & more. A contemporary snapshot of reports on the Repeal movement led by the Liberator, Daniel O'Connell from the newspapers over the period of a month in 1843.

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19th century Killarney-ware box  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 102

Reserve: €400


Circa 1870. Protest Against British Government poster  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 105

Reserve: €100

  • Dimensions: 30 x 24in. (76.20 x 60.96cm)
  • Designed by Brightly, this scarce American poster shows Emmett flanked by angels holding rolls of names of Irish patriots including, Mitchel, Meagher, O'Brien, Gavan Duffy etc. From the commencement of British power...a line of tyrants has established and perpetrated...an aristocracy destructive...of the interests and social happiness of the people of Ireland"."

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1893-1906 Irish National Amnesty Association.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 112

Reserve: €100

  • Six Manuscript Letters Relating to the National Amnesty Association . To James Bermingham Plumber & Gasfitter, 26 Cuffe Street, Dublin Includes a letter from Dr. A. McBride, Fenian and brother of Major John McBride dated 19/9/1898 from London concerning Flanagan" who is being made use of by "Crilly" & stating that it's best if Flanagan is helped by a local Amnesty Branch in London. An interesting collection.

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Early 20th century group photograph of nurses  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 117

Reserve: €100


Album of 200 Irish life and humour postcards and an album of 32 embossed postcards.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 121

Reserve: €120


Picture postcards Dublin suburbs  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 128

Reserve: €120


Postcards of two Dublin convents  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 129

Reserve: €100


British and Foreign postcards.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 133

Reserve: €200


Italy and Switzerland a set of 45 magic lantern slides  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 134

Reserve: €100


Two Scrap albums.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 135

Reserve: €150

  • A mid 19th century scrap album and an early 20th century scrap album. The 1918 album of prints compiled by W. S. Wilson, including cuttings and postcards including the Titanic leaving Belfast.

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Sligo, photographs of The Cairn at Heapstown and The Split Rock, Easkey.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 136

Reserve: €200


Cigarette Cards  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 138

Reserve: €150


Tancred, George. Historical Record of Medals and Honorary Distinctions:  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 148

Reserve: €100


Medal Reference Books  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 149

Reserve: €150

  • Hocking, Charles. Dictionary of Disasters at Sea During the Age of Steam, 1842 - 1962. 2 Vols., Lloyd's Register of Shipping, London, 1969; Douglas-Morris, K.J. Naval Long Service Medals 1830-1990, Privately Published 1991; Fevyer, W., and Wilson, J. The China War Medal 1900 to the Royal Navy and the Royal Marines, London Stamp Exchange, 1985; Everson, G.R. The South Africa 1853 Medal. Being the Roll of Recipients and the Story of The Campaign Medal Issued for the Frontier Wars Between 1834 and 1853. Samson 1978.; and three general medal reference books. (8)

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Military badges including Connaught Rangers, Earl of Ulster's, UVF etc.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 152.1

Reserve: €180


Circa 1914-1940s collection including military badges and Irish athletics  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 152.2

Reserve: €150

  • Royal Dublin Fusiliers bimetal cap badge and pinback enamel badge, South Irish Horse pinback, and a range of Irish amateur athletics medals, mostly bronze, a couple silver. (29)

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WW1 Irish Recruiting Poster, Colonel Lynch's Irish Brigade""  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 159

Reserve: €200


1914-1918 World War I, china tanks.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 165

Reserve: €120

  • Dimensions: 3 x 6½ x 3½in. (7.62 x 16.51 x 8
  • A Carlton Ware HMLS 130 china Mk1 Tank, promoting War Bonds and crested with the Arms of Blackpool; together with Willow Art China Mk1 tank with the Arms of Southport. (2)

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1914 - 1918 World War I British Army ephemera  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 166

Reserve: €100

  • A fine handkerchief, the borders printed with a band of shamrock and allied flags the corners with Victoria Crosses. The centre of the flag with the words and music to It's a Long Way to Tipperary" above marching soldiers; together with a 19th Division Christmas card, after a Heath Robinson design, dated 1918. (2)"

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Kings Royal Irish Hussars postcards  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 168

Reserve: €150


1916 (2 May) Rising curfew pass  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 191

Reserve: €150


Connolly, James. The Re-Conquest of Ireland  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 194

Reserve: €120


1917 Tipperary, The Patrick Pearse Club Cashel.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 215

Reserve: €300

  • Club's protest at the arrest & Detention of Professor Seamus O'Neill, three pages handwritten in pencil; together with a letter 11 July, 1917 from The Tipperary Star asking the Club to supply brief summaries of their weekly or monthly meetings; also five original telegrams, 28-29 April, 6-7 & 11 May, 1920 to the Phillips Family, Cashel, County Tipperary regarding prisoners in British jails. and a later letter 30 June, 1953, regarding the pensions issue for old soldiers who fought in the Civil War. He comments too on two government appointed judges, Forbes & Sheehy and their respective performances in awarding/not awarding pensions.

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1917 (11 July). Eamon de Valera's first election - signed report.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 216

Reserve: €8000

  • Dimensions: 16¼ x 13¼in. (41.28 x 33.66cm)
  • Returning Officer's Report for East Clare Election signed by Eamon de Valera, who was elected MP for East Clare and Patrick Lynch the Irish Party candidate. An extremely important document marking the start of de Valera's 42 year career as an elected representative.The report lists the number of votes for each ballot box, identified by its station, numbers of spoiled or rejected votes, and the result - 5,010 for de Valera and 2,035 for Lynch.

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Circa 1918.Rally Round the Banner, Boys" by Phil O'Neill and Joseph Crofts."  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 218

Reserve: €150

  • Dimensions: 13 x 11in. (33.02 x 27.94cm)
  • Billed as The Marching Song of New Ireland". Sheet music, 4 pages including illustrated cover centred by a vignette of Eamon de Valera."

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1973. Eamon de Valera commemorative silver plate.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 219

Reserve: €200

  • Dimensions: 11 x 11in. (27.94 x 27.94cm)
  • Hallmarked EEC commemorative Irish Assay Office silver by Royal Irish Ltd, limited to an edition of 2500 of which this is 1074. Large Eamon de Valera Uachtarain na hÉireann (President of Ireland) 1959-1973 commemorative silver plate produced on the occasion of his leaving the office of President. Decorated with an engraved portrait of de Valera by Jack Coughlin. Complete with presentation box of issue and accompanying booklets. (550g approx.)

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Beaslai, Piaras. Michael Collins and the Making of a New Ireland.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 227

Reserve: €200


1918-1922 Louth Meath Elections  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 230

Reserve: €200

  • A batch of 19 manuscript & typed letters and notes pertaining to reimbursement of election deposits for the Louth Meath Constituency 1918, 1921 & 1922. The correspondence & notes were written between 1925-27 and the content relates to the 1918-22 period.

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Ginnell, Laurence. The Irish Republic. Why?  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 233

Reserve: €150

  • Together with Ginnell's autograph translation of a Spanish poem 'Elegy to a Primrose' and accompanying letter dated 30 May, 1949 from Alice Ginnell to Mr J. McGeown, Statistics Bureau, Lower Castle Yard, Dublin and a letter 21 April 1942 from Dan Breen. Also three other pamphlets, Easter 1916, The Story of the Rising; Mansergh, Nicholas, Britain and Ireland, 1943, Longmans; and Duggan, G.C., A United Ireland, 1954, The Irish Times. (6)

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1919-1922 Lists of members Dublin Brigade Irish Volunteers and Fianna  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 247

Reserve: €150

  • Manuscript list of officers & soldiers in the 5th Battalion Engineers, Dublin, April, 1919 to March, 1922; Manuscript list of members of C" Company, 2nd Battalion Fianna Eireann 1920-21; Manuscript lists of members of Dublin Brigade/Fianna Eireann 1916-22. Pair of mss. titled: "G. Coy. 1st Batt Dublin Brigade Old I.R.A. Deceased Members" & "C. Coy II Batt Fianna Eireann 1920-21. (3)"

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1920 (27 August), Belfast Pogroms, Lord Mayor's Appeal  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 250

Reserve: €300


1920 (30 August) Curfew Order, Belfast Pogroms  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 251

Reserve: €150

  • Dimensions: 34 x 22in. (86.36 x 55.88cm)
  • Issued by Major-General E. G. T. Bainbridge, Commander 1st Division, Competent Military Authority. Imposing a curfew due to the disturbances in the City... becoming hourly worse". Printer W. & G. Baird, Belfast."

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