14 May 2016

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1916 Rising. Photographs of Dublin during the Rising.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 52

Published Estimate: €150- 200

Price Realised: €220

  • Four photographs, taken by George Darlington, of Dublin in 1916, including the Four Courts in ruins and demolished buildings on Sackville Street; together with a copy of the Draft Constitution; also Maurice Daly, Memories of the Dead. (6)

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1916-1922 Political ephemera and reportage.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 53

Published Estimate: €200- 300

Price Realised: €460


1916 Rising Pictorial accounts and commemorative reviews  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 54

Published Estimate: €150- 200

Price Realised: €140

  • Dublin and the Sinn Fein Rising, published by Wilson Hartnell; The Sinn Fein Revolt, published by Hely's; The Dublin Brigade Review 1939; and Centenary of Thomas Davis and Young Ireland. (4)

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1916-1922 Postcards of the Rising and the aftermath.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 55

Published Estimate: €400- 500

Price Realised: €520

  • A collection of 33 postcards relating to the Rising and War of Independence, some scarce, including Mrs Joseph Plunkett, Desmond Fitzgerald, The Late Michael Collins, Eamonn Ceantt, 'Hymn of Freedom' and an armoured car; together with twelve Irish topographical postcards, mainly Munster. (45)

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1916 Collection of twenty postcards relating to the Rising.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 56

Published Estimate: €200- 250

Price Realised: €460


1916 Rising, Postcards of the leaders of the Rising.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 57

Published Estimate: €150- 200

Price Realised: €260


1916 Rising, postcards of leaders of the Rising by Powell and commemorative stamps  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 58

Published Estimate: €70- 100

Price Realised: €100

  • Seven postcards by Powell of Con Colbert, Major John McBride, Sean Mac Diarmada, Eamon de Valera, Michael O'Hanrahan and James Connolly; together with a booklet of 1966 commemorative stamps and a 1922 overprinted 1/2d stamp

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A collection of Irish sheet music and a manuscript music notebook  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 59

Published Estimate: €300- 500

Price Realised: €280

  • A large collection of early 20th century Irish sheet music including 31 late 1930s publications by the Stationery Office; also a 19th century music manuscript book.; together with a manuscript poem, in Irish.

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Early 20th century collection of patriotic songs.  

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

Published Estimate: €100- 200

Price Realised: €0


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

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

Published Estimate: €150- 200

Price Realised: €0


Step Together" and "He Taught Us How to Die", sheet music."  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 62

Published Estimate: €100- 150

Price Realised: €95

  • Dimensions: 12½ x 10in. (31¾ x 25.40cm)
  • The cover of Step Together" centred by an Irish harp with the Fenian sunrise behind and flanked by Irish flags. Published by J.J. Walsh; together with a single sheet of music, "He Taught Us How to Die" headed by a portrait of Sean MacDiarmuida, printed by O'Connor's Printing Works, Ashe Street, Tralee. (2) The larger"

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Rally Round the Banner Boys", sheet music"  

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

Published Estimate: €100- 150

Price Realised: €0

  • 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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Who Fears to Speak of Easter Week" sheet music."  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 64

Published Estimate: €150- 200

Price Realised: €140


1966 Padraig Pearse Gold commemorative medallion by Vincze.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 65

Published Estimate: €3000- 3500

Price Realised: €3300

  • A cased 4oz 22-carat gold commemorative medal designed by Paul Vincze (1907-1994). The obverse with an image of Pádraig Pearse the reverse with a quotation from the Proclamation of the Irish Republic; 311 of 750 issued.

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A cased 2 ounce 22-carat gold commemorative medal designed by Paul Vincze.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 66

Published Estimate: €1500- 1800

Price Realised: €1900

  • A 2 ounce 22-carat gold commemorative medal issued by Worboys and designed by Paul Vincze (1907-1994). The obverse with an image of Pádraig Pearse the reverse with a quotation from the Proclamation of the Irish Republic. 124 of 750 issued. Complete with signed Certificate. Presented in the double issue case.

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1975 silver medals commemorating Eamon de Valera by Spink.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 67

Published Estimate: €100- 150

Price Realised: €120


1916 Rising 75th Anniversary set of seven commemorative silver medals.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 68

Published Estimate: €250- 350

Price Realised: €400

  • Issued by The Irish Independent, each medal depicts a signatory to The Proclamation, with GPO Dublin motif on reverse. No. 18 of 500 issued. 32g each. With certificate and original newspaper advertisement.

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1917 - 1920 Thomas Ashe & Terence Macswiney  

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

Published Estimate: €150- 200

Price Realised: €0


1918 General Election, Sinn Fein handbills  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 70

Published Estimate: €150- 200

Price Realised: €260

  • Dimensions: 10 x 7½in. (25.40 x 19.05cm)
  • A collection of fourteen handbills seeking votes for Sinn Fein candidates in the General Election, including Robert Barton (Wicklow) and Michael Staines (Dublin, St. Michans). Letterpress printed on newsprint, the largest

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1918 General Election, Dr. Pat McCartan handbills  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 71

Published Estimate: €150- 200

Price Realised: €120

  • Dimensions: 9½ x 8in. (24.13 x 20.32cm)
  • A collection of fourteen handbills seeking votes for Dr Pat McCartan, the Sinn Fein candidate for South Armagh. Letterpress printed on newsprint. the largest

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A collection of books and booklets of nationalist interest.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 72

Published Estimate: €150- 200

Price Realised: €220

  • Erskine Childers, Military Rule in Ireland; Terence MacSwiney, Battle-Cries; Maeve Cavanagh, A Voice of Insurgency; Darrell Figgis, A Second Chronicle of Jails; Easter, 1916: The Story of the Rising; Irish Republican Prisoners' Dependents' Fund Fete, programme; Catholic Emancipation Centenary Celebrations, Advance Programme; etc. (17)

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Two Dáil Eireann reports and Proceedings of Irish Convention.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 73

Published Estimate: €80- 100

Price Realised: €120

  • Minutes of Proceedings of the First Parliament of the Republic of Ireland 1919-1921. Stationery Office, Dublin. Green cloth gilt, Pp.320; Official Report: Debate on the Treaty Between Great Britain and Ireland. Talbot Press, Dublin, green cloth gilt, Pp. 424; Report of the Proceedings of the Irish Convention. HM Stationery Office, London, 1918. (3)

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1921 (March). 'A Graphic Presentation of the Government of Ireland Act, 1920'. Map of proposed constituencies.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 74

Published Estimate: €200- 300

Price Realised: €170

  • Dimensions: 30 x 25in. (76.20 x 63½cm)
  • Issued by The Irish Constituent Assembly, Dublin. Printed by Kenny Press, price one shilling. Map of Ireland showing proposed constituencies for the proposed Parliaments of Northern and Southern Ireland.

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

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

Published Estimate: €120- 180

Price Realised: €0


1917-1921 War of Independence medal and 1921-1971 Truce Anniversary medal to Westport Flying Column veteran.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 76

Published Estimate: €400- 600

Price Realised: €580

  • Awarded to Anthony O'Toole, Louisburgh, Co. Mayo, with tunic ribbons and compliment slip, in box of issue; together with a tricolour flag used to drape his coffin and facsimile documents regarding O'Toole's service and pension application.

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1917-21 War of Independence Service Medal with combatant's bar and 1971 Truce Anniversary Medal.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 77

Published Estimate: €300- 500

Price Realised: €420


1920 (August 11) Terence MacSwiney signed cheque.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 78

Published Estimate: €300- 500

Price Realised: €300


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

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

Published Estimate: €800- 1000

Price Realised: €0


1921 (September 12) Michael Collins and Harry Boland at Croke Park, photograph.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 80

Published Estimate: €200- 300

Price Realised: €190


Collins, Michael. The Path to Freedom.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 81

Published Estimate: €200- 300

Price Realised: €180


Dan Breen, Military Service Pension Service Certificate and an archive of correspondence and photographs.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 83

Published Estimate: €400- 600

Price Realised: €540

  • An original certificate March 27, 1935, issued to Dan Breen, outlining his active service in the Irish Volunteers and in Oglaigh na h-Eireann from April 1, 1917 to September 30, 1923. Together with a telegram correspondence October 24 to 28, 1931 regarding his Senate nomination, while Breen was travelling in the United States. Also a photograph of Breen and his son, a cheque signed by Breen, etc. (20)

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28 June 1922, Oglaigh na hÉireann, Proclamation - the start of the Civil War.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 84

Published Estimate: €300- 500

Price Realised: €580

  • Dimensions: 9½ x 7½in. (24.13 x 19.05cm)
  • The proclamation issued by the Anti-Treaty forces occupying the Four Courts. A rare, important and tragic document that formally launched the Civil War. Single sheet, on newsprint, together with four issues of Poblacht na hÉireann -War News Nos, 6, 13, 15 & 17 (5).

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Herlihy, Jim. Dublin Metropolitan Police: A Complete Alphabetical List of Officers and Men, 1836-1925.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 85

Published Estimate: €80- 100

Price Realised: €85

  • Four Courts Press, Dublin, 2001, red cloth gilt, Pp.270. Also with this lot Who's Who in Nazi Germany, Confidential, Copy No. 1056, London, England, 1944. Book Condition: Good. Wraps as issued. Fourth Edition: May, 1944. 148 single sided pages.

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Two Police truncheons in leather uniform scabbards.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 86

Published Estimate: €100- 150

Price Realised: €260


1925 The civic survey : Dublin and environs,  

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

Published Estimate: €200- 300

Price Realised: €0

  • 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

Published Estimate: €150- 250

Price Realised: €0

  • 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

Published Estimate: €150- 200

Price Realised: €0

  • 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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1939 - 1946 Merchant Marine Medal  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 90

Published Estimate: €1000- 1500

Price Realised: €950

  • Irish Emergency Service Medal, issued to the Merchant Marine Service, An tSeirbhis Mhuir-Thracthtala, with clasp & 3 bars on blue and white ribbon. The obverse with female figure holding Irish wolfhound, the reverse a large steamship at sea with a sailing vessel just visible. A rare 6+ years service medal in the Irish Merchant Marine service. Only 58 are recorded with three bars.

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

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

Published Estimate: €150- 200

Price Realised: €0

  • 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

Published Estimate: €200- 250

Price Realised: €0

  • 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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1959 Che Guevara, Cuban press photograph.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 94

Published Estimate: €50- 70

Price Realised: €100

  • Dimensions: 5 x 8in. (12.70 x 20.32cm)
  • A black and white photographic print of El Commandente Ernesto Guevara" with two other men. With Spanish language studio stamps dated 1959 verso."

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1950s and 60s Irish autograph collection  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 95

Published Estimate: €200- 300

Price Realised: €210

  • Includes a photograph of the Monaco Royal family signed by Princess Grace and dated 1961, a photograph of Harry Bradshaw, signed and inscribed Master Golfer 1953"; a clipping of the champion racehorse Tulyar's tail; and an autograph album including Roy Rogers, Jack B. Yeats and figures of the Irish government, church and stage."

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

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

Published Estimate: €150- 200

Price Realised: €0


Irish Aviation, Air Corps helicopter pilot's wings.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 98

Published Estimate: €150- 200

Price Realised: €140


1986 Royal Ulster Constabulary Service Medal  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 99

Published Estimate: €100- 150

Price Realised: €95


1998 (10 April) Good Friday Agreement facsimile signature sheet  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 100

Published Estimate: €150- 200

Price Realised: €220

  • Dimensions: 16 x 10½in. (40.64 x 26.67cm)
  • Justine McCarthy of the Irish Independent newspaper, organised a signing of the cover of the final published Good Friday Agreement by all the major participants, the original of which was sold at a charity auction. The original was purchased by IAWS Ltd. which produced a limited quantity of these facsimiles.

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

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

Published Estimate: €250- 300

Price Realised: €0


1870-1872 Zozimus magazine, bound.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 102

Published Estimate: €150- 200

Price Realised: €380


Irish Pieces", Manuscript prospectus for a book with a list of poems, songs and prose."  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 14 May 2016 / 103

Published Estimate: €1500- 2000

Price Realised: €1400

  • both in Irish and English and signed by subscribers Padraig Pearse, Eamonn Ceannt, Seán T. O'Kelly, J. J. Healy, et al. Interesting and valuable with two 1916 Proclamation signatories.

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

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

Published Estimate: €150- 200

Price Realised: €0

  • 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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