Unter der hammer at the ‘Eclectic Collector‘ auction.
At Whyte’s Auctioneers on Molesworth Street, Dublin 2.
German blockade breaker’s badge and lapel pin and medallion plus Nazi party membership badge (sold for 540 euros).
Is that what Nazi memorabilia is these days….”Eclectic”? should we all be eclectic now, Father?
Balla Bán Art tweetz:
Look at what @WhytesDublin Auctioneers have up for sale at their forthcoming eceletic auction [tomorrow]!
1984-1996 Gerry Adams ‘Spitting Image’ puppet (The Eclectic Collector, Whytes)
The best practice is not to make profits out of the Nazi regime…
The Eclectic Collection (Whyte’s)
Three items among 800 for sale at ‘The Eclectic Collector’ auction at Whyte’s Auctioneers [Molesworth Street, Dublin] at 11am on Saturday.
With over 800 lots, the sale “will cater for collectors into campaign boxes and tribal art, tourist posters, movie posters, militaria, photographs, badges, medals, autographs, sporting memorabilia, coins and banknotes”.
And Nazi stuff.
From top: Waffen SS badge from World War II; a Nazi Commemorative Medal from the 1936 Berlin Olympics and a “very rare” Nazi War Order of The German Cross in gold from World War II.
Video of items on sale here.
(Mark Stedman/Photocall Ireland)