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#Auction

# auction - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

The handwritten order to call off the 1916 Rising sold at auction for €30,000
# Going Going Gone
# Going Going Gone

The handwritten order to call off the 1916 Rising sold at auction for €30,000

Apr 15th 2014, 7:21 PM 14,094 Views 16 Comments

The handwritten note reads “Volunteers completely deceived. All orders for tomorrow Sunday are entirely cancelled”.

# auction - Friday 21 March, 2014

Elvis Presley fan? You could bid for a strand of his hair tomorrow
# Up For Grabs
# Up For Grabs

Elvis Presley fan? You could bid for a strand of his hair tomorrow

Mar 21st 2014, 10:30 PM 6,067 Views 16 Comments

The auctioneers said it could go for between £50-£5,000.

# auction - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Mar 19th 2014, 11:00 PM 17,802 Views 8 Comments

Everybody’s talking about the gardaí identifying attackers in viral assault video, AIB’s mortgage deals and the Christy Brown archive auction.

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 18,038 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The collection includes unpublished works and letters from his lover Beth Moore.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 9,157 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 13,213 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 30,949 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 11,130 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 16,832 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 32,479 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 3,315 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 26,112 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 7,150 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 11,416 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 16,825 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 7,384 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 11,470 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 18,804 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 8,025 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 16,915 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 21,297 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 30,654 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 22,247 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 5,850 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 5,934 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 7,177 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 2,678 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 34,669 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 4,745 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 3,646 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 5,362 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 8,776 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 5,283 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 4,865 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 26,408 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 33,389 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 9,490 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 5,038 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 9,121 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.