LARGE PUBLIC ANTIQUES AUCTION
SUNDAY MARCH 20, 10:30 A.M.
Located at the Shelby County Fairgrounds on U.S. 60 at the West edge of Shelbyville.
This auction includes a great collection of early Americana.
EARLY ANTIQUE FURNITURE & MISC.: Fine 18 th Century slant front desk w/wonderful marquetry inlay including fans; great original paint decorated 2-dwr. blanket chest w/till; fine 60” original hutch table w/2-board top, cutout ends & lift lid seat; nice 48” walnut period Queen Anne pin top table w/2-dwrs. & orig. pad feet; great 2-door chimney cupboard w/old red paint & cutout front & ends; clean Circa 1850 mahogany 2-pc. desk w/arched panel doors & bookcase top; unusual early mah. server w/tall splash back, 3 small split dwrs. over 2 larger dwrs. w/4 small wine dwrs. & 2-drs. below w/white opalescent glass pulls; early orig. cherry hutch w/split dwrs. above single dwr. over 2-drs. & turned columns; early blanket chest w/old green paint & bootjack ends; early mah. corner chair w/fan carving; rare miniature hutch table w/2 miniature benches; nice early mule chest w/2-dwrs. & early strap hinges; period Chippendale arm chair w/carved splat; great cherry 2-dwr. night stand w/marquetry inlay; early wal. 1-dwr. wardrobe w/unusual cutout top & high cutout base; small crock shelf w/old brown paint & dovetailed construction; early fanback Windsor chair w/old black paint; early 1-dr. cupboard w/raised panel dr.; early blanket chest w/large cutout skirt; small pine 1-dr. cupboard w/early square nails; period mah. Hepplewhite wash stand w/dwr.; small 1-dr. cupboard w/shelf; early cherry 3-dwr. chest w/fan carving; early cherry lowboy w/fan carved dwr.; early mah. drop leaf Pembroke table; wal. slant lid desk w/4-dwrs. & dovetailed case; early 2-dr. dry sink w/dovetailed dwr.; early poster bed in old red w/canopy top; early Federal mah. drop leaf breakfast table w/dwr.; early pie safe w/tall legs & old red paint; small 1-dr. grain painted cupboard; early Birdcage Windsor side chair; period Queen Anne side chair; early dovetailed bracket base blanket chest/old blue paint; early swing leg Hepplewhite drop leaf table; 2-dwr. mah. stand w/rope twist legs; small cherry drop leaf table; early dovetailed blanket box w/dwr. & black paint; 2-dwr. mah. work stand; early dovetailed foot stool w/green paint; early foot stool w/brown paint; other early foot stools; cherry 1-dwr. night stand; unusual mah. game table; large hide covered dome top trunk w/double locks; mah. inlaid game table w/reeded legs; mah. tilt top table w/carving; 6-dwr. wal. spool cabinet; plus other antique furniture.
EARLY SMALLS & COUNTRY ITEMS: Nice sponge decorated dome top box; painted sugar buckets; several nice pantry boxes incl. Shaker & one with old red; early wooden carriers; great early dovetailed slant lid box w/old surface & inlaid shield; early barn lantern w/brass top; early wall box w/dwr. & old brown paint; looking glass mirror w/embossed brass basket of flowers & birds; fine cherry dovetailed sliding lid box; old swing handle Nantucket basket; small collection of decorated toleware incl. miniatures, candle lantern, boxes, etc.; several pcs. of early pewter incl. measures, ink well, creamers, plates, candlesticks, etc.; signed & dated 1827 sampler; early pull horse toy; 19” straw filled jointed teddy bear; dome top dovetailed box w/old surface; stoneware incl. Lyons, NY jar w/blue flowers & Myers Whiskey, Covington, KY jug; blue spongeware pitchers; unusual yelloware pitcher w/blue sponge; large mah. Chippendale mirror; Folk Art carved box; early 55” sled w/nice original surface; period brass Chippendale andirons; 2 paint decorated doll cradles; fine yelloware bowl; large wooden box & other nice wooden bowls; mah. lap desk; period mah. shaving mirrors; early pierced tin candle lantern; early hog scraper tin candleholders; wal. kraut cutter w/heart cutout; early wooden candy mold; other period Chippendale mirrors; Federal mirror w/reversed painted top; fine gold Federal over the mantle mirror; early tin foot warmer; early brass bed warmer; plus many other items not listed.
GLASSWARE, CHINA & MISC.: Pair of 9” sandwich attributed Clambroth candlesticks; nice brass inlaid fold out tantilus w/fine crystal decanter & cordials; several pcs. of early red transferware; several pcs. of Flow Blue; several pcs. of Cauldon china; other fine handpainted china plates; early cut decanters; plus much, much more.
AUCTIONEERS’ NOTE: This auction includes a wonderful collection of Americana including period & early painted furniture. It also consists of a great selection of early smalls & accessories. Furniture after 12:00 P.M. Preview Saturday, March 19, 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 checks.
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