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Lot 470/0224

SOLD Hammer price: €4250, Estimate: €1500-2000

A Memento of Michael Collins

(Collins, Michael)
A collection of Irish Volunteers “IV” (Irish Army) Uniform brass Buttons (in two sizes).
* With an autograph signed covering note to General (Eoin) O’Duffy from M. [Margaret] Collins Powell (sister of Michael Collins), ‘Please send me a receipt for the enclosed, found in Michael’s tunic pocket, August 22nd 1922,’ (the day of Collins’ death), the note dated 27.1.33. Presumably sent to Gen. O’Duffy as a memento.
Provenance:
O’Duffy Archive.

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