Fine Arts: Trinkets and treasures from a pub steeped in history
Victor Mee's upcoming sale of artefacts from McCabe's pub in Warrenpoint is comprised of a staggering 1,392 lots
Victor Mee’s forthcoming sale reminds us of just how important the Irish pub is to the social fabric of its community. The Molly McCabe Collection of 1,392 lots comprises the contents of McCabe’s Pub, amassed over a century and now needing a new home. Molly left school aged 14 and spent her life running her father’s pub in Warrenpoint, Co Down, known for some years simply as Molly’s.
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