Militaria Highlights (Results) April 2012

An Original 1916 Arm Band made from Real Irish Poplin by Bergins, these armbands were the first of the awards given to the 1916 volunteers awarded in 1935, six years prior to the awarding of the Medals
Sold €650
Lot 662
Start bid €100
Est. €150 - €250


One of the rarer Irish Emergency medals 1939 - 1946 ( The Red Cross)
Sold €110
Lot 663
Start bid €70
Est. €80 - €120


Irish War of Independence Reserves Medal. Awarded to Tom Duggan, of Mitchells Avenue, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Sold €320
Lot 664
Start bid €250
Est. €300 - €400

Picture depicting the exact spot in the Stone breakers Yard, Kilmainham Jail, where James Connolly was executed in 1916. In the background, the G.P.O. (Headquarters) in flames, with the flag of the Irish Republic flying.
Sold €32
Lot 297
Start bid €25
Est. €30 - €50