FORSYTHES’ LARGE ANTIQUES AUCTION
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 18, -- 10:30 A.M.
Located at the Shelby County Fairgrounds on U.S. 60 at the west edge of Shelbyville.
FEATURING A LARGE SELECTION OF COUNTRY AMERICANA, PRIMITIVES AND GENERAL ANTIQUES WHICH INCLUDES ITEMS FROM A LARGE ESTATE AND A LONG TIME COLLECTOR.
ANTIQUE FURNITURE: EARLY FURNITURE incl. period Chippendale curly maple slant front desk w/older mellow finish and dovetailed top; CA. 1780 walnut 9-drawer high chest w/ogee feet; 18th Century walnut 4-drawer chest w/reeded quarter columns & claw and ball feet; early Queen Anne mahogany corner handkerchief table; fine early blanket chest w/3-drawers; Sheraton tiger maple gate leg drop leaf table w/great stripping; period Sheraton card table w/oval inlay & rope twist legs; cherry Chippendale inlaid 4-drawer chest w/dovetailed bracket base; cherry & mahogany 2-door server w/turned feet; early walnut 2-piece campaign chest; 18th Century stretcher base slant front desk; early 3-drawer miniature chest; miniature walnut Sheraton table; early mahogany hanging corner cupboard w/2-doors & 1-drawer; early child’s chairs; nice Windsor comb back rocker w/yellow paint; early dovetailed blanket chest w/bracket feet; early mahogany 2-drawer work table w/dovetailed gallery; early mule chest w/2-drawers; period mahogany swing leg table w/dovetailed case; large mahogany lyre base card table; early blanket chest w/original finish; early mahogany commode; early cobbler’s bench; Windsor arm chairs; 2-drawer cherry work table; period mahogany Chippendale side chair; cherry Pembroke table w/drawer; Empire mahogany breakfast table; hanging shelf w/old red paint; pair of period Chippendale mahogany chairs; sea chest dated 1820; stepdown Windsor chairs; tramp art table; several other early tables, stands, chairs, etc. VICTORIAN FURNITURE, ETC. incl. walnut Victorian cylinder desk; super carved Rosewood Victorian sofa; walnut Victorian oval marble top table w/carving; walnut Victorian card table; fire screen w/needlework; tilt top pie crust table; other furniture.
EARLY SMALLS, COUNTRY ITEMS & PRIMITIVES: Sugar bucket including large one w/old red paint; quilts incl. applique; 4 early tramp art boxes; pair of 13” Staffordshire dogs; small early sampler; early carved pheasant folk art box w/old paint; small wooden train engine; small walnut 2-door folk art cabinet; early reverse painted mirrors; other period mirrors; very early child’s potty chair; wooden butter churn w/stenciled cow; several pieces of early pewter; several pieces of early transferware; early dough bowls; early lap desk & boxes; early cutlery trays incl. heart cut-out; small 1-door hanging dovetailed cupboard; miniature chest; miniature sled; folk art carved stool; Louisville, KY stoneware jar; cast iron doorstops; early lantern; other early lighting; early Jenny Lind bottle; other early flasks; small decorated toleware box; several nice copper & brass items; two very early powder horns one with initials A.L.; early Staffordshire pocket watch holder; several pieces of early glassware incl. decanters, etc.; blue & white stoneware pitcher & bowl; several other early smalls.
TOYS, COLLECTIBLES & MISC. ITEMS: Early pedal car; 1950’s pedal car; large pressed steel locomotive & pullman cars by Cor-Cor Toys; Little Abner & Dog Patch Band windup toy in excellent condition; early Marx tin coal truck; tin windup bird in cage toy; early tin OHO car & driver; banjo clocks incl. one with ships tablet; other clocks; fine inlaid barometer by A. Marinone & Co.; folk art floral seed arrangement in large oval walnut Victorian frame; small police lanterns; cow pull toys; B & H single student lamp; double student lamp; early oil on canvas of man with racing horses; signed still life oil painting; 34 x 60 oil on canvas of young maiden & lover signed “Ara Cortez”; oil painting of sheep; other paintings; 1839 colored engravings of fox hunters “The Melton Breakfast”; several early books; large bound volumes (January thru October) of original 1820 newspapers New York Gazette & General Advertiser; plus much more.
AUCTIONEERS’ NOTE: A large auction with a great selection.
TERMS & CONDITIONS: Cash, check, Visa & MasterCard w/proper ID. 10% Buyers Premium. 3% convenience fee for credit card.
FORSYTHES’ AUCTIONS, LLC
DAVE FORSYTHE, AUCTIONEER
FRANK FORSYTHE, AUCTIONEER
937-377-3700 OR 513-791-2323
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