Antique Auctions, Cincinnati

P.O. Box 188, Russellville, OH 45168
Phone: (513) 791 . 2323 - or - (937) 377 . 3700

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SUN. JAN. 3, 2010 -- 10:30 A.M.



Located at the Shelby County Fairgrounds on U.S. 60 at the West edge of Shelbyville.


This will be a large quality antique auction with items from estates.

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EARLY ANTIQUE FURNITURE incl. early 2-pc. walnut stepback shoe foot cupboard w/2-dr. 12-pane glass top on 3-dwr. base; fine small 60” Federal period sofa w/acanthus carvings & claw feet; Federal period mahogany drop leaf table w/highly acanthus carved pedestal & claw feet; early cherry open stepback pewter cupboard w/2 lower drs.; period mah. Chippendale chair w/carved shield back; fine early cherry sugar stand w/lift top & 1-dwr. w/turned legs; period Queen Anne chair w/old paint; early cherry hanging cupboard w/1-dr. & 9 glass panes; early 19 h. x 20 w. miniature cherry 4-dwr. chest on turned feet; early cherry dovetailed blanket chest; early cherry Sheraton flip top game table w/turned legs; early cherry 3-dwr. nightstand w/turned legs; 2 early Windsor chairs; early cherry candle stand w/scalloped top; early mah. piano forte w/inlay & reeded legs; early cherry 4-dwr. chest w/folk carved leaf design on post & turned feet; early cherry 1-dwr. night stand w/robe twist legs; small early Hepplewhite work table; early Shaker style arm chair w/old red paint; early cherry candle stand; early cherry blanket chest; early cherry drop leaf table; early cherry 1-dwr. night stand w/robe twist legs; small early 8-dwr. apothecary chest; small meat block; early cherry 4-dwr. chest w/full columns & claw feet; early tilt top stand; early cherry 1-dwr. night stand; early rocker w/old paint; child’s painted stepback cupboard w/2-drs.; early work table; unusual early console w/lattice work & old paint; unusual 43” child size work bench w/2 vises & 1-dwr.; etc. ANTIQUE FURNITURE incl.super large mahogany tilt top table w/fancy carved base w/carved fruit; fine Marquetry inlaid drop front desk w/fine inlay of a basket of flowers, urns, & florals on front w/3-dwrs. on cabriole legs; fine mah. carved arm chair w/claw feet; lg. walnut 2-dr. wardrobe w/fancy carved crown & 2-dwrs.; fine size mah. carved sofa; pr. of mah. shell carved chairs; mah. inlaid tilt top table w/claw feet; mah. wingback arm chair; fine mah. inlaid half round stand w/2-drs.; fine maple Queen Anne style highboy w/desk; fine mah. camel back sofa; mah. butler tray coffee table; mah. 1-dwr. stand w/inlay; mah. shaving mirror; set of 6 Victorian carved chairs w/needlepoint seats; camel back trunk; several mah. stands; fine Ficks reed wicker chaise lounge; very fancy wicker rocker; oval wicker lamp table; etc.

EARLY SMALLS, COUNTRY ITEMS & COLLECTIBLES incl. super 19 th Century 18’ barometer of a Black Forest carved eagle w/world globe resting on back made for the American market; 28” shelf w/carved spread wing Eagle; early 9” cast iron card tray w/full figure African-American man holding basket w/original paint; early 18” x 16” needlepoint sample by Sarah Wright dated Sept. 3, 1807 w/verses & alphabet; early wooden checker board; early folk art wooden umbrella stand w/carved horse; 2 early 7 1/2” folk art wooden carved figures w/man & woman & original paint; early 12” dia. wooden tub w/finger lap construction w/old red wash attributed to Shaker; early wooden pantry box w/red wash; early wooden pail w/old paint; early candle lantern; early “Dietz Beacon” lantern w/glass globe; pr. of ornate brass candelabras w/whippets & prisms; early punched tin foot warmer; excellent early 11-dwr. hanging spice cabinet; early 8-dwr. hanging spice cabinet; small Federal period mirror; early period gold mirror; early Chippendale mirror; early Shaker bucket w/old green; early tramp art child’s dresser w/mirror; early jointed teddy bear; lg. early wooden toy top w/old paint decoration; 11 German wooden wool covered toy sheep; lg. wooden 40” folk art airplane; child’s wooden pond boat; early redware sculpture w/anchor; early candle box; early wooden sugar buckets; early hickory lidded basket; several early hickory egg baskets incl. miniatures; early grass trivet stand; several early folk art carved wooden figures; early Lure Co. cast iron heart shaped waffle iron; early cast iron pig mold; early sheet iron horse; unusual 13” glass fly trap w/stopper; pewter ice cream molds; small enterprise coffee grinder; early dovetailed copper gooseneck teakettles; early brass fireplace fender; several early yellowware bowls; yellowware mold; sev. decorative lamps; Toleware lamp; blue decorated stoneware incl. Hamilton Jones, Greensboro, PA blue decorated stoneware crock; M.C. Russell, Maysville, KY brown decorated bottle jug; small M.C. Russell & Son, Maysville, KY brown & white jug; lg. M.C. Russell & Son, Maysville, KY brown & white jug; T.F. Reppert, Greensboro, PA stoneware jar; James Hamilton, Greensboro, PA 1-gal. crock; fine T.F. Reppert, Greensboro, PA 2-gal. stoneware crock; Jas. Benjamin, Cincinnati, OH blue decorated stoneware jug; Jas. Benjamin, Cincinnati, OH blue decorated stoneware jar; fine blue decorated crock w/leaf design; 2-gal. blue decorated crock w/tornados; 5-gal. churn w/tulip decoration, damaged; etc. sev. early redware crocks & jars; blue & white stoneware incl. X-Radium blue & white bowl w/pail; blue & white stoneware pitcher w/grapes; 2 blue & white stoneware salt crocks; 2 blue & white spongeware bowls; old blue & white soap dish; sev. blue bowls; etc.; early boxes & lap desks incl.fine early dovetailed wal. document box; fine early mah. sewing box; 2 fine early lap desks; several other early document boxes; sev. early wooden bowls; sev. early butter molds; pr. of early brass candlesticks; sev. blown store apothecary jars incl. lg. 21” glass apothecary jar; Halloween paper mache cat jack-o-lantern & pumpkin; early pewter incl. L. Boardman teapot; lg. pewter charger; 2 pr. of Holman pewter candlesticks; lg. coffeepot; etc.; early soft paste, ironstone & transferware incl. 2 early 10” 18 th Century blue decorated floral salt glazed plates; early 7” spatterware pitcher w/scene; early 13” blue & white Gaudy ironstone platter; early 6” blue & white decorated pitcher w/strawberries; early teapot; early cups & saucers; etc.

QUILTS: Over 25 quilts incl. some exceptional examples incl. an excellent blue & white quilt w/unusual quilting of different patterns of baskets of flowers & floral pattern quilting in unused condition; unusual early basket quilt w /trapuntofloralsinside the baskets;super early red & white quilt w/hearts; outstanding crazy quilt of various fabrics including silks & velvet w/feather & herringbone stitches outlining all patches w/fantastic embroideries including people, hot air balloon, Liberty Bell, dated 1883 w/velvet borders & tassels; early blue & white; early red & white; early Log Cabin; Star pattern; several appliqués; flower gardens; Dresden plate; crib quilt, etc.

COIN SILVER incl. Thomas Phillips, Paris, KY teaspoon; 11 pcs. of M.C. Motch, Covington, KY coin silver incl. 4 tablespoons & small ladle; E.H. Hill, KY coin silver spoon; 16 pcs. of C. Asmann coin silver incl. tablespoons; 12 W. McGrew, Cincinnati, OH coin silver spoons; 6 C. Hellebush coin silver spoons; sev. Duhme, Cincinnati, OH twist handle spoons; other spoons incl. C. Oskamp, E.P. Pratt, E.D. Kinsey, H.D. Buell, S. Mindil, etc.

FLOW BLUE incl. 84 pcs. set of Wardolf pattern by Warf Pottery Flow Blue china incl. 14” platter, 13” covered vegetable, 9 ½” open vegetable, 12 cups & saucers, eleven 9” soup bowls, eleven 9” dinner plates, twelve 7” plates, twelve 5” berry bowls, 12 butter pats, gravy boat, & cream & sugar; set of six 8 ¾” Non Pareil by Burgess & Leigh Flow Blue plates; 6 Flow Blue cups & saucers; Persian pattern by Johnson Bros. 10” covered vegetable dish; Buffalo pottery creamer; five 10 ¾” Flow Blue soup bowls; two 9” early Flow Blue soup bowls; early 13” Flow Blue platter; 12” oval covered vegetable dish; sev. Holland pattern flow blue pieces; etc.

ARTWORK incl. fine 9 x 7 oil on canvas folk art painting of a curious cat titled Zweifel signed lower right “C. Sussmahn” & dated “38”; nice 12 x 18 o.o.c. of young girl w/chickens signed lower left “J. H. Buhr”; early 24 x 20 o.o.c. of basket of fruit; 14 x 17 o.o.c. of landscape w/cattle signed lower right “F. Thomas”; 18 x 7 oil on board landscape painting signed “G. Miesse”; 10 x 20 o.o.b. of lake scene signed “G. Miesse”; 13 x 9 o.o.b. still life painting signed “Adaline Miller”; other o.o.b. by “Adaline Miller” incl. lady with sheep; early o.o.c. of florals; several engravings; prints; etc.

CLOCKS incl. marked Thomas Berry, Bolton Circa 1825 Grandfather clock w/moon & calendar dials in mahogany case w/string inlay w/broken arch top & finials; E.N. Welsh Regulator calendar clock #2 w/original calendar movement in rosewood case, CA. 1874; weight driven Regulator #2 in the manner of Seth Thomas in mahogany case; Vienna Regulator style clock w/spring driven porcelain dial; walnut kitchen style clock w/Liberty glass front; Ansonia crystal Regulator w/open escapement & porcelain dial; E. Ingraham 8-day oak kitchen clock; Seth Thomas weight driven clock w/alarm; 30-hour walnut kitchen clock w/fancy case & pendulum; Ansonia Brass & Copper Co. 8-day shelf clock w/alarm; Sessions 8-day shelf clock w/inlaid mahogany case; E. Ingraham black 8-day mantel clock w/columns & fancy side ornaments; New Haven oak schoolhouse style clock; Sessions 8-day black mantel clock; etc.

COUNTRY STORE & ADVERTISING ITEMS incl. 4-dwr. oak spool cabinet w/original stenciling; small 23 x 20 Kruse Co., Cincinnati, OH nickel-plate curved candy store showcase; Coca-Cola Thermometer; Watkins products sign; Tootsie Roll Chewing Candy tin sign; Pepsi-Cola tin sign; 5¢ Sun nut Machine; gum ball machines; wooden Arbuckles box; etc.


ANTIQUE FIREARMS incl. Winchester Model 1873 lever action 38/40 caliber w/round barrel Serial #188631; Winchester Model 1873 lever action 32/20 caliber w/round barrel Serial #391072B; Austrian Lorenz caliber rifled percussion musket Civil War weapon, 1862 side plate date w/original bayonet; 1853 Harpers Ferry .75 musket; Winchester Model 1873 .32 lever action rifle Serial #182747B; fine engraved shotgun w/carved stag head; KY ½ stock long rifle w/patch box; Winchester Model 1890 pump 22 short caliber Serial #338246A; Remington rolling block Model 1867 Danish Serial #56172; 11.7 by 42 R Danish/Remington cartridge; Winchester Model 1873 lever action 32/20 caliber w/octagon barrel Serial #458926B; Swiss bolt action 1869 Infantry rifle .41 Swiss rim fire cartridge Serial #476; Austrian Steyr bolt action rifle carbine 8/50 caliber Serial #2376F; Tryon, Philadelphia early muzzle loading shotgun approx. 28 gauge w/curly maple stock & 30” barrel; early Kentucky type percussion rifle muzzle loader w/octagon barrel approx. 30 caliber marked “Lancaster, PA” on lock; French military Model 1873 revolver 11 millimeter caliber “S1876” date on barrel; ID’D? Remington .44 Model 1858 Army revolver; Model 1849 Colt revolver; Manhattan .36 Navy revolver; Remington double derringer .41 RF; Allen’s Patent 1846 Pepperbox; Tower .71 Flintlock pistol; H. Aston Model 1849 percussion pistol; fine Smith, London engraved percussion dagger pistol; pr. of Belgium .45 Flintlock dagger pistols; Colt Model 1877 .38 revolver; London over & under .50 Flintlock pistol; S & W No. 2 Army .32 revolver; Shatuck .32 revolver; Sharps 4 barrel .32 Pepperbox pistol; Marlin XXX Standard .30 revolver; early Stevens .22 pistol; early Dickinson pistol w/brass mount; Allen & Wheelock .32 revolver; fine London .40 Flintlock pistol w/silver mounts; European .60 Flintlock military pistol marked “FLG” in circle; Colt .38 six shot revolver, Circa 1880; several other antique revolvers & pistols.

CIVIL WAR, EARLY POWDER HORNS, BAYONETS, MILITARY & FIREARM RELATED ITEMS incl. early Scrimshaw powder horn w/eagle & horse marked “E Pluribus Unium” & dated “Nov. 10, 1875”; 8 other early powder horns; 2 early powder flasks; a full box of rare unfired double 0 buckshot glass cased Winchester 12-gauge 5-shot gun shells in original box marked “For Use in Hunting Small Game”; approx. 2 boxes of 45/70 early shells; 1925 can of Dupont gunpowder in mint condition; sev. misc. bayonets incl. Civil War, German, American, French, etc.; misc. knives; early dagger w/sheath; 2 officer’s caps, one American & one German; 2 WWI helmets; Prussia Infantry sword & sheath; German Model 1871 infantry dress bayonet for military cadets; Civil War U.S. belt plate; 2 old Kepi’s incl. 119 Infantry; 28” working model copy of Civil War cannon; Indian Wars bugle; Model 1860 Civil War cavalry saber & scabbard; U.S. Army cartridge box; German, Circa 1880 138 th Regiment porcelain canteen; nice 9 th plate Ambrotype of Civil War soldier.

NATIVE AMERICAN ITEMS incl. 64 x 50 Navajo blanket; small Navajo blanket; fine small blanket; Native-American baskets; pr. of child’s beaded moccasins; beaded pouch; some stone artifacts; etc.

THIRD REICH ITEMS incl. German Third Reich Red Cross dagger & sheath (Sawbach); Third Reich SS officer sword & sheath w/gold lions head pommel w/ruby eyes, blade marked “W. Bentreys & Sohne”; 2 Third Reich officer caps; 2 Third Reich dress bayonets w/sheaths; Third Reich flag w/swastika; Third Reich officer’s dagger & sheath; etc.

AUCTIONEERS’ NOTE: This will be a large all day antique auction with items from estates. We will be conducting two separate auction rings starting at 10:30 A.M. with the firearms and related items from the Kaufman estate in one ring and early smalls in the other.

TERMS & CONDITIONS: Cash, check, Visa & MasterCard w/proper ID. 13% Buyer’s Premium. 3% discount for cash or checks.





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