17 October 2015

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19th century military documents Private Daniel Robinson Mathews  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 99

Published Estimate: €800-200

Price Realised: €160


1875 Henry Grattan statue, silver presentation trowel.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 100

Published Estimate: €250-1200

Price Realised: €1500

  • Dimensions: 2 x 13½ x 4in. (5.08 x 34.29 x 1
  • A Victorian silver presentation trowel, the triangular blade engraved with stylised anthemion border and a view of Grattan's statue with the parliament building behind, above the inscription Presented - By the Grattan Statue Committee - To - William Murphy - Architect - In Acknowledgement of - His Valuable Services - In the Erection of the - Grattan Pedestal and Statue - 1875", on reeded ivory handle, by George Adams, London, 1871."

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High Victorian silver table forks.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 101

Published Estimate: €400-350

Price Realised: €280

  • A set of six Victorian silver table forks, the hourglass shaped handle high-relief decorated to both sides with hunting scenes, by George Adams, London, 1870. 23oz troy (715g).

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19th century Killarney-ware box  

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

Published Estimate: €900-500

Price Realised: €0


1884-1889. Athlone Woolen Mills Royal Dublin Society silver medals (9).  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 102.1

Published Estimate: €100-1200

Price Realised: €1800


Circa 1880. John Dillon MP handwritten and signed letter  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 103

Published Estimate: €150-150

Price Realised: €120


The Illustrious Sons of Ireland  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 104

Published Estimate: €100-200

Price Realised: €260

  • Dimensions: 21 x 27in. (53.34 x 68.58cm)
  • A large hand-coloured aquatint print, by S. Lipschitz, London, depicting Irish patriots, with names of each sitter printed on the margin, framed.

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Circa 1870. Protest Against British Government poster  

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

Published Estimate: €150-150

Price Realised: €0

  • 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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1885 (24 January) 'Dynamite Sunday' Fenian bombing of the Palace of Westminster.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 106

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €620

  • A fragment of carved oak Gothic-revival moulding from the door of the Division Corridor, House of Commons, Westminster, bearing a printed paper label describing it as a Memento of the Dynamite Explosions"."

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Charles Stewart Parnell  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 107

Published Estimate: €200-200

Price Realised: €220

  • Dimensions: 3½ x 2.10in. (8.89 x 5.33cm)
  • A photographic carte de visite by William Lawrence with a portrait photograph of Parnell; and two memorial cards commemorating his death in 1891

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Charles Stewart Parnell autograph signature.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 108

Published Estimate: €100-300

Price Realised: €360


Circa 1890. Home Rule enamel and gilt badge.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 109

Published Estimate: €200-150

Price Realised: €360

  • Attractive HOME RULE FOR IRELAND badge in exceptional condition. Accompanied by framed copy photographs of Charles Stewart Parnell's visit to Kells. This badge was found in a house in Kells that he visited.

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1880s & 1890s Weekly Freeman and National Press cartoons.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 110

Published Estimate: €200-300

Price Realised: €200


1891 - 1913. The Irish Landowners Convention  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 111

Published Estimate: €100-250

Price Realised: €180

  • A collection of 19 Reports published in advance of the annual meeting of the Executive Committee of The Irish Landowner's Convention, an organisation created to protect the interests of landowners in the face of agrarian agitation and legislative reforms. Some duplication.

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1893-1906 Irish National Amnesty Association.  

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

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €0

  • 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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1889 Foxrock Estate Auction Prospectus  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 113

Published Estimate: €80-150

Price Realised: €100

  • Auction Prospectus Dublin 1889. High Court of Justice in Ireland Chancery Division Land Judges: Rental and Particulars of A Plot of Ground Commonly Called by the name of Silver Park or Tipperstown adjoining Leopardstown Demesne. Details & particulars illustrated with 5 folding coloured maps & with an Ordnance survey map with the area highlighted.

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19th Century collection of sheet music for dances including The Kingstown Galop  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 114

Published Estimate: €150-100

Price Realised: €120


19th and 20th century collection of ephemera including railway poster, puzzle cards, etchings, James Joyce flyers, etc.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 115

Published Estimate: €100-200

Price Realised: €200

  • Includes Great Northern Railways 1885, poster Cheap Trip" Drogheda to Navan, circa 1830 "To Let" poster for lands at Neilstown (Clondalkin), circa 1830 three engravings, advertisements on card for Schweppes, 1897 programme for Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee Procession, 1896 Hamble River Regatta programme, early 20th century detailed photograph of a steam roller, various flyers including Shakespeare & Co. for James Joyce, comic puzzle cards by Smyth of Dame Street, Dublin (4), turf postcard, Connemara Mining Company share certificate 1852, and circa 1950 Special Anti-TB Exercises booklet, etc. (27)"

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Belfast, Industrial workers photographs  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 116

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €90

  • Dimensions: 6 x 8in. (15.24 x 20.32cm)
  • Six contemporary photographic prints: 7 March, 1908, Combe, Barbour and Combe, machine makers; 13 August, 1936, Gallagher Ltd.; 31 December 1935, Belfast Ropework Co Ltd. Net Braiding Dept.; 27 January, 1936, Belfast Ropework Co Ltd. Engineering Dept.; and two unidentified photographs.

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Early 20th century group photograph of nurses  

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

Published Estimate: €150-150

Price Realised: €0


Ernest Shackleton autograph signature  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 118

Published Estimate: €250-200

Price Realised: €380

  • Dimensions: 13 x 11½in. (33.02 x 29.21cm)
  • A clipping from a photograph signed, E H Shackleton", the Anglo-Irish Antarctic explorer. Attractively framed with a sheet of commemorative Irish postage stamps."

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Album of Irish, Scottish and Welsh picture postcards  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 119

Published Estimate: €100-300

Price Realised: €260

  • Good range of topographical, including Kerry, Cork, Kilkenny, with street scenes, ships, RP etc., also Scotland (24) and Wales (40). A good original unpicked collection in old album, mostly addressed to a Miss Perry in Dublin.

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Album of 200 various Irish postcards  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 120

Published Estimate: €120-150

Price Realised: €160


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

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

Published Estimate: €100-180

Price Realised: €0


Album of picture postcards.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 122

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €140

  • Including Music Hall actresses, comic, cats, flowers, greetings, some topographical with Ireland including 1907 Exhibition silks" (2), Wicklow, etc., Great Britain and elsewhere. An original album circa 1900-1910 mostly addressed to a Miss Perry in Dublin."

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Picture postcards. Ulster collection including Titanic, Royal Visit, political and topographical.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 123

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €300

  • Includes Fine Art Warehouse Belfast samples of Titanic and Olympic, Fair Day Moy (3), Edward VII Visit To Belfast comic, John Redmond by Ponsonby Staples patriotic, City Hotel Londonderry advert., Robert Allan shopfront, Glengormley, Strangford village, some good Donegal etc. (38)

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Picture postcards. Collection of Irish topographical.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 124

Published Estimate: €120-150

Price Realised: €220

  • Good variety including Dublin with 1907 Exhibition (3), Clontarf, also good village or street scenes including Ennis, Lahinch RP, Lisdoonvarna, Limerick Docks RP, West End Kilkee, Our Late Visitors - The German Gipsies" by McNab of Gorebridge, Scotland, Cois Tra, Kerry RP, Achill RP, Salthill Galway RP, Killurin Bridge Wexford RP, Wicklow Quay, Aer Lingus advert., etc. (62)."

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Irish topographical and World War 1 postcards  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 125

Published Estimate: €60-180

Price Realised: €100

  • A collection of 67 postcards. Includes Proclamation King George V at Dungarvan RP; Drogheda viaduct (rp); Carrick-on-Shannon (3) etc. together with a Victorian trade card album with 61 various cards.

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Picture postcards. A collection of mainly comic cards.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 126

Published Estimate: €200-80

Price Realised: €90

  • Including Have You Any Cigarette Cards?" (3), Tom Browne, London Opinion, Lawrence Irish Humour, Cynicus, Tempest, Attwell, Comicus, Spurgin, McGill, Votes for Women, etc., also a couple of others including Aer Lingus and Theatre Royal Belfast adverts. etc. (63)"

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Picture postcards of Counties Clare and Limerick.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 127

Published Estimate: €120-300

Price Realised: €220


Picture postcards Dublin suburbs  

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

Published Estimate: €100-180

Price Realised: €0


Postcards of two Dublin convents  

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

Published Estimate: €120-150

Price Realised: €0


1903 & 1904 Dublin Horse Show Sketches and Dublin Sketches postcards by G. Fagan.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 130

Published Estimate: €100-180

Price Realised: €180


Kilkenny picture postcard collection.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 131

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €140


Postcards, Mayo  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 132

Published Estimate: €200-120

Price Realised: €140


British and Foreign postcards.  

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

Published Estimate: €100-300

Price Realised: €0


Italy and Switzerland a set of 45 magic lantern slides  

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

Published Estimate: €150-150

Price Realised: €0


Two Scrap albums.  

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

Published Estimate: €200-200

Price Realised: €0

  • 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

Published Estimate: €500-300

Price Realised: €0


Cigarette cards: a good collection including some scarcer sets from Lea, Lambert & Butler, Hignett, Mitchell etc.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 137

Published Estimate: €150-700

Price Realised: €560

  • Better sets include Godfrey Phillips 50 Motor Cars At A Glance, Lambert & Butler Motor Cars 1st and Second Series 25 each, RJ Lea 50 The Best Perrennials, Churchman 50 East Suffolk Churches and 25 Musical Instruments 1st Series, Hignett 25 arms & Armour, Ogden's 25 Whaling, good range of Player's including 50 Fire-Fighting Appliances, 30 Useful Plants & Fruits, and Wills with Scissors 40 Actresses, 50 British Butterflies etc., 46 complete sets and 6 incomplete, mainly very good to fine.

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Cigarette Cards  

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

Published Estimate: €80-200

Price Realised: €0


Circa 1900. Boer War - a collection of commemorative cigarette cards.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 139

Published Estimate: €400-120

Price Realised: €60


1881 Royal Irish Constabulary silver trophy cup.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 140

Published Estimate: €200-500

Price Realised: €700

  • Dimensions: 7.53 x 3¾in. (19.13 x 9.53cm)
  • A Victorian silver trophy cup of goblet form, the cup engraved with the crest of the Royal Irish Constabulary, the stem with beaded bands, the trumpet shaped foot with beaded rim. Engraved Walter Sexton, Dublin" to the base. Sheffield, 1881, by John Frederick Fenton & Frank Fenton. 8oz troy (241g)."

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Royal Irish Constabulary group of three medals for Royal Visits to Ireland.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 141

Published Estimate: €150-300

Price Realised: €480


Dublin Metropolitan Police pair of medals for Royal Visits to Ireland.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 142

Published Estimate: €100-200

Price Realised: €180


Royal Irish Constabulary medal for George V Visit to Ireland medal.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 143

Published Estimate: €150-150

Price Realised: €260


A Royal Irish Constabulary whistle and a belt  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 144

Published Estimate: €200-200

Price Realised: €220

  • The whistle on a chain and clip with impressed marks, The Metropolitan - Royal Irish - Constabulary - J. Hudson & Co. - 244 Barr Street - Birmingham"; the black leather belt with brass snake shaped clasp, fitted with holster and ammunition pouch. (2)"

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A Royal Irish Constabulary swagger stick.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 145

Published Estimate: €200-300

Price Realised: €280


1910-1912 6th Inniskilling Dragoons, album of ephemera.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 146

Published Estimate: €200-250

Price Realised: €220

  • A collection of ephemeral material compiled by Lieutenant Colonel (later Brigadier) Frederick A. B. Fryer. A maroon quarter hide bound 4to. album, dated in gilt to the cover. Contents include regimental material from the regiment's service in Egypt & India: Regimental orders, postcards, photographs, press & other clippings with images, correspondence, military manoeuvres, invitations, greeting cards, comment, programmes, regimental newspaper & a drawing.

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Campaigns and History of the Royal Irish Regiment.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 147

Published Estimate: €100-300

Price Realised: €180


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