FORSYTHES’ LARGE PUBLIC ANTIQUES AUCTION
APRIL 28, 2013, 10:30 A.M.
Located at the Shelby County Fairgrounds on U.S. 60 at the West edge of Shelbyville.
This will be a fine antiques auction with items from estates.
ANTIQUE FURNITURE: EARLY FURNITURE incl. large early cherry butler’s desk with bookcase top with pull out drawer, fine interior and all with unusual early brass trimmings; early mahogany 4-drawer bow front chest with reeded front post and turned feet with tag stating “Made by Robert Wilson, Lexington, Kentucky 1792-1825”; fine lift top desk with turned legs and fitted interior in original old red paint; early Queen Anne candle stand with dish top; miniature cherry 4-drawer chest; early 1-drawer Hepplewhite night stand; pair of early side chairs with old green paint; early 1-door dry sink; early foot stools; early mahogany tilt top stand; very unusual twig stand in form of log cabin with drawers and decorated paint; small early cobbler’s bench; etc. VICTORIAN, OAK, & MAHOGANY FURNITURE incl. fine French mahogany tambour style roll front desk with brass trim and reeded legs; Vernis Martin style music cabinet; fancy walnut Victorian marble top parlor table; oak 2-piece stepback cupboard with pie shelf and 2-doors; oak Globe-Wernicke 3-stack bookcase; large oak parlor table with center pedestal; oak wash stand with towel bar; Victorian marble top parlor table; Empire game table; pair of mahogany 3-drawer marble top chests; mahogany camel back sofa; etc.
EARLY SMALLS, COUNTRY ITEMS, & COLLECTIBLES incl. early wooden child’s hobby horse; unusual small wooden chest with 1-drawer and old red paint; early sugar bucket with old brown paint; small wooden sugar bucket; early wooden boxes; early wooden folk art prisoner carvings; folk art carved walking stick with snake; other folk art sticks; early wooden shovel; early chestnut roaster with old red paint; large copper chestnut roaster; No. 1 6-gallon Bentwood churn by M. Brown & Co. with original stenciling; wooden box with old red paint; three wooden duck decoys; several Quilts; early coverlet; several quilt pieces; large wooden sugar bucket; several pieces of blue and white graniteware; several pieces of gray graniteware; blue & white stoneware; blue & white spongeware pitcher; early redware mold; egg basket; early flint glass; fine copper candy kettle with paddle; early brass kettles; early pewter; several pieces of Stoneware incl. 2-gallon jug with blue decorated grapes; 1-gallon jug with blue decorated grapes; Appleby & Helme incised stoneware jar; Bennington type stoneware canning jar; several other stoneware jars and jugs; several pieces of early transferware including large platter; early kitchen woodenware pieces; wooden butter molds; old child’s trunk; child’s rockers; stereoview and cards; early photo album; several lanterns including policeman’s; two ships lanterns; wooden desk inkwell; Bullseye railroad lantern; oak wall telephone; large banquet lamp with hand painted shade; Aladdin type lamp with shade; beaded purses; large Meerschaum pipe with claw; etc.
PAINTINGS & ARTWORK: Several signed oil paintings; several still life oil paintings; large landscape oil painting; other landscape oil paintings; several prints; pictures; etc.
ORIENTAL RUGS: Several including large room size hand tied Oriental rug; two large Oriental runners; several area rugs; etc.
CLOCKS Fine marble mantle clock; walnut Victorian Seth Thomas hanging wall clock; hanging oak Regulator clock; Seth Thomas black mantle clock; walnut kitchen mantle clock; large hanging wall clock; etc.
WAR RELATED & NATIVE AMERICAN ITEMS: Early long rifle; early military sword, as is; bayonets; large military knife; old canteen; several powder horns; etc. Several Native American items incl. unusual doll; Northern baskets; blanket; two beaded knife sheaths; beaded pouch; several pieces of pottery incl. Acoma; Chama, New Mexico bowl; etc.
ADVERTISING & COUNTRY STORE ITEMS: Incl. Humphrey’s Remedies cabinet; Mohawk Tires sign; Brass National Cash Register No. 452; Pepsi-Cola thermometer; Mail Pouch Tobacco thermometer; Ex-Lax thermometer; Teem thermometer; A-Treat Beverage thermometer; Cutlery by Remington thermometer; Marlboro & Phillips Morris thermometer; L & M Cigarette Thermometer; Camel Cigarettes thermometer; Salem match holder; Lehmens Hardware, Mt. Hope, Ohio thermometer with horse; Ruff Sweet Farms, Amanda, Ohio thermometer; Budweiser with horse light-up sign; Sun Crest porcelain sign; Planters Peanut Jar; 1939 Coca-Cola tray, near mint; 1950’s Coca-Cola tray; Drink Green River sign; Fire Chief Texaco Gasoline porcelain sign; Pennzoil 72 double sided porcelain sign; Vicks
Va-Tro-Nol sign; 7-Up thermometer; Trail Mobile Trucks light-up clock; Pioneer thermometer; etc.
GLASSWARE, CHINA & MISC.: Incl. large Wedgewood cheese dish; Wedgewood biscuit jar; four Art Glass cranberry tumblers with opalescent daisy & fern pattern; art glass biscuit jar; unusual bisque nodders; Flow Blue incl. large platter; bowls; plates; etc.; Limoges jug & cordials with handpainted corn patterns; enameled brush & mirror set; Carnival glass incl. 17” blue base; amethyst bowl; green compotes; marigold bowls & dishes; etc. Cut Glass incl. signed Hawkes bowl; large basket; unusual cut glass jug; compotes; cream & sugar; bowls, nappies, etc.; several china bowls & plates; teapots; etc.
AUCTIONEERS NOTE: A large auction with a great selection of antique items.
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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