FORSYTHES’ LARGE PUBLIC ANTIQUE AUCTION
SUNDAY, JANUARY 20, 10:30 A.M.
Located at the Shelby County Fairgrounds on U.S. 60 at the west edge of Shelbyville, KY.
This auction includes items from fine estates and homes, featuring the collection of Eloise Settle, long time resident and antique enthusiast of Shelbyville, Kentucky.
ANTIQUE FURNITURE: EARLY & COUNTRY FURNITURE incl. early Shelby Co. Kentucky cherry inlaid blind door corner cupboard w/barber pole and oval inlay in each door and fancy cut-out apron at base; early Ky. cherry Hepplewhite 4-dwr. slant top desk w/line inlay on front of case and cut-out skirt; fine early original Ky. cherry harvest table w/drop leaves and turned legs; early Ky. 5-dwr. cherry chest w/unusual carvings on front; early cherry 2-pc. plantation desk w/16-glass panes, 2-dr. top and 1-dwr. base w/turned legs; fine cherry Ky. banquet table w/rounded ends and turned legs; early cherry 28” high 4-dwr. miniature chest w/full columns and turned feet; large early cherry chest w/4-small dwrs. at top over 4-large dwrs. w/pineapple carved full columns and turned feet; early 2-pc. step back cupboard w/pie shelf and 2-dwrs. with bracket base; early 2-pc. pine cupboard w/single 12-glass pane dr. at top with 2-drs. below with bracket base; cherry 2-pc. plantation desk w/1-dwr. and turned legs; early cherry 2-dwr. night stand w/turned legs; early cherry blanket chest with turned feet and till; early pin top work table w/2-dwrs. and turned legs with old red paint; early wal. jelly cupboard; large early high back dry sink w/2-spice dwrs. at top, 2-silverware dwrs. and 2-drs. below w/cut-out base; two early Windsor bow back arm chairs; early Windsor birdcage arm chair w/original black paint; early Windsor comb back rocker w/original paint and decoration; early 9-spindle bow back Windsor chair; early step back open pewter cupboard w/1-dr. below; early punched tin pie safe w/2-dwrs. and 2-drs.; early cherry 4-dwr. chest w/half columns and turned feet; early single door wardrobe w/cut-out skirt; small deacon’s bench; early wal. night stand w/turned legs; early hutch table w/2-board top; early cherry Sheraton chest w/turned feet; early 1-drawer night stand w/turned legs; unusual early mah. slant top desk w/turned legs; early primitive corner cupboard w/single 8-glass pane dr. at top and 2-drs. below; cherry 3-dwr. night stand w/turned legs; early child’s step down Windsor chair; early bow and brace back Windsor chair; early 3-dwr. night stand w/turned legs; early cherry 4-dwr. chest w/turned feet; early 2-dr. cupboard top; early cherry chest w/curly maple drawers; large high 4-poster rope spool bed; early cherry night stand w/turned legs; early wal. night stand w/turned legs; early bow back Windsor chair; early cherry Sheraton chest w/graduate drawers, in need of repair; early step back cupboard, in need of repair; early primitive 1-dwr. night stand; etc. VICTORIAN, OAK & ANTIQUE FURNITURE incl. walnut Victorian cylinder desk w/1-dr. bookcase top and burl front; wal. Victorian wishbone dresser; oak carved hall seat w/brass hook and umbrella stand; cherry Victorian 5-dwr. high chest; mah. candle stand; set of 6 oak spindle back firehouse chairs; Victorian 4-dwr. chest; wal. Victorian oval marble top table; pr. of wal. Victorian finger carved chairs; large empire sofa; oak stick and ball quilt rack; wal. baby cradle; pr. of wing back chairs; contemporary cherry grandfather’s clock; etc.
EARLY SMALLS & COLLECTIBLES: Early wall mounted 17” h. x 22” w. zinc full bodied eagle w/spread wings standing on ball; fine early burl tea caddy w/brass mountings and wedgewood type inserts on top; early inlaid tea caddy; Early Boxes incl. early 5 ½” h. x 8” w. dovetailed wooden tobacco box w/old paint; early cherry dovetailed document box; early inlaid burl trinket box; early dovetailed document box; early box w/shell art on inside of lid; early document box; two black lacquer Chinoiserie Oriental boxes; etc.; fine early lap desk; 4-dwr. miniature chest; three early wooden painted Duck Decoys; large early wooden bowls; two early wooden bowls w/painted scenes; early Folk Art carved walking stick w/snake; wooden Folk Art alligator pull toy; milk & cream wooden wagon pull toy w/spoke wheels; early Folk Art work in bottle; early brass bed warmer; early small counter top 4-dwr. apothecary chest; early child’s wooden spoke wagon; small early spinning wheel; large early wooden tub; early wooden child’s wheel barrow; doll trunk; several early baskets incl. small miniature wall buttocks basket; several Indian type baskets; etc.; wooden egg crate; Flow Blue incl. over 50 pieces of early Chusan pattern Flow Bue incl. large 11 ½” covered tureen w/ladle; large 17” platter; 11” covered vegetable bowl; 13 ½” round platter; ten 10 ½” soup bowls: eight 10 ½” dinner plates; twelve 9” plates; ten 7 ½” plates; saucers; etc., some chips; large 10” high petunia pattern Flow Blue jardinière; Herculanion Flow Blue covered gravy; other miscellaneous Flow Blue pieces; Blue and White Chinese Export incl. 18” charger; 17 ½” charger; 12” shallow bowl; covered oil pot; two 23 ½” vases; two 17” vases; two ginger jars; two 15” ginger jars; spittoon; two 16 ½” vases; two 17” vases; etc.; several pairs of brass candlesticks incl. two 11” pairs; pair of 7”; two 10” incl. beehive; etc.; glass store jars; pair of early buggy lanterns w/original inserts; small early sugar bucket; large early toleware trays; early shaving mirror; Early Transferware incl. beautiful 18 ½” blue and white platter w/landscape scene with cow; 17” blue and white platter of river scene w/animals; large 18 ½” blue and white spode platter w/florals; 17” platter w/polychrome florals; 15 ½” blue and white platter w/castle scene; 13 ½” blue and white platter w/river scene; two 10” blue and white plates; blue and white soup bowl; 17” gray and white platter w/castle scene; etc.; large 18” Woods Ware blue and white platter; large 11” Woods Ware blue and white bowl; ironstone tureen w/ladle; ironstone pitcher and bowl; wall mounted coffee grinder; Early Staffordshire incl. 11” covered box w/lady holding gun sitting on drum; 6” base w/soldier and lady; pr. of 7” Staffordshire dogs; 12” “Tom King” figurine of man riding horse; 11 ½” figurine of man riding horse; 10” figurine of lady; 7” figurine of boy w/dog; 7” figurine w/goat; two 5” sheep figurines; 7” x 9” hen on nest; small 5” duck on nest; etc.; Gaudy Welsh & Ironstone incl. large 18 ½” platter w/floral designs; 14 ½” platter w/Oriental designs; 6” pitcher w/floral designs; two 9 ½” plates; 10 ½” plate; three Gaudy Ironstone plates w/berries; one 9” Gaudy Ironstone plate w/berries; waste bowl w/berries; etc.; Blue & White Stoneware incl. 8” blue and white stoneware pitcher w/cows; 9” blue and white pitcher w/grapes; blue and white salt crock w/daisies; blue and white hanging salt box; blue and white graniteware coffee pot; blue and white graniteware pail; graniteware coffee pot w/enameled florals; Majolica incl. 13” oval plate; 11” plate w/embossed man drinking; leaf plates; etc.; Over 10 pcs. of copper lustre including handleless cups and saucers; Churns incl. Mason Mfg. Co., Canton, Ohio #1 butter churn; Dazey hand cranked metal butter churn; 3-gal. White Cedar butter churn; unusual crank mixer w/round tub and wooden base with old green paint; coffee grinders; tintype & fine union case; early brass skater’s lantern; early brass baby’s skater’s lantern; early copper dovetailed gooseneck tea kettle; copper coffee pot; early wooden log cabins; early yellowware bowl; early green and cream bowl; Bennington bowl; 12” Royal Stage door stop w/original paint; ship door stop; pr. of 23” figural spelter statutes; 10” figural spelter statutes; etc.
QUILTS: Over 15 handmade quilts incl. several appliqués; blue, red and white; red, green and white: etc. early blue and white coverlet.
ART WORK & LITHOGRAPHS: Incl. large portrait painting of lady; several other fine oil paintings; large 32” x 42” lithograph of Napoleon w/troops titled “Adieux De Fountainebleau” April 1814, Max Jacoby, New York; large 23” x 34” lithograph of Napoleon on battlefield titled “Napoleon & the Old Guard” Published by Berlin Photography Co., New York, 1895; large 32” x 42” lithograph of Napoleon titled “Retour De L’Ile Delbe” 1815; 24” x 26” lithograph of George Washington titled “Washington Receiving a Salute on the Field of Trenton” entered in 1868, John Faed, William Holl; large lithograph titled “The Death of the Stag” Published by Fishel Abler, New York; several colored lithographs; prints; etc.
STERLING SILVER: Over 100 pieces of flatware and serving pieces incl. two Tiffany Chrysanthemum forks; Lily of the Valley spoons; tea strainer; Imperial Chrysanthemum server; Georgian nut spoon; Lancaster pickle fork; Luxembourg master butter; old colonial pieces; Duhme spoons; sugar tongs; set of sterling goblets; set of 18 cordials; salt and peppers; mirrors; pearl handled flatware pieces; collectors spoons; etc. Silverplated Items incl. fine 3-pc. tea set with embossed houses and florals; large ornate coffee urn; set of nut crackers and grape shearers w/foxes in original box; large tureens w/ladles; large coffee urn w/cup; several serving pieces; fancy grape shearers; etc.
COIN SILVER: Incl. Jas. P. Barnes, Louisville, Ky. spoon; two Kitts, Louisville, Ky. spoons; two W. McGrew tablespoons; five Pelletreau Bennett & Cook, New York teaspoons w/baskets of florals at top; four E. H. Hill, Cincinnati, Ohio tablespoons and teaspoons; two A. Palmer, Cincinnati, Ohio teaspoons; set of six E.D. Kinsey, Cincinnati, Ohio teaspoons; set of twelve Albert Cole, New York teaspoons; etc.
MUSIC BOXES: Incl. fine 6-tune Swiss music box w/floral inlaid lid; fine 2-tune Swiss music box pattern 1881 w/portrait lady on lid; fine 4-tune Thornes music box; musical singing bird in cage.
CLOCKS: Fine walnut kitchen mantle w/Jenny Lind head at top; Ansonia metal mantle clock w/porcelain dial and gold trim; fine early triple decker clock w/half columns; large hanging oak regulator clock; Birge & Mallory o.g. mantle clock; Seth Thomas o.g. mantle clock; Seth Thomas mantle clock w/inlay; small oak mantle clock; black mantle clock w/columns; etc.
LAMPS: Old single brass student lamp w/green cased shade; pr. of old matching brass single student lamps w/red shades; fine metal and onyx banquet lamp with ladies heads and handpainted shade; handpainted GWTW style banquet lamp; several brass Rayo type lamps w/shades; green colored miniature kerosene lamp; 9” blue colored base kerosene lamp; early brass whale oil lamp: clear glass whale oil lamp; and several other kerosene lamps; etc.
CUT GLASS: Several pieces incl. fine 9 ½” h. x 10” dia. 2-pc. punch bowl; large 15” vase; 8” bowl; 12” oblong bowl; fine 12” pitcher; 5” bowl; 7” bowl w/color; 8” water decanter; cream and sugars; nappies; small tumblers; salts; Dresser Jars w/Sterling Lids incl. 3” cut glass dresser jar w/sterling lid w/embossed angels; 3” cut glass dresser jar w/embossed sterling lid; 3 ½” dresser jar w/embossed sterling hinged lid; 3” cut glass dresser jar w/embossed sterling lid: 2” dresser jar w/embossed sterling lid; etc.
GLASSWARE, CHINA & PORCELAIN: Incl. pr. of 11” prism lusters w/floral enameled decoration; silver overlay perfume bowl; mother-of-pearl magnifying glass; 14” Boehm mourning dove figurine; cut yellow-to-clear Bohemian decanter; Snuff Boxes incl. 2 ¼” w. French enameled snuff box w/scenic lid and gold decoration; fine 3” French porcelain snuff box w/courting scene and gold decoration; 3” French porcelain snuff box w/floral decoration; 2 ¼” silver snuff box w/porcelain courting scene inserts; 2 ¼” porcelain snuff box w/scenic lid; 2 ¼” snuff box decorated w/children playing scene; 2 ¼” enameled box w/floral decoration; Steins incl. 14” Mettlach #1028 stein; 6” Mettlach #1467 stein; 6” early etched stein w/street scene; 13” German stein; 10” German stein; etc.; enameled art glass salt and pepper; Mary Gregory cranberry cruet; set of 3 graduated porcelain pitchers w/gold elk decoration; Limoges France jardinière w/handpainted florals and gold; Limoges France handpainted fish plaque; set of four 10 ½” Limoges France cobalt blue plates w/heavy gold decoration; large Limoges France handpainted covered jar; six Cauldon, England plates w/heavy gold decoration; set of 6 Cauldon, England cups and saucers w/heavy gold decoration; 10” Waterford bowl; Dresden pieces; Blue Coin Spot syrup; Victorian castor set w/bottles and bell; plateau mirrors; Cameo pins; etc.
AUCTIONEERS’ NOTE: This will be a large all day quality antique auction which includes items from long time Shelbyville native, Eloise Settle, whose late husband Evan Settle was a long time Shelbyville High School coach and was the oldest living U.K. basketball letterman to play for legendary Adolph Rupp in his second season at U.K. 1931-1932. The large furniture will be auctioned after 1:00 P.M. We will be starting with small items promptly at 10:30 A.M.
TERMS & CONDITIONS: Cash, check, Visa & MasterCard w/proper ID. 13% Buyer’s Premium, 3% discount for cash or checks.
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