Found Objects in a Bungalow, County Clare, Ireland
Jesus ‘Bless Our House’ key ring holder.
Container for Holy Water (empty) with image of Pope John XXIII.
Image of Mary, Mother of God, with Sacred Heart; 3D image of Saint Bernadette kneeling on hillside at Lourdes, with five sheep, before apparition of the Virgin Mary, who is posed like a statue.
Jesus with prominent wounds, cradled in the arms of Mary, in the style of Giotto; Print of Saint Bernadette praying before the apparition of the Virgin Mary, who is beatific with incandescent flames flowing from head.
Regina Sacratissimi Rosarii Ora Nobra, various scenes from the life of Christ.
Small plastic Virgin Mary; plastic Holy Water bottle, also small; Holographic Virgin Mary, in grotto, surrounded by an abundance of roses; Large portrait of Sacred Heart of Jesus, with stigmata, wall-mounted with flickering red electric light and inscription (not filled in) which reads ‘The Sacred Heart of Jesus has been solemnly enthroned in this home on the _ day of _ 19 _ by the consecration to Him of all the members of the family, present or absent, living or dead etc’; small plastic junior Pope looking character; solid oak crucifix, black varnished.
Books on shelf include:
Fundamental Pastoral Counselling, Techniques and Psychology, J.R. Cavanagh, Milwaukee, stamped Property of Redemptorist Retreat House Limerick;
Notes on the Catholic Liturgies, Archdale A. King, Longmans 1930, stamped Sacred Heart Novitiate ‘Slievoir’ Terryglass, Nenagh;
A Popular Abridgement of The Mystical City of God, Venerable Mary of Agrede, translated from the Spanish, 7th printing, New Jersey, 1981;
Stamp collecting album;
Twelve Red Herrings, Jeffrey Archer, Harper Collins 1994;
The Wicked Wit of Oscar Wilde, Centenary Edition, compiled by Maria Leach, London 1994;
Profitable Sheep Farming, M McG Cooper and R.J. Thomas, First published 1965, Revised 1975, Ipswich.
Nothing much else of interested was noted.