The collection of postcards, lotted in counties and towns, made over €22,000 and a collection of coins, initially valued at €5,000 to €7,000 and when lotted, estimated at €15,000 to €20,000 in the sale catalogue, made over €40,000 thanks to spirited bidding from British and American collectors and dealers who had specially travelled to the saleroom.
400 bidders registered on line from North America, Europe, Australia, China, Japan, UAE and Qatar, but most of the lots were sold in the room, which included dealers and collectors from Ireland, UK and USA.
[Illustrated: Lot No. 368
GAA Football. “Virtual Championship of All Ireland” 1895 and Leinster Championship 1895 gold medals.
Sold for €7,200]