17 October 2015

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Clarke's Perfect Plug framed advertising poster  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 448

Published Estimate: €150-150

Price Realised: €140


Gilroy Guinness Poster  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 449

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €140

  • Dimensions: 30 x 38in. (76.20 x 96.52cm)
  • A poster by John Gilroy showing a brewery worker inspecting Copper no. 4", a large tank. Other than "Copper no. 4" and Gilroy's signature. There is no lettering on the poster."

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Carol Weight lithograph  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 450

Published Estimate: €250-200

Price Realised: €0

  • Dimensions: 14 x 19in. (35.56 x 48.26cm)
  • Cup Tie", coloured lithograph, published by Guinness posters circa 1957. One of a series of posters, sponsored by Guinness, which were inspired by the Guinness Book of Records."

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1889 Custer's Last Fight, Budweiser advertising poster.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 451

Published Estimate: €200-300

Price Realised: €0

  • Dimensions: 32 x 42in. (81.28 x 106.68cm)
  • Coloured lithograph depicting the Battle of Little Big Horn. Custer is featured at centre waving a sabre and dressed in fringed buckskin. The remaining cavalry officers (except for his brother Tom) are dressed in military uniform. Indians are armed with scalping knives, tomahawks, clubs, spears and rifles. Dead of both parties appear in foreground, with several being identified in the bottom margin as Courier from Sitting Bull, Squaw Killing wounded, Rain In the face and the Sioux Warrior who killed Custer. A scarce early piece of American breweriana, distributed as an advertising poster by Anheuser-Busch. Framed.

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Circa 1960. Aer Lingus Dublin" poster showing Nelson's Pillar."  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 452

Published Estimate: €150-300

Price Realised: €360


1970s & 1980s, CIE, B+I Line and Sealink posters.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 453

Published Estimate: €100-200

Price Realised: €0

  • Dimensions: 40 x 25in. (101.60 x 63½cm)
  • Three suburban rail timetable posters for Monkstown-Seapoint and Glenageary and a collection of rail and ferry travel posters. (7) Sizes up to

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1873-1916. Collection of legal documents relating to The Waterford & Dungarvan Railway and Lord Doneraile.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 454

Published Estimate: €500-150

Price Realised: €0


1845. The Caledonian Railway - an important archive of original drawings and manuscripts relating to its engineering and costs.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 455

Published Estimate: €1000-700

Price Realised: €1050

  • Dimensions: 30 x 40in. (76.20 x 101.60cm)
  • Provenance: Folio inscribed Mrs Fred White, 19th century hand; private collection, Ireland.
  • A large folio containing dozens of engineering and architectural drawings, many linen backed, remainder on tracing paper of track laying, bridges, buildings etc., with detailed manuscript estimates of costings etc. (approx. 60 items). Sizes up to

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1905 Dublin, Wicklow and Wexford Railway, WARNING AGAINST TRESPASS" notice."  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 456

Published Estimate: €500-1500

Price Realised: €950


Great Southern Railway, platform sign, Dun Laoghaire station, EXIT AND FOR MAIL PACKET PIER""  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 457

Published Estimate: €500-700

Price Realised: €0


Great Southern Railway, platform sign, Dun Laoghaire station, TO DALKEY, BRAY & DUBLIN TRAINS""  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 458

Published Estimate: €150-700

Price Realised: €750

  • Dimensions: 19 x 72in. (48.26 x 182.88cm)
  • A large black-painted timber sign, with white moulded frame and white lettering, a painted hand pointing the way. A unique piece of Irish railwayana.

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Irish Railwayana  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 459

Published Estimate: €200-200

Price Realised: €160

  • A collection of miscellaneous railwayana including three signal lever collars, a ticket numbering pliers; a ticket punch; a series of carriage-door and carriage light keys; the door-handle from the general waiting room Glenageary Station, marked G. S. W. " to a knob. Also a collection of documents including GSR & CIE water return forms, season ticket application forms, etc."

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Railway ticket dating machine  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 460

Published Estimate: €100-300

Price Realised: €240


Railway platform signalling lamp  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 461

Published Estimate: €400-150

Price Realised: €0


Great Southern and Western Railway, notice warning against trespass  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 462

Published Estimate: €150-600

Price Realised: €0


Great Southern and Western Railway, stationmaster's inkwell.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 463

Published Estimate: €250-200

Price Realised: €160

  • Dimensions: 2¼ x 4¾in. (5.72 x 12.07cm)
  • A salt-glazed earthenware cylindrical ink well, the central reservoir surrounded by pierced pen-holders. The side impressed G. S. & W. R.""

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Coras Iompair Eireann enamel sign  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 464

Published Estimate: €100-350

Price Realised: €280

  • Dimensions: 10 x 22in. (25.40 x 55.88cm)
  • An enamel sign with the CIE (Córas Iompair Éireann) logo, affectionately dubbed ‘the flying snail’. It was used from the 1948 to 1964 until it was replaced by the CIE roundel logo. This sign was formerly in the Glenageary Station booking office before being decommissioned.

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Charles II. St. Patrick farthing, circa 1670.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 465

Published Estimate: €300-120

Price Realised: €280


1966 Padraic Pearse Ten-Shilling proof coins  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 466

Published Estimate: €5000-400

Price Realised: €500


Twenty pence, 1985. The rare trial piece.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 467

Published Estimate: €400-7000

Price Realised: €7200

  • Provenance: Telecom Eireann; private collection.
  • These coins were issued in advance of production to various companies and organisations to facilitate calibration of vending machines and other coin operated devices such as telephones, meters etc. According to sources in the Central Bank less than 50 pieces of the 500 or so issued were not returned. To date about ten examples in private hands have been recorded, making it one of the rarest Irish modern coins, even scarcer than the 1943 florin. This example has a slightly speckled appearance with much original colour, about uncirculated.

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1986 Central Bank presentation pack with fifty pence to halfpenny mint.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 468

Published Estimate: €350-500

Price Realised: €420

  • Pack in almost perfect condition with very slight adhesion at edge and rare thus. Coins are brilliant uncirculated. The halfpenny, ten pence and fifty pence for this date are only found in this pack as they were not put into general circulation. Also in this lot 1989 Central Bank of Ireland one pound proof set. (2)

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1986 Central Bank presentation pack with fifty pence to halfpenny mint.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 469

Published Estimate: €300-450

Price Realised: €360

  • Some damage to the folder and mount from leaking glue. Coins are brilliant uncirculated. The halfpenny, ten pence and fifty pence for this date are only found in this pack as they were not put into general circulation.

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1986 Central Bank presentation folder with fifty pence to halfpenny mint.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 470

Published Estimate: €300-400

Price Realised: €300

  • Substantial damage to the folder and mount from leaking glue. Coins are brilliant uncirculated. The halfpenny, ten pence and fifty pence for this date are only found in this pack as they were not put into general circulation.

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Ireland. Mixed lot of above average condition coins, mainly 20th century.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 471

Published Estimate: €100-400

Price Realised: €0

  • Includes 1822 penny, 1830 pattern (modern facsimile but attractive), useful silver incluiding halfcrowns 1933, 1934, florin 1939, 1966 ten shillings, some nice pennies including 1928, 1975 twopence error - struck in white metal, etc., also 1900 Queen Victoria Visit to Ireland small medallion. Fair to uncirculated, generally very fine to about extremely fine. (55)

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Ireland, USA and Great Britain mixed lot  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 472

Published Estimate: €200-150

Price Realised: €120


George III, one third gold guinea, 1804.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 473

Published Estimate: €200-250

Price Realised: €360


Victoria gold sovereign, 1884.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 474

Published Estimate: €200-240

Price Realised: €190


Victoria gold sovereign, 1884.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 475

Published Estimate: €300-220

Price Realised: €190


Victoria gold sovereign 1894 and George V gold half-sovereign 1911  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 476

Published Estimate: €300-350

Price Realised: €320


Gold charm bracelet incorporating Edward VII Gold sovereign, 1910, set in a charm bracelet.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 477

Published Estimate: €80-350

Price Realised: €480


United Kingdom Britannia Silver Proof Collection and The Queen's 80th Birthday Collection.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 478

Published Estimate: €100-120

Price Realised: €70


Byzantine. Justin I (518-527 AD) gold solidus.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 479

Published Estimate: €200-120

Price Realised: €120


China. One dollar 1917 and 1919 (Kiang Nan)  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 480

Published Estimate: €120-250

Price Realised: €240


South Africa. One tenth gold Krugerrand 1981, also some Irish and British coins.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 481

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €120

  • Brilliant uncirculated. Also English groat 1837 very good, three halfpence 1835 good fine, solder on reverse, Ireland Gunmoney halfcrown 1689, poor, and William & Mary halfpenny, very good/about fine. (

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United States Proof Coins  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 482

Published Estimate: €400-150

Price Realised: €120

  • A 1964 Philadelphia Mint proof set; a 2007 US Mint uncirculated Dollar Coin set; a 2008 US Mint Presidential One Dollar coin proof set; a 1982 Washington commemorative Half-Dollar boxed; 1990 Eisenhower commemorative Dollar proof; 2000 Republic of Liberia Five Dollar proof coin commemorating General George Meade and Robert E. Lee; together with three One Dollar coins and four Half Dollar coins.

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Waterford Bank Two Guineas Banknote, 2nd July 1808.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 483

Published Estimate: €200-500

Price Realised: €400

  • Dimensions: 5 x 7½in. (12.70 x 19.05cm)
  • Two Pounds, Five Shillings & Six Pence". "For Abram Atkins, Nicholas Britiffe Skottowe & Richard Roberts." 2nd July 1808, signed in ink Carroll and Skottowe. Some staining, multiple signatures on back, irregular right side, about fine."

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Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 'Ploughman' Bank of Ireland One Pound, 29-5-36.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 484

Published Estimate: €180-250

Price Realised: €200


Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 'Ploughman' Bank of Ireland One Pound, 8-2-37.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 485

Published Estimate: €120-200

Price Realised: €220

  • Dimensions: 18 x 10in. (45.72 x 25.40cm)
  • 66BA 084275, signed Gargan, fine. Also Central Bank 'Lady Lavery' One Pound 30-9-76; B" Series One Pound 20-10-81; and a 1999 One Pound coin, very fine, attractively framed."

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Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 'Ploughman' Bank of Ireland One Pound, 8-2-37.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 486

Published Estimate: €150-150

Price Realised: €140


Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 'Ploughman' Bank of Ireland One Pound, 4-10-38.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 487

Published Estimate: €120-180

Price Realised: €220


Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 'Ploughman' Bank of Ireland One Pound, 4-10-38.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 488

Published Estimate: €120-150

Price Realised: €120


Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 'Ploughman' Bank of Ireland One Pound, 4-10-38.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 489

Published Estimate: €120-150

Price Realised: €140


Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 'Ploughman' Bank of Ireland One Pound, 10-1-39.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 490

Published Estimate: €120-150

Price Realised: €140


Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 'Ploughman' Bank of Ireland One Pound 9-2-39.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 491

Published Estimate: €400-150

Price Realised: €100


Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 'Ploughman' Hibernian Bank Five Pounds 4-1-38.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 492

Published Estimate: €1000-500

Price Realised: €640


Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 'Ploughman' Munster & Leinster Bank Ten Pounds, 6-5-29.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 493

Published Estimate: €1800-1200

Price Realised: €1000


Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 'Ploughman' Munster & Leinster Bank Ten Pounds, 7-3-38  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 494

Published Estimate: €180-2000

Price Realised: €2200


Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 'Ploughman' Munster & Leinster Bank One Pound, 3-6-38.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 495

Published Estimate: €180-200

Price Realised: €240


Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 'Ploughman' Munster & Leinster Bank One Pound, 4-2-39.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 496

Published Estimate: €250-200

Price Realised: €200


Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 'Ploughman' National Bank Five Pounds, 15-3-33.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 17 October 2015 / 497

Published Estimate: €250-300

Price Realised: €300


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