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# auction - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Christy Brown letters, photos and poems to remain in Ireland
# Precious
# Precious

Christy Brown letters, photos and poems to remain in Ireland

Mar 19th 2014, 4:25 PM 17,932 Views 11 Comments

The collection includes unpublished works and letters from his lover Beth Moore.

# auction - Friday 28 February, 2014

Two copies of Mein Kampf signed by Hitler sell for €47k
# Auction
# Auction

Two copies of Mein Kampf signed by Hitler sell for €47k

Feb 28th 2014, 2:15 PM 9,154 Views 55 Comments

Eleven people bid for the two books, which had been expected to sell for around one third of the price.

# auction - Monday 24 February, 2014

Allsop signs agreement to end auction protestors' sit-in
# Under The Hammer
# Under The Hammer

Allsop signs agreement to end auction protestors' sit-in

Feb 24th 2014, 9:38 PM 13,210 Views 18 Comments

The auctioneers have agreed not to sell any properties where there is a legal dispute between the owner and the bank.

# auction - Friday 7 February, 2014

Another property auction, this 'Shebeen' is probably the weirdest lot yet
# Backroom Sale
# Backroom Sale

Another property auction, this 'Shebeen' is probably the weirdest lot yet

Feb 7th 2014, 7:30 AM 30,932 Views 24 Comments

The Shebeen Bar on Carrick On Suir up for grabs for just €10,000 with a total of 190 lots on sale.

# auction - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Holy roller: Pope's Harley to be sold at auction
# Holy Davidson
# Holy Davidson

Holy roller: Pope's Harley to be sold at auction

Feb 5th 2014, 9:15 PM 11,128 Views 19 Comments

No chance of a “Heaven’s Angels” gang, so.

# auction - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Love/Hate’s Fran, Colin Farrell and Katie Taylor rally support for Merryn
# Neuroblastoma
# Neuroblastoma

Love/Hate’s Fran, Colin Farrell and Katie Taylor rally support for Merryn

Dec 17th 2013, 7:30 AM 16,809 Views 17 Comments

Four-year-old Merryn was diagnosed with Neuroblastoma – an aggressive childhood cancer of the nervous system.

# auction - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

'Record breaking' auction featuring golf club and hotel suite totals €24 million
# Allsop Space
# Allsop Space

'Record breaking' auction featuring golf club and hotel suite totals €24 million

Dec 10th 2013, 10:02 PM 32,470 Views 19 Comments

Were you thinking of a buying a golf course for a loved one this Christmas? You missed your chance today.

# auction - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Jesse Owens' 1936 Berlin Olympics gold fetches a cool €1.1 million
# Piece Of History
From The42
# Piece Of History

Jesse Owens' 1936 Berlin Olympics gold fetches a cool €1.1 million

Dec 8th 2013, 10:02 PM 3,303 Views 0 Comments

The American gained worldwide fame for his sporting efforts and his victory over Germany’s best athletes.

# auction - Friday 6 December, 2013

Biggest property auction yet - This time with a golf course and four storey office block
# For Sale
# For Sale

Biggest property auction yet - This time with a golf course and four storey office block

Dec 6th 2013, 6:52 PM 26,105 Views 30 Comments

The auction at the RDS Concert Hall in Dublin will have 150 properties with a combined valuation of about €23 million.

# auction - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

A real (not live) dinosaur is being sold in the UK today
# Going Going Gone
# Going Going Gone

A real (not live) dinosaur is being sold in the UK today

Nov 27th 2013, 3:40 PM 7,139 Views 16 Comments

The 17 metre Diplodocus skeleton named ‘Misty’ is expected to sell at auction for €720,000.

# auction - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Madonna, blaas and Dubliners: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Madonna, blaas and Dubliners: The week in numbers

Nov 23rd 2013, 7:30 PM 11,412 Views 9 Comments

Plus: How many people can’t name their MEP? Hint: A lot.

# auction - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

A golf course, a petrol station and a Christmas tree farm up for auction
# Under The Hammer
# Under The Hammer

A golf course, a petrol station and a Christmas tree farm up for auction

Nov 20th 2013, 6:45 AM 16,822 Views 17 Comments

Allsop Space auctioneers has a massive auction planned for next month, with 150 properties to go under the hammer.

# auction - Saturday 16 November, 2013

Roger Casement letter to prison inspector to sell for up to £12k

Roger Casement letter to prison inspector to sell for up to £12k

Nov 16th 2013, 8:45 AM 7,366 Views 13 Comments

According to the seller, the missive is “deeply revealing” of Casement’s “complex and chivalrous character.

# auction - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

"Pink Star" diamond sells for world record €61 million
# The Rock
# The Rock

"Pink Star" diamond sells for world record €61 million

Nov 13th 2013, 10:02 PM 11,468 Views 30 Comments

The winning bidder, a bearded man apparently in his sixties was pitted in a one-on-race against a telephone competitor.

Sold! Francis Bacon painting sells for $142 million - the most expensive ever
# Bringing Home The Bacon
# Bringing Home The Bacon

Sold! Francis Bacon painting sells for $142 million - the most expensive ever

Nov 13th 2013, 8:21 AM 18,753 Views 85 Comments

The price was $60 million more than the auctioneers had expected as seven bidders pushed the price up during a fast-moving auction.

# auction - Thursday 7 November, 2013

BAI reject complaint by Direct Democracy Ireland alleging unfair treatment
# BAI Says No
# BAI Says No

BAI reject complaint by Direct Democracy Ireland alleging unfair treatment

Nov 7th 2013, 4:23 PM 8,019 Views 36 Comments

DDI had complained that LMFM had created the impression that Ben Gilroy had expressed anti-English sentiments at an abandoned distressed property auction.

# auction - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Getting engaged? This pink diamond ring is being auctioned at over €40m
# Bling Bling
# Bling Bling

Getting engaged? This pink diamond ring is being auctioned at over €40m

Oct 24th 2013, 8:00 PM 16,879 Views 45 Comments

If it sells it will be a record price for any gemstone so far at auction.

# auction - Saturday 19 October, 2013

Long-lost Titanic violin sold at auction for €1 million
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Long-lost Titanic violin sold at auction for €1 million

Oct 19th 2013, 5:40 PM 21,288 Views 29 Comments

The instrument was engraved by the fiancée of musician Wallace Hartley.

# auction - Friday 18 October, 2013

Limerick criminal’s Rolex sells for €7,000 on eBay
# Crimewatch
# Crimewatch

Limerick criminal’s Rolex sells for €7,000 on eBay

Oct 18th 2013, 6:55 PM 30,637 Views 64 Comments

The online auction attracted eight bids from interested buyers.

# auction - Friday 4 October, 2013

This lovely horse sold for €2,850,000 yesterday
# Lovely Horse
# Lovely Horse

This lovely horse sold for €2,850,000 yesterday

Oct 4th 2013, 9:03 AM 22,241 Views 91 Comments

Goffs described the sale of the thoroughbred colt as ‘extraordinary’.

# auction - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Titanic bandmaster's violin on display in Belfast
# The Band Played On...
# The Band Played On...

Titanic bandmaster's violin on display in Belfast

Sep 19th 2013, 6:45 AM 5,847 Views 25 Comments

The iconic instrument belonged to Wallace Hartley, who famously continued playing alongside his fellow musicians as the vessel sank in 1912.

# auction - Monday 9 September, 2013

Ever dreamed of owning a life-sized Maggie Thatcher puppet? Read on...
# Spitting Image
# Spitting Image

Ever dreamed of owning a life-sized Maggie Thatcher puppet? Read on...

Sep 9th 2013, 10:23 PM 5,927 Views 16 Comments

The iconic Spitting Image doll goes under the hammer at a Whytes auction in Dublin this weekend…

# auction - Monday 26 August, 2013

For sale! Auction of Anglo art to be held next week
# Anglo Art
# Anglo Art

For sale! Auction of Anglo art to be held next week

Aug 26th 2013, 4:18 PM 7,173 Views 21 Comments

The sale is part of the liquidation process of the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation and features works valued at up to €12,000 from some of Ireland’s most sought after artists.

# auction - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

NTMA to sell €500m of T-Bills this week
# Bills Bills Bills
# Bills Bills Bills

NTMA to sell €500m of T-Bills this week

Jul 16th 2013, 10:18 AM 2,674 Views 5 Comments

The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) will undertake the seventh Treasury Bill sale of 2013 on Thursday.

# auction - Friday 5 July, 2013

Have you heard about that Constant Markievicz lad?
# Constance Markievicz
From The Daily Edge
# Constance Markievicz

Have you heard about that Constant Markievicz lad?

Jul 5th 2013, 8:35 AM 34,571 Views 232 Comments

He gave up his life for us…

# auction - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Ireland sells €500m of T-bills at a higher rate than last month
# Sold
# Sold

Ireland sells €500m of T-bills at a higher rate than last month

Jun 20th 2013, 11:35 AM 4,741 Views 15 Comments

Total bids received amounted to €1.46 billion which was 2.9 times the amount on offer.

# auction - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

NTMA to sell €500m of T-bills at auction this week
# Bills Bills Bills
# Bills Bills Bills

NTMA to sell €500m of T-bills at auction this week

Jun 18th 2013, 1:31 PM 3,641 Views 1 Comment

The agency plan to sell the bills on Thursday 20 June, 2013 and offer a three-month maturity on them.

# auction - Monday 3 June, 2013

Original manuscript of Samuel Beckett's first novel for sale
# Samuel Beckett
# Samuel Beckett

Original manuscript of Samuel Beckett's first novel for sale

Jun 3rd 2013, 2:18 PM 5,348 Views 14 Comments

The handwritten rough draft of the modernist writer’s first novel – described as “one of the most important 20th century working manuscripts” – is expected to fetch up to €1.4 million.

# auction - Monday 20 May, 2013

First edition 'Harry Potter' - including author's notes - up for auction
# They See Me Rowling
# They See Me Rowling

First edition 'Harry Potter' - including author's notes - up for auction

May 20th 2013, 8:35 PM 8,760 Views 11 Comments

The rare first edition will be sold to raise funds for English PEN, a writer’s association.

# auction - Thursday 16 May, 2013

€500m worth of T-Bills sold at auction
# Treasury Bills
# Treasury Bills

€500m worth of T-Bills sold at auction

May 16th 2013, 12:15 PM 5,281 Views 13 Comments

The bills were sold at a lower interest rate this month than last month.

# auction - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Another €500m of T-Bills for sale this week
# Bills
# Bills

Another €500m of T-Bills for sale this week

May 14th 2013, 11:08 AM 4,864 Views 5 Comments

The NTMA will hold another auction this Thursday as it attempts to help Ireland return to normal lending markets.

# auction - Thursday 25 April, 2013

Entire contents of hotel where Late Late stars stayed to be auctioned off
# Auction
# Auction

Entire contents of hotel where Late Late stars stayed to be auctioned off

Apr 25th 2013, 6:45 AM 26,400 Views 30 Comments

Everything, including chandeliers and beds, must go at The Montrose Hotel auction this weekend. You can view the contents from today.

# auction - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Hotels, pubs and shopping centres up for sale in distressed auction
# Distraught
# Distraught

Hotels, pubs and shopping centres up for sale in distressed auction

Apr 18th 2013, 8:47 PM 33,331 Views 34 Comments

The distressed property auction is sticking around post-Celtic Tiger Ireland.

# auction - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Flawless 101-carat diamond to be sold at auction
# Perfection
# Perfection

Flawless 101-carat diamond to be sold at auction

Mar 13th 2013, 3:59 PM 9,488 Views 18 Comments

Do you have $20 million you’d like to part with?

# auction - Monday 4 March, 2013

British government sells off French wine to cut down on costs
# Liquidation
# Liquidation

British government sells off French wine to cut down on costs

Mar 4th 2013, 10:40 AM 5,036 Views 5 Comments

Some of the British government’s wine is being sold off as part of a bid to make its hospitality service self-funding.

# auction - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Iconic Princess Diana dresses to be sold at auction
# Princess Of Wales
# Princess Of Wales

Iconic Princess Diana dresses to be sold at auction

Feb 28th 2013, 9:00 PM 11,727 Views 12 Comments

The Fit for a Princess auction takes place in London on 19 March.

# auction - Monday 25 February, 2013

Pics: 'Lincoln' props to be auctioned following Day-Lewis Oscar win
# Auction
# Auction

Pics: 'Lincoln' props to be auctioned following Day-Lewis Oscar win

Feb 25th 2013, 9:53 PM 9,114 Views 13 Comments

The props, which were donated by Steven Spielberg, were held back from a previous auction and will go towards the Wicklow Hospice Foundation.

# auction - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Ireland to auction off €500 million of Treasury Bills on Thursday
# T-bills
# T-bills

Ireland to auction off €500 million of Treasury Bills on Thursday

Feb 19th 2013, 12:08 PM 3,075 Views 6 Comments

The auction is the latest attempt to test the waters for Ireland’s eventual return to normal lending markets.

# auction - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Good news: eBay to create 450 jobs in Dundalk
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Good news: eBay to create 450 jobs in Dundalk

Feb 14th 2013, 11:27 AM 7,120 Views 61 Comments

The new jobs will be in customer services, sales and compliance.

# auction - Thursday 7 February, 2013

Clare hotel and Dublin Georgian house in distressed property auction
# Auction
# Auction

Clare hotel and Dublin Georgian house in distressed property auction

Feb 7th 2013, 8:15 PM 30,922 Views 12 Comments

The Kilkee Bay Hotel has a maximum reserve of €315,000 while a bar in Clifden, Galway has a reserve of €450,000.