LARGE PUBLIC ANTIQUES AUCTION
SUNDAY FEBRUARY 26, 2012, 10:30 A.M.
Located at the Shelby County Fairgrounds on U.S. 60 at the West edge of Shelbyville.
ANTIQUE FURNITURE: EARLY FURNITURE incl. early cherry six pane corner cupboard; fine early cherry Hepplewhite four drawer chest w/inlay & splayed legs; period Chippendale tilt-top tea table w/snake feet; early cherry four door corner cupboard w/bracket base; period Queen Anne pine mule chest w/two drawers below; pair of period ribbon back Chippendale chairs; early two-piece step back cupboard w/high pie shelf, two drawers & two doors below; early walnut two drawer Hepplewhite work table w/old red paint; small early two door cupboard w/old blue paint; early bucket bench w/old red paint; early dry sink w/two drawers & one door.; early dovetailed blanket chest w/bracket base & brown paint; early poster bed w/turned posts & old red wash; early painted jelly cupboard w/raised panel doors & tin sides; early paint decorated dovetailed blanket chest; early hanging rack w/three drawers & green paint; early walnut hanging two door cabinet; early sixteen drawer hanging cabinet; unusual early dry sink w/two doors.; period mahogany tilt-top table; early tall back Windsor rocker; child’s stepdown Windsor chair; child’s period Chippendale chair; miniature tilt-top table w/inlay; painted Windsor bow back chair; early walnut one door night stand w/turned legs; early bucket benches; early rockers; stands; etc. VICTORIAN FURNITURE incl. nice walnut Victorian lockside chest w/gallery; walnut Victorian drop front desk w/bookcase top; walnut Victorian turtle top dog table; walnut Victorian oval marble top table; cherry danner revolving bookcase; nice dome top trunk; etc.
EARLY SMALLS, COUNTRY ITEMS & PRIMITIVES: Early Serpentine front mahogany knife box w/inlaid interior; early Shaker sugar bucket w/old red paint & yellow decoration; early handled pantry box w/old red paint; early miniature wooden bucket w/old blue & red paint; early miniature mirror; small dovetailed dome top box w/old green paint; early document box w/old green paint; early box w/breadboard ends & old green paint; miniature 1-dr. cupboard w/red paint; early hanging salt box w/dwr. & green paint; early flame paint decorated document box; early dovetailed mah. hanging candle box; period Chippendale mirrors; lg. early wallpaper box; two small wallpaper boxes; early dovetailed candle box w/1-dwr.; early mah. sewing box w/interior lidded compartments; early wal. document box; old hat box w/bonnet; early needlepoint Samplers incl. Hannah Todd, Philly Ann Engraham needlepoint sampler; etc.; two early Theorems on linen; early curly maple stools; early curly maple rolling pin; lg. early wooden bowl; several early woodenware items; early wooden sugar buckets; early full bodied tin trotting horse weathervane; cast iron horse trade sign hanger; early mah. tea caddy; early Federal mirror w/reverse painted top; early cutlery box w/old gray paint; lg. early blown bottles incl. two lg. amber bottles w/blob tops; Stoneware incl. 8 ¾” A.C. Conrad, Shinnston, WV blue decorated jar; Hamilton & Reppert, Greensboro, PA blue decorated jar; 8” blue decorated stripper jar; blue decorated half-gallon jar; blue decorated stoneware jug; 5-gal. Ovoid stoneware jar; green stoneware salt crock; gray & blue stoneware pitcher; early redware jars; unusual stoneware bottle w/spout; etc.; Orange cuts pantry box; early wooden apple basket; early egg basket; old whirligig; lg. early dovetailed copper candy kettle; lg. early dovetailed copper pan; early copper dovetailed pail; several early copper & brass items; two early hanging 8-dwrs. spice cabinets; pr. of figural soldier andirons; pr. of figural duck andirons; early brass & wire fireplace fender; early Federal over-the-mantle mirror; lg. early glass apothecary jar; early glass apothecary jar w/stopper lid; early cobbler’s box; lg. sugar bucket; early yellowware bowls; several early brass utensils incl. skimmers; nice inlaid lap desk; early dovetailed mah. box w/dwr. & ivory inlay; early brass candlesticks; small cherry & wal. dovetailed boxes; early transferware; early soft paste pieces; early French porcelain dinnerware set; early porcelain coffee & tea set w/seaweed decoration; lg. wooden Folk Art cat; Tony Hesey pottery face jug; etc.
QUILTS: Over 20 old handmade quilts incl. appliqués; blue & white; Log Cabin; Around the World; Crazy quilt; Wedding Rings; etc.
TOYS & CHILD RELATED ITEMS: Lg. 32” Steiff straw filled bear on all wheels; early 24” straw filled teddy bear; early 2-drawer miniature chest; wooden dancing Sambo on board; early child’s chair w/cane seat; super large ornate wicker baby buggy; early wooden lithograph Mother Goose panoramagraph toy; Swartz wooden lithograph Noah’s Ark toy w/animals; tin Mobo horse child’s toy; ornate child’s wicker high chair, small doll trunk; etc.
PAINTINGS & ARTWORK: Incl. 22 x 36 early Hudson River School oil painting; early pastel portrait painting; still life on canvas of roses; pr. of early portraits on wooden panels; several other old oil paintings; John Gilpin horse, Jewett Stock Farms, NY colored lithograph; five early Epsom horse racing colored engravings by Charles Hunt published February 1, 1836 by Ackermann & Co., titles/”Settling Day at Tatersalls”; “The Betting Post”; “The Grandstands”; “Preparing to Start”; “The Race Over”; several other early prints and pictures; etc.
CLOCKS: Early Shaftoe, New Castle grandfather clock in mahogany inlaid case; early mahogany grandfather clock; walnut hanging Regulator type clock; early picture frame clock; small hanging picture frame clock; Seth Thomas crystal Regulator clock; Ansonia white marble clock; Smith & Goodrich Ogee clock in need of repair; Seth Thomas wooden works mantle clock in need of repair; early painted decorated cast iron shelf clock w/m.o.p.; etc.
COLLECTIBLES & MISC.: Early brass double student lamp; pr. of Victorian pink lusters; pr. of old fancy cast iron yard urns marked Stove & Range Co., Pittsburgh: fine metal coal hod; gambling wheel; Shepherd dog cast iron door stop; horse cast iron door stop; oak 3-dwr. needle case; etc.
AUCTIONEERS’ NOTE: This will be a large antique auction with quality antique items from estates and homes. Furniture after 12:00 P.M. Preview Saturday, February 25, 5:00 P.M. to 6:30 P.M.
TERMS & CONDITIONS: Cash, check, Visa & MasterCard w/proper ID. 13% Buyers Premium. 3% discount for cash or check.
FORSYTHES’ AUCTIONS, LLC
DAVE FORSYTHE, AUCTIONEER
FRANK FORSYTHE, AUCTIONEER
937-377-3700 OR 513-791-2323
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