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#Auction

# auction - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Unsold!: 1916 surrender letter set to leave Ireland after auction fails to reach €1m
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# Padraig Pearse

Unsold!: 1916 surrender letter set to leave Ireland after auction fails to reach €1m

Dec 7th 2016, 8:48 PM 21,480 Views 79 Comments

It’s owner says he longer feels an obligation to keep it here.

# auction - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Rare Tintin drawing sells for record-breaking €1.5 million
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# Explorers On The Moon

Rare Tintin drawing sells for record-breaking €1.5 million

Nov 19th 2016, 6:25 PM 4,134 Views 3 Comments

The sale, which was expected to fetch between €700,000 and €900,000, broke records for the highest sale for a single cartoon drawing.

# auction - Monday 14 November, 2016

Pearse 1916 surrender letter “could leave Ireland” after upcoming auction
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Pearse 1916 surrender letter “could leave Ireland” after upcoming auction

Nov 14th 2016, 3:00 PM 10,777 Views 45 Comments

The Department of Arts says buying the letter would “not be the best use of taxpayers’ money”.

# auction - Saturday 12 November, 2016

A page from a Tintin comic could fetch €1 million at auction
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# Explorers On The Moon

A page from a Tintin comic could fetch €1 million at auction

Nov 12th 2016, 1:00 PM 10,713 Views 3 Comments

It’s a rare piece of comic book history.

# auction - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Famous artist who was sued for claiming a painting wasn't his wins court case
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Famous artist who was sued for claiming a painting wasn't his wins court case

Aug 25th 2016, 6:01 AM 33,807 Views 22 Comments

The world-famous artist Peter Doig said he did not create the desert landscape painting.

# auction - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Pele auctions off entire collection of medals and memorabilia to raise millions for charity
# Legend
# Legend

Pele auctions off entire collection of medals and memorabilia to raise millions for charity

Jun 8th 2016, 7:37 PM 5,842 Views 7 Comments

The three-time World Cup winner is selling more than 2,000 items of personal memorabilia in London this week.

# auction - Monday 30 May, 2016

Now could be a good time to keep an eye on bitcoin again
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# On The Up

Now could be a good time to keep an eye on bitcoin again

May 30th 2016, 4:55 PM 16,529 Views 21 Comments

The currency is now valued at €477 per coin, matching the valuation it had back in August 2014.

# auction - Thursday 19 May, 2016

George Zimmerman auctions gun he used to kill Trayvon Martin
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# Third Attempt

George Zimmerman auctions gun he used to kill Trayvon Martin

May 19th 2016, 10:12 AM 18,411 Views 134 Comments

Protests erupted in the US over the shooting of the unarmed black teenager in 2012.

# auction - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Ancient Chinese letter sells at Beijing auction for €27 million
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Ancient Chinese letter sells at Beijing auction for €27 million

May 18th 2016, 6:05 AM 6,223 Views 7 Comments

A film mogul splashed out a record amount of money for the letter, which is 124 characters long.

# auction - Friday 13 May, 2016

Auction appears hijacked as "Racist McShootFace" bids $65m for gun that killed Trayvon Martin
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# Fake Accounts

Auction appears hijacked as "Racist McShootFace" bids $65m for gun that killed Trayvon Martin

May 13th 2016, 4:50 PM 20,962 Views 24 Comments

The account was later deleted.

# auction - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Website stops George Zimmerman selling the gun he killed Trayvon Martin with
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# Trayvon Martin

Website stops George Zimmerman selling the gun he killed Trayvon Martin with

May 12th 2016, 9:10 PM 22,150 Views 36 Comments

The website has not said why.

# auction - Friday 22 April, 2016

Remainder of Ireland's Fittest Family winner's cattle herd to be sold on Monday
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# Million Euro Judgement

Remainder of Ireland's Fittest Family winner's cattle herd to be sold on Monday

Apr 22nd 2016, 9:16 PM 29,209 Views 21 Comments

He had described the mood after the news broke earlier this month as “like the day after a funeral”.

# auction - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Historical Irish items saved from being dumped are up for auction
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# Living History

Historical Irish items saved from being dumped are up for auction

Apr 17th 2016, 8:30 AM 12,903 Views 8 Comments

The special centenary auction has over 600 items available to be bought.

# auction - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

This three-bedroom house in Clare is going up for auction with reserve of €10,000
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# Bargain

This three-bedroom house in Clare is going up for auction with reserve of €10,000

Apr 13th 2016, 12:30 PM 66,383 Views 49 Comments

The property is situated near the Burren and not too far from the Cliffs of Moher.

# auction - Sunday 13 March, 2016

Copy of Irish Proclamation sells for €185,000
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Copy of Irish Proclamation sells for €185,000

Mar 13th 2016, 5:42 PM 18,989 Views 17 Comments

Original copies of the document are rare.

# auction - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Ultra-rare half Proclamation to be auctioned in Dublin
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# Up For Sale

Ultra-rare half Proclamation to be auctioned in Dublin

Mar 10th 2016, 1:30 PM 9,638 Views 16 Comments

The document is one of two original copies up for sale this weekend.

# auction - Monday 7 March, 2016

Earliest known letter of John Lennon to go for £30,000 at auction
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# Memorabilia

Earliest known letter of John Lennon to go for £30,000 at auction

Mar 7th 2016, 10:12 AM 7,180 Views 7 Comments

The letter is part of a Beatles rock ‘n roll memorabilia auction.

# auction - Sunday 21 February, 2016

Lock of John Lennon's hair sells for thousands at auction
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# Under The Hammer

Lock of John Lennon's hair sells for thousands at auction

Feb 21st 2016, 11:13 AM 9,772 Views 18 Comments

The four-inch lock of hair was purchased by a UK-based memorabilia collector.

# auction - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Private letters offer rare insight into life of Churchill's Irish right-hand man
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Private letters offer rare insight into life of Churchill's Irish right-hand man

Dec 5th 2015, 4:00 PM 20,104 Views 58 Comments

Letters written by former British government minister Brendan Bracken are among over 750 historic lots up for sale at an auction in Dublin later this month.

# auction - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

An anonymous phone bidder bought Judy Garland's Wizard of Oz dress for almost €1.5 million
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# Oh My

An anonymous phone bidder bought Judy Garland's Wizard of Oz dress for almost €1.5 million

Nov 24th 2015, 9:30 AM 7,338 Views 8 Comments

The dress was the highlight of a sale of nearly 400 pieces of Hollywood memorabilia sold yesterday.

# auction - Thursday 12 November, 2015

A tycoon bought this €45 million rare diamond for his 7-year-old daughter
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# Blue Moon

A tycoon bought this €45 million rare diamond for his 7-year-old daughter

Nov 12th 2015, 8:32 AM 29,678 Views 54 Comments

The sale is a record price for any jewel at auction.

# auction - Sunday 8 November, 2015

A guitar bought for €250 sold for €2.2 million last night
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# Love Me Dollary Do

A guitar bought for €250 sold for €2.2 million last night

Nov 8th 2015, 1:29 PM 16,858 Views 12 Comments

It once belonged to John Lennon, in fairness.

# auction - Friday 9 October, 2015

Jersey worn by Irish-born former All Blacks captain sells for world record €243,000
# Sold
# Sold

Jersey worn by Irish-born former All Blacks captain sells for world record €243,000

Oct 9th 2015, 5:27 PM 9,032 Views 3 Comments

Dave Gallaher was born in Ramelton, Donegal.

# auction - Saturday 26 September, 2015

This Limerick property could* be snapped up for just €1
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This Limerick property could* be snapped up for just €1

Sep 26th 2015, 8:15 AM 24,415 Views 17 Comments

*But it probably won’t!

# auction - Thursday 10 September, 2015

The spikes Sir Roger Bannister wore during his record-breaking run have sold for big money
# Under The Hammer
# Under The Hammer

The spikes Sir Roger Bannister wore during his record-breaking run have sold for big money

Sep 10th 2015, 6:00 PM 3,617 Views 4 Comments

The running shoes were expected to reach somewhere between £30,000 and £50,000.

# auction - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Ali's 'Thrilla in Manila' boots and Jordan's backboard among $430,000 worth of US sports merchandise up for auction
# Piece Of History
# Piece Of History

Ali's 'Thrilla in Manila' boots and Jordan's backboard among $430,000 worth of US sports merchandise up for auction

Jul 21st 2015, 4:20 PM 4,710 Views 3 Comments

But Mickey Mantle baseball cards are still the hottest property stateside.

# auction - Friday 26 June, 2015

Christie's formally withdraws Russborough paintings from auction
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# Staying Put

Christie's formally withdraws Russborough paintings from auction

Jun 26th 2015, 2:57 PM 8,252 Views 0 Comments

… but there’s an October deadline to come up with other philanthropic alternatives to keep the paintings is Ireland.

# auction - Thursday 18 June, 2015

'Christie's, the stinkers': Auction house will 'disgrace themselves' if it charges penalty fee for Russborough paintings
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# Ireland's Art

'Christie's, the stinkers': Auction house will 'disgrace themselves' if it charges penalty fee for Russborough paintings

Jun 18th 2015, 5:40 PM 25,028 Views 34 Comments

There have been calls for the board of the foundation to be dissolved.

# auction - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

These paintings were left to you, so how is a gift to the people of Ireland being sold?
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# Fire Sale

These paintings were left to you, so how is a gift to the people of Ireland being sold?

Jun 16th 2015, 4:00 PM 26,931 Views 35 Comments

An Taisce has been granted leave to take a judicial review of the granting of the export licences of the Beit paintings.

# auction - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Step back in time: Here's how Dublin used to look
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# Old Dublin

Step back in time: Here's how Dublin used to look

Jun 14th 2015, 9:15 AM 21,024 Views 30 Comments

The postcards capture what life was like in Dublin all those years ago.

# auction - Thursday 11 June, 2015

Gun Ian Paisley lent to Bertie Ahern is going under the hammer
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# Bang Bang

Gun Ian Paisley lent to Bertie Ahern is going under the hammer

Jun 11th 2015, 2:34 PM 9,001 Views 11 Comments

A collector’s item, surely.

# auction - Monday 8 June, 2015

National Gallery says it has no money to buy the Russborough paintings
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National Gallery says it has no money to buy the Russborough paintings

Jun 8th 2015, 9:32 PM 10,099 Views 19 Comments

Five masterpieces, including two Rubens, are to go up for auction to raise funds for the upkeep of Russborough House in Wicklow.

# auction - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Nostalgic postcards take us back in time to an Ireland of old
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# Back In Time

Nostalgic postcards take us back in time to an Ireland of old

Jun 7th 2015, 9:15 AM 17,919 Views 14 Comments

Postcards from up and down Ireland capture life all those years ago.

# auction - Thursday 4 June, 2015

An 'unnamed American rich dude' is selling a fleet of cars for €58 million
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# Vroom Vroom

An 'unnamed American rich dude' is selling a fleet of cars for €58 million

Jun 4th 2015, 3:58 PM 18,341 Views 23 Comments

Someone is saying goodbye to quite a collection.

# auction - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Fancy jewels of former Viceroy of Ireland sold for over €30,000
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Fancy jewels of former Viceroy of Ireland sold for over €30,000

May 28th 2015, 11:55 AM 6,945 Views 11 Comments

Lord Houghton wore the jewels as Grand Master of the Most Illustrious Order of Saint Patrick, a British order of chivalry.

# auction - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Sinn Féin doesn't plan to buy up Adams' brother's prison art
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# Paddy Adams

Sinn Féin doesn't plan to buy up Adams' brother's prison art

May 9th 2015, 10:30 AM 15,865 Views 46 Comments

The items are expected to sell for between €300 and €400.

# auction - Friday 8 May, 2015

This man's collection of 40,000 records is going under the hammer
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# Music Obsessive

This man's collection of 40,000 records is going under the hammer

May 8th 2015, 5:41 PM 13,717 Views 27 Comments

It spans the last 60 years.

# auction - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Paul McGrath raised €400 for charity by auctioning off his Second Captains t-shirt
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# Auction

Paul McGrath raised €400 for charity by auctioning off his Second Captains t-shirt

Apr 23rd 2015, 8:11 AM 16,316 Views 23 Comments

The former Ireland international raised the money for A Buddy for Nicole.

# auction - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

A whole estate of 46 houses sold for nearly €3 million today
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A whole estate of 46 houses sold for nearly €3 million today

Apr 21st 2015, 7:52 PM 44,104 Views 17 Comments

Sixty-five grand a house. Not bad.

# auction - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Titanic owners asked for money to return officer's body to England - but the body wasn't found
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# Letter

Titanic owners asked for money to return officer's body to England - but the body wasn't found

Apr 18th 2015, 9:05 AM 12,412 Views 6 Comments

The letter is up for auction today.