|The picture below shows a larger view of all (30) Old Ireland or Irish Related Advertising and Souvenir Items in this lot. This is an accumulated lot with a wide variety of items. Included here are the following:|
There is an old Heart shaped Ireland souvenir porcelain plate. It has a shamrock (4) flags or banners and (4) colorful scenes. It is marked on the two sides as follows:
THE FOUR PROVINCES OF IRELAND
LOUGH ESKE, CO. DONEGAL
NELSON PILLAR DUBLIN.
SALMON WEIR BRIDGE, GALWAY.
BLARNEY CASTLE, CORK.
AN TSEAPAIN TIR A DHEANTA (on the back)(translates: Made in Japan)
There is a small or miniature porcelain flower vase. It has an image of a lyre and clovers. There is a mark on the bottom that has a crown and a flower. It is marked:
A & S
STOKE ON TRENT
Next there is an Irish Gift card that reads:
GUARANTEED PURE IRISH LINEN
MADE IN THE REPUBLICKOF IRELAND
ROUND TOWER DESIGN NO.
THE TMPLE PRESS LTD.
Inside the card is a 10-1/2'' x 10'' white cloth with embroidered green clovers There is a paper tag that reads:
MADE IN IRELAND
There is a larger St Patrick's Country Souvenir card that pictures a cathedral. The card has water staining. Inside there is a colorful woven bookmark that has three scenes. The card and the bookmarker read as follows:
A SOUVENIR FROM
ST. PATRICK'S COUNTRY
GRAVE OF ST. PATRICK's
Next there is a 15'' long wooden Irish Shillelagh stick. It was cut from a tree branch and has a clear lacquer finish on it. It has a small green ribbon on the end of the handle to hang it and it is marked:
There is an old laminated advertising souvenir book mark with an Irish saying on each side in old English. It was from “OUR LADY OF FATIMA SHRINE – TOUNGSTOWN, N.Y.”.
There is an unused “IRELAND” embroidered cloth flag patch.
There are (2) different green plastic Swizzle sticks or drink stirrers. One has a clover on the end. These read as follows:
RAY RADIGAN 20th ANNIVERSARY
THE LUCK O' THE IRISH BE WITH YOU
© BEACON SPORTSTIR
MADE IN U.S.A. PAT. PEND.
THE MORRIS INN
HOME OF THE IRISH
The next item has two plastic parts and a paper tag on a ribbon. We are not sure what this is, but it pictures a stylized person on the plastic parts and clovers on the paper tag. It reads as follows:
ALL IRISH MADE SOUVENIR
BY CELTIC TOYS
MILLSTREET CO. CORK.
The last (20) items in this lot are (2) unopened bags of white painted wooden golf ball tees. They are imprinted in green and are marked “IRISH TO A TEE”.
All of these items for one price! To judge the sizes the porcelain plate measures 5-1/4'' wide. These items appear to range from good mint unused condition as pictured.