SUNDAY, OCT. 18 – 10:30 A.M.
Located at the Shelby County Fairgrounds on U.S. 60 at the West edge of Shelbyville.
FEATURING THE LIFETIME COLLECTION OF MARY & CYRIL COOK.
ANTIQUE FURNITURE: Great early walnut stepback cupboard w/6 small drawers below 2 glass doors at top & 2 drawers over 2 doors in base; fine cherry 2-pc. desk w/glass drs. at top & nice turned legs; early 2-pc. 8-pane corner cupboard; early mahogany server w/dovetailed splash back & 2-dwrs. below; nice cherry Sheraton 4-dwr. chest w/inlaid key holes; early Shaker style 2-dr. wardrobe w/dwr. below; early dry sink w/2-drs. below; early cherry 16-pane corner cupboard w/dwr.; early wing back chair w/turned legs; nice paint decorated blanket chest; early cherry chest w/overlapping dwrs. & turned legs; oak 4-stack Macy bookcase w/claw feet; early mah. & cherry 4-dwr. chest w/carved leaves; cherry 1-dwr. stand w/splash back; early dovetailed dough box on stand; wal. 6-leg extension table w/5 leaves; set of 6 wal. cane seat chairs; early Windsor rocker; early cherry drop leaf table; early wal. gate leg drop leaf table; cherry corner cupboard top; old 2-pc. cupboard; nice camel back sofa; wal. cane seat & back rocker; early log bench; cherry 1-dwr. night stand; wal. Victorian chairs; wal. 3-dwr. chest; early immigrant’s trunk; misc. early chairs; mah. bookshelf; other bookshelves; plus several other pieces of antique furniture.
G. TIEMANN CIVIL WAR ERA SURGEON’S KIT IN ORIGINAL CASE W/4-COMPARTMENTS OF INSTRUMENTS.
EARLY SMALLS & MISC.: Great early mah. 2-part mirror w/rope twist columns; framed early reverse painting on glass of exotic birds; 15 early quilts & quilt tops incl. nice green drunkards path; 2 coverlets; early Pillar & Scroll clock case; Hamilton & Jones Greensboro, PA. stoneware jar; other stoneware incl. crocks, jars, jugs, etc.; early Rosewood flute & other early flute w/ivory tips; great selection of early boxes incl. inlaid box w/ivory & other sewing items, early decorated Oriental box, early sewing box w/mother-of-pearl, early wal. sewing box, early document box; snuff boxes incl. paper Mache, early mah. box w/dice game, small mother-of-pearl box w/2 bottles w/silver lids, other small mother-of-pearl & silver round box, lap desk w/mother-of-pearl, early seed box, other great early boxes; early checkerboard; old egg baskets; several other early smalls and primitives.
ORIENTAL RUGS: Antique & semi-antique rugs incl. 48” x 27”; 75” x 39”; 53” x 38”; 60” x 42”; 78” x 62”; other rugs.
GLASSWARE & CHINA: Set of 5 Steuben 5 ¾” pulled feather shades w/gold interiors; clear Steuben bowl; Laique bird tray; old Rose Medallion teapot; Lenox shell bowl; Bavarian portrait plate in frame; Art glass vase w/threading; Royal Doulton tobys; boxes of glassware and china not listed.
COLLECTIBLES & MISC.: Sterling silver incl. Galt Bros. teapot, tea caddy, 7” candlesticks, other candlesticks, compote bowl, etc.; lg. selection of silverplate items incl. tea set, etc.; Indian pottery incl. 3 x 5 ½” San Ildefonso blackware vase signed Rayita Gonzalez; Indian basket w/Good Luck symbol; other misc. Indian items; old marked “Frontier Army” revolver; 3 early bayonets, one w/leather scabbard; over 15 early powder flasks incl. 8 early horns, copper Hawksley w/elk, leather, etc.; Gurley surveying Alidade in original dovetailed case; 2 WWII Era sextants in original boxes; other old Gurley surveying instrument in original box; Stanley #45 plane in original box; 2 old violins w/bows in cases; early Davis & Kidder quack machine; early doctor’s vials in leather case; ship lanterns; Singer featherweight sewing machine in great condition; child’s Singer sewing machine in original box; early Japanese woodblock print by Hiaroshige; 2 early engravings of Cook’s Expedition by John Webber; 23 x 33 oil on canvas seascape w/boats; early pastel landscape signed “Sallie Leigh” on back; oil painting of bridge scene by M.A. Kitzmiller; 2 old stagecoach etching; many old prints & frames; several early books; several lamps; 2 shoe boxes of postcards; many, many collectibles not listed & also many household items and items from the basement.
AUCTIONEERS’ NOTE: A wonderful collection of items from Cyril Cook and the late Mary Cook. Mr. Cook was a long time scientist for Proctor & Gamble and his wife and he traveled abroad for many years adding to their collection. Large furniture after 1:00 P.M.
TERMS & CONDITIONS: Cash, check, Visa/MasterCard w/proper ID. 12% Buyer’s Premium. 3% convenience fee for credit cards.
FORSYTHES’ AUCTIONS, LLC
DAVE FORSYTHE, AUCTIONEER
FRANK FORSYTHE, AUCTIONEER
937-377-3700 OR 513-791-2323