Well-known auctioneers, Matthews of Kells, conduct a three-day 1,600 lot clearance auction this Saturday, Sunday and Monday.
To include the contents of Hurcle House, Collon, “Aideen’, Howth Head and 10 Elgin Road Ballsbridge, the majority of the lots will be offered without reserve.
On offer will be antique furniture of all eras, gilded mirrors, old silver and jewellery, antiquarian books, rugs, porcelain and collectables.
“It was a mammoth undertaking but we got it catalogued in the end”, says lead auctioneer Damien Matthews, “and worth the effort, a super auction with great variety and value.
When asked how prices were holding up, in the times that are in it, he replied. “There are bargains to be had, most definitely”.
It is a live online auction with the illustrated catalogue, and further details, to be found on the auctioneer’s website, www.matthewsauctionrooms.com
For any additional enquiries the telephone number is 046 9240568.