History, Literature & Collectibles

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Datum der Auktion: 14.09.2013

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Circa 50-60 million BC: Giant's Causeway hexagonal basalt section

Circa 50-60 million BC: Giant's Causeway hexagonal basalt section
Dimensions: 5 by 13 by 12in., 12.5 by 32.5 by 30cm. A basalt column section from the Giants Causeway, Co Antrim acquired from Kennedy Quarries, Portrush in the vicinity of what is now land belonging to the National Trust. The Giant's

Los #: 1

Aufrufpreis: 200 € - 300 €

Datum: 14.09.2013

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1798: 'United Irish Patriots' print

1798: 'United Irish Patriots' print
Dimensions: 14.5 by 23in., 36.25 by 57.5cm. A large framed print showing the United Irishmen leaders of the 1798 Rebellion. No engraver's or printer's name present

Los #: 54

Aufrufpreis: 200 € - 300 €

Datum: 14.09.2013

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Early 19th Century Irish Language Manuscript Collection of Poems and Verse...

Early 19th Century Irish Language Manuscript Collection of Poems and Verse by Peadar Ó Longáin
Circa 1820. A valuable handwritten collection, not signed by the scribe but in the hand of Peadar Ó Longáin. 19th century original quarter calf with IRISH MISCELLANY" gilt title on spine, restored cov

Los #: 105

Aufrufpreis: 2.500 € - 3.500 €

Datum: 14.09.2013

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circa: 1902 5th Royal Irish Lancers officer's helmet plate

circa: 1902 5th Royal Irish Lancers officer's helmet plate
Dimensions: 5 by 8in., 12.5 by 20cm. A scarce two piece officer's helmet plate decorated with regimental symbolism and battle honours including the Boer War. An excellent example

Los #: 155

Aufrufpreis: 200 € - 300 €

Datum: 14.09.2013

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1914-18: Irish interest First World War period political postcards

1914-18: Irish interest First World War period political postcards
Dimensions: 3.5 by 5.5in., 8.75 by 13.75cm. A collection of 6 WW1 period postcards including two Bamforth War Cartoons series Begorra, but ye thocht Oi was going to be a thraitor" and "Nourishment versus Mystery". Also John Redmond

Los #: 205

Aufrufpreis: 60 € - 80 €

Datum: 14.09.2013

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1913 (18 November) 'Barry's Fort' Listowel Tenant protest photographic postcard

1913 (18 November) 'Barry's Fort' Listowel Tenant protest photographic postcard
An unusual and scarce real photographic postcard. Showing a tenant protest in Listowel with men occupying a dwelling which is covered in posters, flags and signs from The Tenant's League, with slogans... s such as

Los #: 256

Aufrufpreis: 50 € - 70 €

Datum: 14.09.2013

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1920 (8 August) Terence MacSwiney signed cheque to Michael Collins

1920 (8 August) Terence MacSwiney signed cheque to Michael Collins
Dimensions: 3 by 6in., 7.5 by 15cm. Original Munster and Leinster bank cheque written and signed by Terence MacSwiney and endorsed on rear By Michael Collins on 8 August 1920. The crossed cheque for £346-5 shillings is made payable

Los #: 307

Aufrufpreis: 800 € - 1.200 €

Datum: 14.09.2013

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1940 Belfast Telegraph Poster Germans Capture Antwerp" and Stars & Stripes...

1940 Belfast Telegraph Poster Germans Capture Antwerp" and Stars & Stripes, Vol. 1. No. 1."
Stars & Stripes was the official newspaper of the USA forces. This is the first issue of the European edition, published in 1942 in the UK. (2

Los #: 355

Aufrufpreis: 100 € - 150 €

Datum: 14.09.2013

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1998 (10 April) Good Friday Agreement facsimile signature sheet

1998 (10 April) Good Friday Agreement facsimile signature sheet
Dimensions: 16.5 by 12in., 41.25 by 30cm. 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

Los #: 405

Aufrufpreis: 200 € - 300 €

Datum: 14.09.2013

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Irish houses and architectural books including 'Seats and Demesnes of the...

Irish houses and architectural books including 'Seats and Demesnes of the Nobility and Gentry of Ireland' limited edition
Comprising of 'Seats and Demesnes of the Nobility and Gentry of Ireland, engravings by Thomas Milton 1783-94' reproduced under the direction of Leslie Hewitt for Boethius Press

Los #: 456

Aufrufpreis: 80 € - 100 €

Datum: 14.09.2013

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20th Century: Collection of Guinness books and pamphlets

20th Century: Collection of Guinness books and pamphlets
Including Christmas 1936 'Songs of our Grandfathers' illustrated by John Gilroy printed by Waddington GA.535. 'The Guinness Legends' 1934 GA 368. 'Untopical Songs' GA 2047. Two copies of 'The Dubliner... rs Songbook' with image mistake. etc

Los #: 506

Aufrufpreis: 100 € - 150 €

Datum: 14.09.2013

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Soccer: World Cup 2006 Brazil presentation jersey signed by Ronaldinho

Soccer: World Cup 2006 Brazil presentation jersey signed by Ronaldinho
A Sony launch event pack limited to an edition of 100 of which this is 18. In presentation box and comprising of Brazil jersey signed on the reverse by Ronaldinho, a photograph of the player holding a... a similar jersey, a Sony

Los #: 557

Aufrufpreis: 100 € - 150 €

Datum: 14.09.2013

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Halfcrown, 1943.

Halfcrown, 1943.
Key date, slight spotting, very attractive, about uncirculated. Scarce key date

Los #: 608

Aufrufpreis: 800 € - 1.000 €

Datum: 14.09.2013

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Collection of proof sets 1979-2008 and some earlier regular issues

Collection of proof sets 1979-2008 and some earlier regular issues
1979 to 2008 complete except for £5 1993, also a collection of 1971-1978 regular issues, complete except 1972. Fleur de coin for the proofs and generally extremely fine to uncirculated for the issued ... coins. (30 proof sets in

Los #: 658

Aufrufpreis: 150 € - 200 €

Datum: 14.09.2013

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Central Bank 'Lady Lavery' Twenty Pounds, 24-3-76

Central Bank 'Lady Lavery' Twenty Pounds, 24-3-76
70X061948. Very fine. Also One Pound 21-4-75 and Ten Shillings 6-6-68. good very fine. (3

Los #: 710

Aufrufpreis: 100 € - 120 €

Datum: 14.09.2013