Lady Lavery

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Matte white Himalaya Niloticus crocodile Birkin 35 with palladium hardware achieved £162,500 (£70,000-£90,000). Photograph: Christie’s

Results June 11th Christie’s London Handbags & Accessories Auction with over 93 percent of lots sold totalling in excess of £3.3m, the top lot wa(...)

Lot 454: Central Bank of Ireland Lady Lavery War Code £20 note, €10,500 (€5,000-€6,000), Whyte’s

AUCTION RESULTS Saturday, April 6th Whytes Molesworth Street, The Eclectic Collector. With 87 per cent of lots sold, highlights of the auction were: (...)

Lot 53: Bronze death mask of Robert Emmet (€800- €1,200) at Whyte’s.

The phone lines at Whyte’s on Molesworth Street have been hopping since the catalogue for its forthcoming Eclectic Collector sale was issued last week(...)

Margaret Thatcher, ice cream pioneer: the new face on the £50 note?

Margaret Thatcher is set to appear on the British £50 note. There are upsides. The hammering fingers behind those bitter, Twitter accounts that use “B(...)

Carson’s No Surrender Ulster Marmalade: art you can eat, made with the Irish Countrywomen’s Association.

No 13 North Great George’s Street in Dublin is a house worth visiting for its dilapidated grandeur alone. It is open from now until June 11th and insi(...)

An Ireland Currency Commission ‘Lady Lavery’ one hundred pound note sold for €3,600 at Whyte’s Irish Art and Collectables Auctioneers

Saturday (June 13th) Whyte’s, The Eclectic Collector auction, Molesworth St, Dublin 2. 80 per cent of lots sold. A 19th century mahogany coin cab(...)

One of the postcards from Lot 53 at Whyte’s ‘Eclectic Collector’ auction next Saturday depicts a scene from early 20th century on Grafton Street, Dublin

Whyte’s auction in Dublin next Saturday certainly lives up to its title: “The Eclectic Collector” with more than 500 lots of interest to collectors of(...)

 All Hallows College, Dublin: valuer and expert in rare books Owen Felix O’Neill claimed last night the loss to the college amounted to “quite a few million.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Gardaí have been called in at All Hallows College, Dublin following the discovery that several very valuable items have gone missing. Fr Patric(...)

The letters between Fr Leonard and Jackie  Kennedy were withdrawn from auction on Wednesday. Photograph: Getty

Relations between the Kennedy family, the Vincentian congregation and All Hallows College in Dublin were “absolutely cordial”, with all hoping the fut(...)