FORSYTHES’ LARGE LABOR DAY ANTIQUES AUCTION
Located at the Shelby County Fairgrounds on U.S. 60 at the west edge of Shelbyville.
FEATURING A LARGE SELECTION OF COUNTRY AMERICANA, PRIMITIVES & GENERAL ANTIQUES WHICH INCLUDES ITEMS FROM LARGE ESTATE & ALSO ITEMS THAT HAVE BEEN HANDED DOWN FOR GENERATIONS WHOSE OWNER IS 99 YEARS YOUNG & HAS MOVED TO A RETIREMENT HOME.
ANTIQUE FURNITURE: EARLY FURNITURE including fine cherry 16-pane corner cupboard w/high cut-out apron; period cherry Queen Anne lowboy w/carved sunburst drawer; early mahogany Chippendale tilt top table w/pie crust top & carved shaft; fine cherry & mahogany server w/wine drawers & swinging doors; fine copper lined dry sink w/pull out leg & cutting area; cherry inlaid Hepplewhite chest; 18th century stretcher base tavern table; large mahogany 2-piece linen press w/banded & checkered inlay; small early Butterfly drop leaf table w/stretcher base; early miniature jelly cupboard w/raised panel doors; pr. of nice period Windsor 9-spindle chairs /old red wash; Federal cherry 2-dwr. work table w/Shaker style legs; early dovetailed blanket chest w/old red paint; painted decorated 1-dwr. server; 18th century mahogany wig stand w/dwr.; period mahogany Chippendale tilt top table; period Chippendale flip-top game table w/2 dwrs.; early child’s Windsor arm chair; unusual Sheraton cherry wash stand w/1 door; fine 2-dwr. cherry stand w/rope twist legs; Shaker rocker w/old varnish; Shaker rocker w/old red paint; early box w/green paint & bread board ends; birdcage Windsor chairs; early painted wall rack w/dovetailed case; diminutive child’s size 5-dwr. chest; Sheraton wash stand w/dovetailed gallery; Federal tilt top stand; PA. grain painted dovetailed blanket chest; cherry 1-dwr. night stand; mahogany Queen Anne candlestand; cherry 2-dwr. work table; early sea chest w/old green paint & ship scene; early rope bed; period mahogany Sheraton flip top card table w/carving; period Empire card table w/carved shaft; miniature dovetailed blanket chest; small 1-dwr. hanging cupboard w/old gray paint; carved cherry chest, as found; grain painted blanket chest; crock bench, as found; early Queen Anne chairs; early shaving mirrors; other early furniture. VICTORIAN FURNITURE, ETC.: Nice walnut Victorian cylinder desk w/raised burl panels; great oak Harvard dental cabinet w/mirrored top, roll front & several swing-out dwrs. (painted white); fine mah. Partner’s desk w/reeded corner columns, claw & ball feet & nice original finish; marble top table w/carved leaves; mah. 2-dwr. drop leaf stand; fine Rosewood gentleman’s chair; child’s Victorian rockers; small oak curved glass claw foot curio cabinet; other antique furniture.
AUCTIONEERS’ NOTE: A large auction with quality items throughout.