LARGE PUBLIC ANTIQUES AUCTION
FEATURING THE ESTATE OF WILLETTE SPRINGATE OF LEXINGTON, KY
SUNDAY, MARCH 18 - 10:30 A.M.
Located at the Shelby County Fairgrounds on U.S. 60 at the West edge of Shelbyville.
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ANTIQUE FURNITURE: Early cherry 16-pane corner cupboard w/center drawer; early cherry press w/3-drawers over 2-doors & large turned posts; large early chestnut & cherry 2-piece step back cupboard w/pie shelf; early mahogany slant lid desk (great size); early cherry 4-drawer chest; early jelly cupboard w/dovetailed top; early mahogany tilt top table; early dovetailed blanket chest w/old paint; early candle stands; period Chippendale chairs; early 2-door dry sink; 1850’s wig dresser; nice Eastlake loveseat & chair; library table w/robe twist legs; large Victorian gold mirror; early gold over-the-mantle mirror; mahogany fire screen w/needlepoint; child’s oak roll top desk; pr. of early stenciled rush seat chairs; small cherry 2-drawer cabinet; 1920’s bookshelf w/claw & ball feet; early stenciled comb back rocker; Shaker style chairs; small inlaid stand; Chinese style coffee table; other antique furniture. OTHER FURNITURE: Fine cherry round table w/lazy Susan center & turned legs; set of four mahogany Chippendale style chairs; Windsor brace back chairs; cherry 2-drawer writing desk w/turned legs; other fine furniture.
ESTATE ORIENTAL RUGS: Several old Oriental rugs including room size.
EARLY SMALLS & COUNTRY ITEMS: Several pieces of nice stoneware including blue decorated jugs; blue decorated jar; Hamilton & Jones, Greensboro, PA. decorated jar; early blue spongeware pitchers; five blue & gray White’s, Utica, New York stoneware pitchers of various designs; blue & white leaping deer pitcher; blue & white butter crock w/cows; Hermann Co., Milwaukee jars; root beer stoneware bottle; Keller’s ink jar; Robinson Clay Co. butter crock w/lid; etc.; several handmade quilts; period Queen Anne mirror; early Express wooden spoke wheel wagon; early wooden green wagon w/spoke wheels; wooden spoke wheel doll carriage; early sled; early mahogany knife box; early signed sampler; early baskets; decorated graniteware teapot; two old cast iron rabbit doorstops; many other early smalls not listed.
GLASSWARE & CHINA: Pair of white cut-to-clear lusters w/large prisms; Flow Blue items; Waterford clock & other Waterford; several handpainted bowls & plates; sets of china including Royal Doulton; copper luster pitchers; much more china & glassware.
PAINTINGS & ARTWORK: 13 x 17 Arthur L. Helwig oil on board harbor scene; 23 x 29 Ernest Frederick oil on canvas landscape; 28 x 20 Albrecht Kitzing o.o.c. landscape; 23 x 33 Alvern Erickson o.o.b lake scene; 29 x 23 Aletha Jackson o.o.c. landscape; 8 x 15 still life of strawberries signed “C.E.S., 5/09”; ship painting signed “C.E.S., 9/99”; 13 x 21 Paul Verlet watercolor; penciled signed “Sallie Ellington Middletown” lithograph; Maxfield Parrish prints; James Fagon etchings; two Sir William Jardine engravings; large early fox hunting print; early Fullcry fox hunting print; other art.
MISCELLANEOUS: Sterling Silver including eight goblets, spoons, ladles, match boxes, cups & cupholders, small trays, cordials, small boxed desk set, small candelabra, oval picture frame, three J. Draper (KY/OH) coin silver spoons, other sterling silver; several pieces of nice silverplate; several lamps incl. GWTW style; brass w/handpainted shades; double student; miniature banquet; large Arts & Crafts chandelier; old ship lanterns; Aladdin wall mount lamp; Nicolaus Gagliano copy violin w/case; Stradivarius copy violin; Pan American trumpet; 1960’s Kentucky Derby glasses; old Marklin train & accessories; several nice linens; antique clocks; several pieces of costume jewelry; stereo viewer & several cards; plus much, much more.
AUCTIONEERS’ NOTE: This is a brief listing of a large auction which includes the Estate of Willette Springate, who was an international traveler and collector of fine antiques. Furniture after 12:00 P.M. Preview Saturday, March 17, 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.
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