LARGE PUBLIC ANTIQUES AUCTION
SUNDAY OCTOBER 30, 10:30 A.M.
Located at the Shelby County Fairgrounds on U.S. 60 at the West edge of Shelbyville.
This auction includes items from three estates and a long time collector.
EARLY ANTIQUE FURNITURE & MISC.: Early walnut stepback cupboard; nice pine 3-drawer mule chest w/original dovetailed base; 18 th Century period tavern table w/oval top; period mahogany & cherry bow front chest w/small original turned feet; dry sink w/2-dwrs. above & 2-drs. below; period mah. Queen Anne dressing table w/3-dwrs. early mah. Marquetry flip top game table w/wonderful floral inlay; nice early blanket chest w/old gray paint & boot jack ends; period bow back Windsor arm chair; early cherry 1-dwr. sugar stand w/turned legs; 23” x 30” mah. 7-dwr. diminutive chest w/columns; signed Shaker chair w/original finish; small early lift lid meal bin w/old gray paint; early blanket chest w/original red paint, cut-out apron & boot jack ends; period mah. tilt top tea table w/pie crust top carved knees & snake feet; early dovetailed blanket chest w/old green paint; early solid end wal. 4-dwr. chest w/cut-out apron; period Chippendale drop leaf table w/reeded legs; period Chippendale chairs; mah. Sheraton wash stand w/dovetailed gallery & tall turned legs; cherry 6-dwr. chest w/turned feet; early mah. flip top game table; wal. 2-dwr. night stand; 2-pc. stepback cupboard; small deacons bench; Empire card table; early dovetailed sea chest w/old paint; early foot stool w/green paint; mah. inlaid drop leaf table w/dwr.; early child’s chair; early miniature drop leaf table; painted decorated dovetailed blanket chest w/turned feet; early tilt top tables; other early chairs; plus several other pieces of early and country furniture.
VICTORIAN & OTHER MISC. FURNITURE: Walnut Victorian cylinder desk w/bookcase top; unusual cherry Eastlake Victorian 5-dwr. chest w/drop front desk; fine large mah. china cabinet w/full turned columns & large hairy paw feet; great mah. Grand Rapids inlaid center table w/urn & floral & fan inlay; 48” Eastlake Vict. library table w/carving; mah. inlaid 2-pc. cabinet w/glass doors; set of 4 mah. inlaid stacking tables; mah. inlaid flip top table w/3-leaves; small inlaid 2-tiered drop leaf butler’s table; walnut grandfather clock; misc. chairs; plus much more.
EARLY SMALLS & COUNTRY ITEMS: Nice early painted decorated wooden hobby horse; early walnut miniature blanket chest w/stenciled name; early decorated document box w/grapes & red paint; large 1841 sampler & other samplers; sugar bucket w/old brown paint; 20 handmade quilts including appliqué & three coverlets; early hide covered rocking horse on platform; Civil War personals box w/old blue paint – E. Sheriff, Co. B 15 th Reg. N.G.P. 8 th Brigade; early sword cane; several pieces of Stoneware incl. scarce 1½ gallon stoneware tub w/lid & blue decoration; great 3 gallon jug w/free hand blue decoration; 17” unusual form stoneware churn w/blue floral decoration, cracked; 3 gallon Worcester, MA jug w/blue decoration; Ballard jar w/blue decoration; 1 gallon jug w/blue decoration; 5 gallon crock w/blue bee sting; 5 gallon jug w/blue decoration; unusual sewer tile style pitcher; miniature stoneware bowls; large blue butter crock w/lid; Tafft Keene, New Hampshire blue decorated 4 gallon jar; other stoneware; period andirons & fenders; several hickory baskets; early carrier w/old gray paint; several lap desks; bull dog & German shepherd doorstops w/original paint; early dovetailed box w/green paint; Snappy Boy wooden child’s wagon; wooden toy swing w/old paint; large wooden pond boat; cutlery box w/old paint; early child’s sled; folk art Whirligig w/horse pulling man in wagon; two large duck decoys; great wooden kerosene oil keg w/original red paint; original Nantucket basket purse; Sellew Cincinnati pewter teapots; Boardman pewter coffee pot; 10 & 12” Gleason pewter teapot; several kerosene lamps; Shaker inlaid box; Folky wall hanging w/old green paint; other inlaid boxes; other duck decoys incl. signed J.W.W.; unusual fold down spice cabinet; several pieces of early transferware; early Sandwich type candleholders; several hooked rugs; early wooden painted checkerboard; chocolate molds incl. Santas; several lots of wooden & kitchen ware; plus much more.
ADVERTISING & COUNTRY STORE ITEMS: 21” x 21” nice nickel plated over brass curved glass counter showcase; metal Union Farm & Garden tool holder; old thread roll front bin; country store whip holder; Tom Collins metal thermometer; Rainbow Beverages tin sign; double sided metal Chesterfield Flange sign; Doan’s Pills wooden thermometer; early 11” apothecary jar w/tin lid; Salvert Tonic wooden box w/paper label of animals; other advertising items.
OIL PAINTINGS & ARTWORK: 35 x 23 o.o.c. of European landscape in great gold frame; M.L. Adams 1888 still life of strawberries; early watercolor of Mammy signed G.L.; 35 x 23 signed country farm scene w/fancy gold frame; 19 ½ x 13 ½ o.o.c. signed Wildt still life of fruit; 2 large Dodson’s coaching incident colored engravings by C.R. Stockl; 1835 colored engraving by Charles Hunt titled “The Fox Chase” in nice period frame; early colored engraving by Edward Hacker titled “Mr. Charles Davis on the Traverser”; watercolor of farm signed H.W. – 03; signed W. Russ o.o.c. of cavalier drinking; several other nice oil paintings.
MISC.: Super 52” gold 2-part Federal mirror; other great Federal mirrors incl. reverse on glass; several pieces of glassware incl. green cut-to-clear decanter; other decanters; several pieces of Flow Blue; several pieces of fine china & porcelain incl. Old Paris vase; plus many great items not listed.
AUCTIONEERS’ NOTE: A brief listing of a large auction. Furniture after 12:00 P.M. Preview Saturday, October 29, 4:30 P.M. to 6:00 P.M.
TERMS & CONDITIONS: Cash, check, Visa & MasterCard w/proper ID. 13% Buyers Premium. 3% discount for cash or check.
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FRANK FORSYTHE, AUCTIONEER
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