14 May 2016

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A History of the Early Part of the Reign of James II  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 2

Reserve: €70


Admiral Lord Nelson, a strand of his hair.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 7

Reserve: €150


1830s Portrait of Field Marshal Sir Samuel Hulse  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 9

Reserve: €800


Charles Dickens, a strand of his hair.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 11

Reserve: €150


1881 Irish Land League USA ribbon, membership card and anti Land League pamphlet.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 20

Reserve: €150

  • Provenance: With headed paper of Woodleigh, Upper Castle Avenue, Clontarf, typed 'With E. A. Aston's Compliments'.
  • Ribbon inscribed 'Delegate to First National Convention Irish Land League U.S.A. at Buffalo, N.Y. Jan 19 & 13 1881'; The Irish National Land League unissued membership card, printed by Goggin, Dublin, and 'Englishmen! .... The National League, with Parnell..is the enemy of Great Britain' issued by The Irish Loyal and Patriotic Union (pamphlet 37).

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19th century Gold green ensign brooch.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 21

Reserve: €300

  • Dimensions: 1 x 1½in. (2.54 x 3.81cm)
  • A 9ct gold and enamel sweetheart's brooch in the form of a 19th century green merchant ship's ensign controversially used by some Irish shipping. A rare representation in jewellery of this controversial flag.

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1898 Victorian Royal Engineers officer's sword.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 25

Reserve: €300

  • An 1897 pattern Wilkinson sword, numbered 35621 for 1898, the blade etched with the regimental badge of the Royal Engineers, the three-quarters basket hilt with Victorian cypher. In dress scabbard and full leather frog.

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1914-18 Recruiting poster and an honourable discharge certificate to a Royal Dublin Fusilier.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 27

Reserve: €200

  • Dimensions: 30 x 20in. (76.20 x 50.80cm)
  • Depicting a miniature portrait of a 'Tommy' in a gilt oval pendant and the message Make us as proud of you as we are of him!". published by the Parliamentary Recruiting Committee, London, Poster No. 119. Printed by David Allen & Sons Ltd. Harrow, Middlesex. Ref. W.8655 - 15M - 9/15; together with an honourable discharge certificate to 14741, Pte. Patrick Hayes, Royal Dublin Fusiliers."

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1914-1941 Rear Admiral, Royal Navy, Order of the Bath and medal group.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 28

Reserve: €2000

  • The Most Honourable Order of the Bath (CB), military, with presentation certificate; 1914-15 Star; Great War Medal; Victory Medal; George V and George VI Coronation medals to Rear Admiral Henry Albert Sheridan, Royal Navy; together with a silver napkin ring engraved with the names and dates of Sheridan's ships; a portrait photograph, framed of rear Admiral Sheridan in uniform; a Royal Navy commission signed by George VI; a pair of ceremonial scissors and three photographs of the launch, at Canadian Vickers Ltd. of patrol vessels. The order of the Bath in Garrard case.

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1913 (December 19) Padraig Pearse signed cheque.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 38

Reserve: €800


1914 (July 20) Padraig Pearse signed cheque.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 39

Reserve: €800


1968 (September 16) Margaret Pearse letter and signed book.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 40

Reserve: €200

  • A two-page letter on Scoil Eanna notepaper, in a carer's hand, to Mrs O'Neill accompanying a copy of The Turf-Cutter's Donkey Goes Visiting, by Patricia Lynch, inscribed in a shaky hand to the fly leaf in blue ballpoint To Lorraine - from - Margaret M. Pearse - 16/9/68"; together with a photograph of Margaret Pearse on her 90th birthday and memorial card for her. (4)"

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1916 Padraig Pearse's portrait.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 42

Reserve: €300

  • Dimensions: 24½ x 22in. (62.23 x 55.88cm)
  • Provenance: Purchased by the current owner in 1978 from Hanrahan Auctioneers, Nenagh.
  • A lithographic printing plate for a portrait of Padraig Pearse, after Sean O'Sullivan.

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MacBride, Maud Gonne. A Servant of The Queen, signed.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 46

Reserve: €300


1916 (April 24) Easter Monday Races at Fairyhouse, race card.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 48

Reserve: €1500

  • Dimensions: 7½ x 4½in. (19.05 x 11.43cm)
  • The race-card of the Ward Union Hunt Steeplechases, Fairyhouse on Easter Monday, 1916. The races were attended by a large number of the British garrison and administration. Their absence from Dublin at the beginning of the Rising facilitated the insurgents in establishing their strongholds around the city. A scarce and important document. 12Pp., buff paper wrappers.

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Early 20th century collection of patriotic songs.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 60

Reserve: €100


1928 The Soldier's Song and Other Poems by Peadar Kearney  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 61

Reserve: €150


Rally Round the Banner Boys", sheet music"  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 63

Reserve: €100

  • Dimensions: 12¼ x 10in. (31.12 x 25.40cm)
  • The cover centred by a portrait of Eamon de Valera. Published by J. J. Walsh. Signed and dedicated to Alice Ginnell by Phil O'Neill, With profound respect to Mrs. Ginnell, worthy partner of Ireland's "Member of Parliament", from the author, Phil O'Neill"."

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1917 - 1920 Thomas Ashe & Terence Macswiney  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 69

Reserve: €150


Dalton, Charles, With the Dublin Brigades (1917-1921).  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 75

Reserve: €120


1921: Arthur Griffith, Sir John Lavery lithograph print, signed by both.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 79

Reserve: €800


1925 The civic survey : Dublin and environs,  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 87

Reserve: €200

  • Dimensions: 16½ x 22in. (41.91 x 55.88cm)
  • Maps from The Dublin civic survey report prepared by Horace T. O'Rourke, & the Dublin Civic Survey Committee for the Civics Institute of Ireland. Ten loose maps, Geology & Contour, Traffic, Central City Area Traffic, Housing, Central City Area Housing, Hygiene, Central City Area Hygiene, Central City Area Industry & Commerce, Recreation and Education, Archaeology. Each sheet

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Circa 1920-1930 album of autographs, verses, drawings etc., with contributions from Margot Fonteyn, G. K. Chesterton, John Lavery.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 88

Reserve: €150

  • Others include Reginald Somerville, Kazuo Watanabe, Frederick Ashton, Paul Raymond, Tim Healy and John Cobb, as well as ballet and opera companies. Some good amateur drawings included and a menu for The Irish Literary Society dinner for Alfred Graves, signed by Graves, T. P. O'Connor, Jean Stereling MacKenzie, etc.

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Irish Aviation, The Bremen Trans-Atlantic Flight and a collection of historical studies.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 89

Reserve: €150

  • An invitation from Col. J.B. O'Connor, O/C Air Corps, to the 50th Anniversary commemoration of the Bremen Trans-Atlantic flight; together with photographs of Captain Fitzmaurice, von Huenefeld and Koehl; together with Karl Hayes, A History of the Royal Air Force and United States Air Service in Ireland 1913-1923, Irish Air Letter, 1988; Baldonnel, Dublin's Civil Airport 1919 to 1939, Irish Air Letter, 1989; US Navy Aircraft in Ireland, Irish Air Letter, 1996; Michael Traynor, Through the Clouds Over Limerick and Beyond, Limerick, 1997. Also Society of World War I Aero Historians Journal Vol. 1, No. 1. (15)

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1942-1946 Censor's Office Dublin Castle, signatures of censors.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 91

Reserve: €150

  • Dimensions: 9½ x 6in. (24.13 x 15.24cm)
  • A copy of Emergency Powers (No. 151) Order, 1942. the buff paper wrapper signed by 34 censors and bearing many hand stamps and a wax seal. A unique memento of the Emergency.

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1939-1945 Battlefields of Europe cigar box.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 93

Reserve: €200

  • Dimensions: 2½ x 6½ x 6½in. (6.35 x 16.51 x
  • A brass square cigar box, the hinged lid with a map of the Europe, the sides with a list of the major battles. Made in Egypt by Granger from salvaged war materials; together with Hitler, Adolf. Mein Kampf. Hutchinson, London, 1939. (2) The cigar box

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1963 (June 26) John F. Kennedy arriving in Dublin, photograph.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 96

Reserve: €150


Cummings, E. E., American Poet, Complete Poems 1913-1935 and 1936-1962, Limited Edition.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 101

Reserve: €250


Pitman's shorthand adapted to Gaelic, Gearr-Scriobhadh na Gaedhilge.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 104

Reserve: €150

  • O'hAodha, Seamus. Oir-Ciste. Dublin, not dated, 12mo; Beaslai, Piaras. Eigse nua-Gaedhilge II. Dublin, not dated, 12mo, blue cloth blind embossed with celtic interlace; and three other books. (6)

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Wills's Volumetric Analysis, second edition  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 105

Reserve: €300


Brendan Behan, a photograph with a group of painters and decorators.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 106

Reserve: €200

  • A black and white photographic print with Behan and a young woman wearing sunglasses, possibly Beatrice Salkeld, among a group of painters and decorators. Behan began an apprenticeship as a painter and decorator but he was arrested with explosives in Liverpool and sentenced to three years in borstal, the first of three prison terms he served.

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Maria Callas, signed photograph.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 110

Reserve: €300

  • Dimensions: 7 x 5in. (17.78 x 12.70cm)
  • A Capitol Records Photographic Studio photograph of the soprano inscribed to the front in felt-tip pen, To Michael Comber - Sincerely - Maria Callas - 1971". Bearing handstamp for Capitol Records Photographic Studio verso and inscribed in pencil "Maria Callas - (soprano) - Signed 27 October 1971". Framed."

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1947. The First Edinburgh Festival, collection of programmes and playbills.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 111

Reserve: €100

  • Dimensions: 10 x 7½in. (25.40 x 19.05cm)
  • A collection of programmes and playbills for performances staged for the first Edinburgh International Festival of Music and Drama, August 24 to September 13, 1947; together with two newspaper clippings. (13)

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On Her Majesty's Secret Service, 1989 British Quad poster.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 113

Reserve: €300


ABBA, Greatest Hits Vol. 2, signed by all four band members.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 114

Reserve: €400

  • Vinyl LP, Epic, 1979, EPC 10017. Gatefold cover signed to the front in blue ballpoint by Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid Lyngstad and in black pen by Agnetha Fältskog; together with a second copy of the album. (2)

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Jeff Beck Group, signed concert ticket and a collection of 1970s and 80s concert tickets.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 118

Reserve: €100

  • A ticket to a concert by the Jeff Beck Group at the Sundown, Mile End Road, London, 15th October 1972, signed to the reverse by Jeff Beck and Tim Bogert; together with 64 various concert tickets.

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Dr. John signed hat  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 119

Reserve: €100

  • A peaked cap the sides decorated as a piano keyboard signed to the front in red felt-tip pen Dr. John the Nite Tripper"; together with a concert ticket for a Dr. John and Guests concert at the Rainbow Theatre, Finsbury Park, July 2, 1973; also a promotional sticker and a poster."

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Fabulous Poodles & Sniffin' Glue  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 120

Reserve: €150

  • A 7 picture disc single, 7NPX 46188, 1979 by Pye Records "Workshy", two promotional photographs, one signed by Bobby Valentino, Bryn B. Burrows, Tony DeMeur and Richie Robertson; a Pye Records promotional leaflet and two Fabulous Poodles stickers; together with issue 5 of Sniffin' Glue, November, 1976."

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Athletics and Cycling, 1940s Waterford  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 136

Reserve: €150

  • Waterford Civilian Defence Committee. Defence Forces Sports, Kilcohan Park, 12th July, 1942; Cosantoiri Athletic Club (46th Battalion). Annual Sports at Kilcohan Park, Waterford, 5th September, 1943; City of Waterford (amalgamated Cycling & Athletic Clubs) Open Sports Kilcohan Park, Waterford on 13th August, 1944. (3)

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1896 GAA Freemount Tournament medal.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 143

Reserve: €200


GAA. Eddie Keher, Hurling Heroes. Signed.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 145.2

Reserve: €150

  • Blackwater Press, Dublin, 2000. 167pp. Signed by large quantity of hurlers on inside cover, many of whom are profiled in the book including Tom Cheasty, Jimmy Doyle, Pat Fox, Paddy Molloy, etc.

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GAA 1920s programmes  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 146

Reserve: €300

  • C.J. Kickham A.C. Annual Sports, Croke Park, 16th August, 1925; Dublin Tramway Employers Provident Fund. Annual Sports Croke Park 25th July, 1925; Grocers' Assistants Club/Gaelic Athletic Association. Grocers' Sports (under N.A.C.A, Rules). Croke Park, July 19th & 20th, 1925; Clonliffe Harriers Thirteenth Annual Sports at Croke Park, 11th September, 1926 and Clonliffe Harriers Fourteenth Annual Sports, 10th September, 1927. (5)

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GAA, 1959, Invitation to the opening of the Hogan Stand  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 148

Reserve: €80

  • and a collection of commemorative programmes and publications including the Official Opening of Semple Stadium match programme, Tipperary vs. Kilkenny, 1984; the Maurice Davin Centenary match programme, Tipperary Vs. Kilkenny, 1984; GAA Centenary All-Ireland Senior Hurling final programme, Cork vs. Offaly, 1984; together with a collection of five GAA magazines.

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GAA Hurling, Oireachtas medal 1964  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 151

Reserve: €300

  • A 9ct gold circular Medal, the obverse inscribed An Oireachtas Tir agus Teanga, flanked by laurels and with a column topped with burning flame, the reverse inscribed 1964 - MOD", the medal reduced in size and set in a 9ct gold ring, lot includes the cut away portion of the medal, total weight 12g; together with an All-Ireland Senior Cross-Country Championship silver medal awarded to a Tipperary team member."

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GAA 1958 GAA, Derry v. Dublin, Senior Football championship, All-Ireland final programme and a collection of All-Ireland final programmes.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 152

Reserve: €100

  • Programmes for All-Ireland finals in both hurling and football. Hurling: 1975, 1976, 1977, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1987, 1988, 1994, 1996, 1997, 2001, 2003 & 2005. Football: 1976, 1985, 1994, 1998, 1999, 2000 (2) Replay, 2002 (2), 2003 & 2005. Also 1984 Connaught Football Finals Centenary Souvenir Booklet. (27)

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1893 All Ireland Football Championship winner's medal.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 153

Reserve: €5000


Circa 1930s, Lansdowne Rugby Football Club, five team photographs.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 154

Reserve: €300

  • Dimensions: 9 x 11in. (22.86 x 27.94cm)
  • Together with 1922-23 team photographs of two underage rugby teams and an underage cricket team; also, a portrait of a gentleman. Each mounted. (9) Sizes up to

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Rugby 1935 (December 7) Ireland vs. New Zealand programme.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 155

Reserve: €100


Rugby, 1948 (March 13) Ireland v. Wales, Match programme and ticket.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 156

Reserve: €250

  • An Irish Rugby Football Union official programme and ticket to the Grand Slam decider match, against Wales in Ravenhill. Ireland, featuring Dr. Karl Mullen and Jack Kyle defeated Wales 6-3 winning the grand Slam for the first time since 1899; together with two contemporary newspaper clippings. (4)

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Rugby, Print signed by Irish international rugby players.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 157

Reserve: €150

  • Dimensions: 12¼ x 15¼in. (31.12 x 38.74cm)
  • A lithographic print by Kevin Walsh signed to the mount by 24 members of the Irish rugby team of the late 1980s and early 1990s, including: Peter Clohessy, Jim Staples, Eric Elwood, Gerry Murphy, Eddie Halvey, Nick Popplewell, Brendan Mullin, Simon Geoghegan, Shane Byrne, Philip Danaher, Terry Kingston and Paddy Johns.

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