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EPHEMERA

Title

The Easter Proclamation 1916

Object Name

Booklet

Maker

Dolmen Press Ltd (Primary maker)

Date Made

1975
1975

Place Made

Republic of Ireland: County Dublin: Dublin
Dublin

Description

Booklet remembering 'The Easter Proclamation 1916,' with an image of the dying Cú Chulainn on the back. A bronze sculpture of the dead Cú Chulainn stands in the Dublin General Post Office (GPO) in commemoration of the Easter Rising of 1916. This image of Cú Chulainn was also used on the Irish ten shilling coin to commemorate 50 years since the Easter Rising.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2011.1327

Copyright

National Museums NI