Daniel O’Connell chess set.

Chess set, reputed to have been used by Daniel O'Connell and his friend, fellow lawyer and politician Richard Lalor Sheil while O'Connell was imprisoned in Richmond Gaol in 1844. He received his sentence for organising large public rallies and was charged with conspiracy

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Daniel O'Connell's 'Repeal' cap.

Daniel O'Connell's 'Repeal' Cap, made of green velvet and embroidered with gold shamrocks, with a gold lace tassel and button on top. The button bears a crowned harp and the motto: 'God Save the Queen. Repeal the Union'. This is the cap with which Daniel O'Connell was prese

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