FORSYTHES’ LARGE PUBLIC ANTIQUES AUCTION
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2013, 12:30 P.M.
Located at the Shelby County Fairgrounds on U.S. 60 at the West edge of Shelbyville.
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Items removed from two fine estates and longtime collector.
ANTIQUE FURNITURE: EARLY FURNITURE incl. clean period Sheraton server w/rope twist legs; period Chippendale slant lid desk; period Chippendale mule chest w/original strap hinges; nice walnut Sheraton 4-drawer chest w/reeded front; mahogany 2-pc. stepback cupboard; period Chippendale tilt top tea table; mah. period Queen Anne drop leaf table; Sheraton cookie corner chest w/carved columns & opalescent sandwich knobs; early cherry 4-dwr. chest; period Queen Anne arm chair; tilt top table w/nice unusual graining to top; wal. Dovetailed blanket chest; period turn top card table w/rope twist legs; fine Sheraton drop leaf table; unusual mah. lift top commode; unusual marquetry tilt top table; early Windsor chairs; Shaker arm rocker w/original tape seat; child’s Windsor rocker & arm chair; Queen Anne candle stand; period Chippendale side chair; period Chippendale mirrors; Federal style drop leaf table w/carved paw feet; Sheraton inlaid uphol. arm chair; wing back arm chair w/carved legs; several other pieces of early & country furniture; VICTORIAN & MAHOGANY FURNITURE incl.curved glass curio cabinet w/ormolu trim; small size walnut 5-dwr. lockside chest; nice clean mah. small size highboy; unusual cherry roll top desk w/carving; wal. marble top half commode; nice wal. carved marble top table; nice wal. m.t. wash stand; oval m.t. table; carved Victorian corner stand; carved mah. lowboy w/claw & ball feet; inlaid swivel top card table; Queen Anne style corner chair; other m.t. stands; mah. stacking tables; several other pieces of antique furniture not listed.
EARLY SMALLS, COUNTRY ITEMS, PRIMITIVES & COLLECTIBLES: Early wooden gliding horse w/glass eyes; early child’s Express wagon w/wooden spoke wheels; early carved box w/ship; early box w/old green paint; wooden churn w/old red paint; round spice box w/original containers; early pantry box w/orig. label; Shaker items including wooden bucket w/old red paint; sewing boxes, baskets, etc.; two fine early lap desks; other nice inlaid boxes; weather vane animals including cow; several pieces of stoneware including some blue decorated; early samplers; early needlework of “Rebecca at the Well”; early watercolor; early “Lord’s Prayer” needlework; framed sailor’s Valentines; early cast iron hitching post; early dovetailed wall candlebox; over 15 early handmade Quilts incl. applique; small tool chest in old red paint; early foot warmer; dovetailed dough box; decorated box; early copper items; candle mold; Bennington & redware; butter molds; Staffordshire dogs; early doorstops including Red Riding Hood; wooden butter churn w/cow; Daisy butter churn; sugar bucket; nice wooden dough bowls; pewter; large stoneware butter crock; several nice pieces of woodenware; stretcher border platters, plates, etc.; early glass apothecary jar; Bunte Marshmallow glass store jar; plus many more primitives & country items.
PAINTINGS & ARTWORK: Large signed oil on canvas landscape w/cows in ornate gold frame; nice lg. o.o.c. of cottage scene; lg. signed o.o.c. of lady mixing dough; fine o.o.c. stilllife painting initialed “E.B.L.”; signed o.o.c. of lady w/chickens; several other oil paintings; unusual horse print w/horseshoe frame; lg. hunting dog prints; other artwork.
MUSIC BOX, VICTORIAN, CHINA, GLASSWARE, MISC.: Nice Swiss cylinder music box in Rosewood inlaid case; pair of green overlay table lamps; several Clocks incl. 1/2 columns by Orton, Preston & Co., Boardman & Wells, & Joseph Wells; George Clarke ogee; Pillar & Scroll copy; Ansonia steeple; Vict. kitchen clocks; etc.; ornate Victorian brass banquet lamp; several fine pieces of handpainted china including plaque; several pcs. of Flow Blue incl. jardinière; lg. covered tureens; several fine pieces of silverplate incl. tea service, candelabras, urns, etc.; Singer featherweight sewing machine; several pieces of cut glass; nice covered Ironstone pieces; several pieces of Watt pottery; nice double student lamp; plus much more.
ORIENTAL RUGS; Over 10 semi-antique Oriental rugs incl. 145” x 101” room size rug; 123” x 62”; 75” x 41”; 80” x 52”; 31” x 52”; 50” x 52; 32” x 28”; 38” x 56”; & one 16” x 30” runner.
AUCTIONEER’S NOTE: This is just a brief listing with many unadvertised items due to deadline. Due to availability of hall preview will not begin until 11:00 A.M.
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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