SAT. MAY 29, 9:30 A.M.
Located at the Shelby County Fairgrounds on U.S. 60 at the West edge of Shelbyville.
This auction includes items from two fine estates and old country store.
EARLY ANTIQUE FURNITURE: Early period Chippendale 6-dwr. chest; cherry lift-lid chest w/divider & tall turned feet; fine period Chippendale side chair w/claw & ball feet; cherry turned leg pie safe; period Queen Anne cherry drop leaf table, Ca. 1770; early walnut lift-lid desk w/Shaker style pencil legs; early mahogany 4-dwr. chest w/tall turned feet; period Chippendale ribbon back side chair; period mahogany drop leaf table w/dovetailed case & long drops; super walnut pie safe w/dwr. & back splash & six unusual tins (urns w/tulips & hearts); pr. of early cherry banquet tables w/rope twist legs; early mah. slant front desk w/inlay & bracket base; unusual early small size dry sink w/1 dr.; open pewter cupboard w/dovetailed case; unusual small size early wal. 1-dr. cupboard; fine cherry Sheraton chest w/2 over 3 dwrs. & turned feet; cherry inlaid Hepplewhite chest; early 8-pane Jackson press top; small cherry Pembroke table w/dwr. on each end; clean walnut blanket chest w/2-dwrs.; cherry 1-dwr. night stand w/turned legs; small early blanket chest w/old blue paint; early splayed leg Hepplewhite stand; early tavern table; 2-dr. jelly cupboard; early mah. side chair w/carved splat; early mah. William & Mary style drop leaf table w/dwr.; early cherry 1-dwr. Hepplewhite night stand; early black w/gold floral decorated rocker w/bamboo turnings; early curly & Birdseye maple side chair; early wal. tilt top stand; cherry 1-dwr. drop leaf stand; inlaid shaving mirror; etc. ANTIQUE FURNITURE: Wonderful wal. 3-pc. Victorian bedroom suite w/high bed (88” tall), marble top dresser & unusual wash stand; lg. wal. 2-dr. knockdown wardrobe w/carved crown; cherry spool poster bed; oak 3-dr. icebox; fine mah. pedestal dining room table; set of 8 mah. Sheraton style chairs; mah. Chippendale style drop leaf stand; great 1940s card table w/checkered & urn inlay; fine Empire foot stool; 54” Victorian wire bench; scarce Victorian wire side chair; 3-pc. wicker sofa set; fine wicker table; mah. ladies’ desk w/Queen Anne legs; wal. m.t. Victorian tables; pr. of mah. bed step tables w/drs.; six wal. needlepoint seat chairs; plus other antique furniture. CHILD’S & MINIATURE ANTIQUE FURNITURE: Including early curly maple & cherry 3-dwr. miniature chest w/turned legs; child’s miniature step back cupboard w/old red; miniature dovetailed blanket chest; unusual oak child’s round table w/2 leaves; set of 4 child’s spindle back chairs; oak child’s rocker w/pressed carved horse; oak 3-dwr. child’s dresser; etc.
EARLY SMALLS & COUNTRY ITEMS: fine Rosewood lap desk w/brass inlay; early inlaid tumbling blocks document box; early pantry box w/bail handle & old blue paint; early diorama of man on coral w/drinking mug; early bucket w/old yellow paint; old wooden well pump w/original red paint & decoration stenciled “Dan Kinsley, Winesburg, Ohio No. 1 Empire Pump”; early framed Chenille work of basket of flowers; Shaker splint wood gathering basket; period Chippendale brass andirons & fireplace fender; period Federal carved mirror w/reverse painting on glass at top; early wooden sugar bucket w/old paint; Folk Art old sponge paint decorated hanging corner shelf; early box w/paint decorated ladies’ head; early 8 ½” toleware tray hand decorated w/fruit & leaves; lg. early hand decorated toleware tray w/peacock & floral decoration; lg. early handpainted toleware tray; early toleware box w/painted decoration; early paint decorated cobbler’s box w/horse marked “D.F. Burke”; early mah. tea caddy; early Folk Art carved Joy Beer 5¢ barrel w/horses head; unusual serving bell w/mother of pearl & bird on top; 1834 sampler; early Rockingham dog handled pitcher; early inlaid walnut box; early Bentwood boxes; early Adams Rose soft paste plates; early painted decorated bellows; several period brass candlesticks; pr. of early 11” Staffordshire dogs w/glass eyes; early foot warmer w/old red paint; early wooden dough bowl; early blue transferware platter; early punch tin foot warmer; etc. Pewter including pr. of Holman pewter candlesticks; James Dickson & Sons coffee pot; early pewter ink well; wal. hanging box w/cut outs & mirror; several early egg baskets incl. miniature, half baskets, etc.; 2 pr. of cherry brass Chippendale andirons; early yellowware bowls; early gray graniteware & pewter coffee pot; early wooden sugar bucket; lg. early wooden bowls; several wooden ware items; early brass fireplace trivet; early brass candlesticks; etc. early tobacco cutter; early Shaker style spool holder; early candle molds; coffee grinder; early cast iron skillets; wal. Good Luck stool in form of horseshoe; old 3’ feather type Christmas tree; two sets of early sleigh bells; etc.
QUILTS: Several quilts incl. Tree of Life pattern, appliqués; early red & white; early red, white & blue; fine blue & white coverlet signed “L.S. Moore, 1847”; other coverlets; etc.
ADVERTISING & COUNTRY STORE ITEMS: Rare early Kellogg’s Corn Flakes double sided “Oh Look Whose Here” metal sign; Model VMC139 coin operated upright Coca-Cola cooler; 1939 Coca-Cola silhouette girl thermometer; old Coca-Cola tin bottle thermometer; early 1914 Coca-Cola tip tray; Circa 1900 Yeast Foam paper lithograph sign; early Circa 1900 cardboard cigar signs incl. E.L. Caudillo, Taco, Rigby’s John Washington, etc.; rare Robeson Shuredge Knives rotating oak showcase; Saladatea porcelain door push; scarce original Shirley Temple Wheaties pitcher store display w/original Shirley Temple pitchers; Kellogg’s blue cereal dishes in original display box; 100 lb. luxury coffee wooden box; 8 Bunte Bros. display jars including one in original box; 2 Dairy Churn Fudge 1¢ store jars incl. one in original box; several old store jars; Clark’s spool cabinet; Sanford’s inks counter top display cabinet; DuPont Powder Co. lithography sign w/2 dogs; Sweet Cuba tobacco tin; Union Leader Cut tobacco tin; Ferry’s seed cabinet; 5¢ Sun Peanut machine; Ridenour/Baker Roasted Coffee metal bin; Mason’s Blacking advertising box; Jacquot & Co. Blacking advertising box; Tubulal Cream Separates advertising match safe; Pale Select Beer tip tray; Goebel Beer tip tray; Like 7-Up cardboard standup signs; old advertising wooden boxes; 100s OF EARLY TRADE CARDS & several pamphlets incl. early Black-Americana, Heinz Girls’ Pickles & Fruits, several Hood’s Sarsaparilla calendars; “Hows Day” Durham smoking tobacco pamphlet; 1913 Firestone Tires small calendar; several early pamphlets incl. H & E Helur & Co.; 2 early Victorian scrapbooks incl. early dye cuts of baseball players; etc.
TOYS & CHILDREN’S ITEMS: Marx Merry Makers tin windup toy in excellent condition; Strauss Jenny Bulking Mule tin windup toy; early Lionel train set in original box incl. Engine #8 & Cars 332, 337, & 338, in excellent condition; early Red Bird Special metal truck; 3 early cast iron trucks; arcade cast iron bus; Chein Three Little Pigs colorful lithograph washing machine; Chein Disneyland ferris wheel tin windup toy; Chein roller coaster tin windup toy; early tin & wood swinging bell toy; early wooden & composition Jack-in-the-Box; the Whizzer steam engine toy in original box; Standard Motor Car Company Dodge Bros. Dealers Advertising wooden car; early American Boy child’s wagon; early straw filled teddy bears; 2 small teddy bears; 2 small wooden early rocking horse toys; lg. early wooden sheep; early wooden lithograph ABC blocks; early ABC picture puzzle; early little folk child’s picture puzzle; turkey paper mache candy containers; early Miss Korn Krisp cloth doll; other misc.
OVER 1000 POSTCARDS: Incl. 12 untouched postcard albums incl several Halloween, 4 th of July, Santa Clauses, real photos, Valentines, Easter, Thanksgiving, several boxes of postcards; etc.
ARTWORK: Several old oil paintings incl. early 9” x 8” oil on canvas portrait of woman painting by L. Stefani in ornate gold frame; early miniature painting on ivory; lg. hand colored litho of Pocahontas & John Rolfe marriage; Atkinson fox prints; several fine etchings; lithographs; etc.
GLASSWARE, CHINA, COLLECTIBLES & MISC. ITEMS: Pr. of scenic etched Bohemian lusters; lg. Majolica jardinière w/embossed heads; pr. of fancy ornate French gold candelabras w/lady & gentlemen w/hanging prisms; fine decanter set in original oak holder; Victorian castor set; several pieces of CUT GLASS incl. lg. 20” vase; bowls, nappy; etc.; misc. carnival glass incl. 12 Fenton butterfly tumblers; wonderful set of 12 Heinrich & Co. Bavarian plates decorated by Pickard; Pr. of outstanding large contemporary wall mirrors by LaBarge; blue, yellow & clear opalescent finger bowls; lg. 24” blue Clambroth type vase w/ground pontil vase; set of 8 Edgerton plates w/fine gold designs; fine set of 12 Royal Worchester botanical plates; Majolica Etruscan footed bowl; etc.
LAMPS incl. 2 Victorian hanging lamps w/handpainted shades & fonts; hanging Cranberry hall light w/unusual shade; Victorian figural lamp w/green cased shade; early brass student lamp; authentic signed “James Madison” land grant; lg. silver plate tea set; several fancy silver plate items. DOORSTOPS incl. Hubley French bull dog door stop w/original paint; lg. pointer dog, Victorian lady, frog. dog, etc.; CLOCKS incl. early Eli Terry shelf clock w/carved columns, claw feet, & eagle crest; Burr & Chittenden wooden works shelf clock; fine marble clock signed “Horlogerie J Paris”; fancy oak Seth Thomas kitchen clock; fancy wal. Seth Thomas kitchen clock; Seth Thomas black mantle clock; camel back clock; marble mantle clock; etc.; old 3-pc. Girondle set w/cut prisms; yard, grinding & millstone wheels; etc.
AUCTIONEERS’ NOTE: This will be a very large all day antique auction with quality antique items from two fine estates and old country store where many items were found in the attic in untouched condition with several items being in their original boxes.
TERMS & CONDITIONS: Cash, check, Visa & MasterCard w/proper ID. 13% Buyer’s Premium. 3% discount for cash or checks.
FORSYTHES’ AUCTIONS, LLC
DAVE FORSYTHE, AUCTIONEER
FRANK FORSYTHE, AUCTIONEER
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