LARGE PUBLIC ANTIQUES AUCTION
SUNDAY NOVEMBER 21, 10:30 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 a large 50 year collection.
EARLY ANTIQUE FURNITURE: Scarce cherry mule chest; PERIOD Queen Anne highboy base with fan carved drawer & period hardware with period highboy top with dovetailed case; Cherry slant front desk w/ dovetailed top; Early blanket chest with old red paint; Walnut plantation desk; Cherry blanket chest; Pair of period Federal chairs; early tilt top stand; Period Queen Anne chairs; early mammy’s bench; 32 drawer apothecary cabinet used for seed cabinet; mahogany Federal drop leaf table w/ drawer; Mah. 6 drw. Chest w/ turned feet; Early trunk in old green w/ early 1800’s papers; mah. Corner washstand w/ drawer; early upholstered arm chair; early Windsor arm chairs; early decorated child’s rocker; early washstand w/ turned feet; early decorated child’s chairs; other Period side chairs; cherry drop leaf tables; Adirondack style settee & chair; plus other early furniture; VICTORIAN & OTHER ANTIQUE FURNITURE: Super walnut Victorian matching marble top dresser & washstand with great carving, attributed to Mitchell & Rammelsburg, Cincinnati, Ohio; Wonderful carved walnut Victorian captain’s desk; Walnut Victorian drop front desk with oval panels; Cherry Victorian cylinder desk with bookcase top; large mah. pedestal banquet table with 3 large leaves; large carved double secretary desk; cherry drop leaf dog table; mah. 3 door bookcase; Great 1940’s inlaid mah. Breakfront with convex glass doors; 1940’s miniature 3 drawer chest; inlaid swivel top card table; Queen Anne style lowboy w/ carved drw.; Carved oak saddle chair w/ original finish; pressed carved horse back child’s rocker; other carved child’s rocker; cast iron yard benches; other antique furniture.
EARLY SMALLS & COUNTRY ITEMS: Large 1853 sampler BY Mary Ann Collins with large house, cow, other animals, etc.; 1902 Patriotic military needlework with eagle, flags, etc. Several nice sugar buckets with paint; 3 old pantry boxes with nice old patina; pantry box with blue; Several coverlets incl 1845 blue & white & 1844 Orpha Reeves; Handmade quilts incl. early green & yellow; Collection of 15 skaters lanterns incl. Dietz Sport & Scout, and brass; nice wooden Daisy Coaster wagon; early Noah’s ark & animals; early blocks & toys; early pull toys; pip squeak chicken; mah. Field desk; early tea caddy; nice selection of early mirrors incl. Chippendale & Federal reverse painted; several old hickory baskets; Period brass andirons; Hessian soldier andirons; fine early lidded sewing box; Shaker items incl. sewing box; 13 pc. Majolica set; blue & white stoneware pitchers; decorated Norton stoneware jug; other stoneware; large early hooked rug; other early rugs; signed early wooden carrier; early foot warmer; treenware; early leather covered trunk; early iron toaster; many other great smalls.
EARLY TRANSFERWARE, FLOW BLUE, ETC.: Large collection of transferware in several patterns & colors incl. serving pieces & large platters; Many pieces of early Blue Willow; Large platter with pewter base; several odd pieces of flow blue; Adams Rose soft paste plates; Blue onion pieces; early oriental plates; 100’s pieces of Fairwinds by Alfred Meakin, many still in original boxes; Several pieces of blue Woods ware; much more early china.
ADVERTISING & COUNTRY STORE ITEMS: Scarce Blackman’s Salt Brick country store display with original yellow paint & original boxes; Wooden Country store paper bag & string holder; Weston’s biscuit display with original containers; Freihofer’s metal cake display cabinet; Large early metal oil dispenser; Mandeville seed box; Eureka 5 drw. Walnut spool cabinet with some original spools; J&P Coats 2 drw. Oak spool cabinet; Two other 2 drw. Spool cabinets; other advertising.
ANTIQUE FIREARMS: Nice 1888 Colt Lightning .32-20 rifle; Winchester Model 90 .22 long rifle; Early Allen & Wheelock 5 shot revolver w/ engraved barrel; Early Smith & Wesson revolver w/ 6 “ barrel; other early S&W missing plate; two Colt 1894 six shot revolvers; Early Iver Johnson 5 shot revolver; Colt 6 shot revolver; Smith & Wesson 6 shot revolver: 1885 Smith & Wesson 5 shot with pearl handles; etc.FIREARMS WILL BE SOLD IN SEPARATE AUCTIONS RING APPROX. 11:00.
POCKETKNIVES & OTHER KNIVES: Collection of over 100 pocket knives incl. Case, Winchester, Remington & others. SA Nazi dagger & sheath; German bayonet; Nazi armband; small Japanese flag; Hunting knives incl. Russell Green River & KaBar; several other knives. KNIVES WILL BE SOLD IN SEPARATE AUCTION RING AT 10:30.
COINS: 26 silver dollars incl. Morgans - 1882CC, 1883CC, 1891CC, 1882S, 1883O, 18890, 1889, 18990,1882,1888,1883S, 1890S, 1896, 1892, 1882S, 1901 ETC. Peace - 1922,23,24; 1831 & 1853 50 cent pieces; mercury dimes, buffalo nickels, lead pennies, etc.; partial filled books of Indian Head pennies, Roosevelt dimes; liberty head, buffalo & Jefferson nickels & several Lincoln pennies.COINS WILL BE SOLD IN SEPARATE AUCTION RING APPROX. 11:15
DOLLS: BISQUE HEAD DOLLS: 26” SFBJ; 22” & 27” K*R HANDWERK; K*R SIMON HALBIG 403; 30” MARKED GK; 11’ A&M 341; 10” GRACE PUTNAM; 16” WITH HORSESHOE MARK; 24” K&W; other bisque heads incl. A&M & others. 2 old composition Shirley Temple dolls; several old china head dolls; 2 Parian head dolls; set of 10” & 15” comp. Dionne Quintuplets; 2 Effanbee Rosemary dolls; several other composition dolls; many dolls not listed. Doll accessories & toys;DOLLS WILL BE SOLD IN SEPARATE AUCTION RING APPROX. 11:30.
GLASSWARE & CHINA: Large decorated early porcelain vase; embossed decorated urn; cut to clear decanters, fine castor set; KTK child’s dishes; several pcs. Red Bohemian glass; large green enameled vases; hand painted china; several other pcs. of fine glassware & china.
ARTWORK: Peter Moran etching of cows; Stephen Parrish (father of Maxfield Parrish) etching of Fisherman’s Cove; Landscape oil painting signed Connett; other paintings & pastels; Large fox hunting prints; several early etchings; collection of over 50 original M.B. Parkinson Cupid Awake & Cupid Asleep prints in various sizes.
COLECTIBLES, LAMPS, & MISC.: Large figural newel post lamp; other figural lamps; gwtw style lamp; small reverse painted lamp; US NAVY officers word & scabbard; ivory handled canes; large silverplate urn; Pair of Victorian brass sconces with heads; 3 strands of early sleigh bells; four matching walnut oval frames; other nice frames; unusual metal & glass kerosene dispenser; plus much much more.
AUCTIONEERS’ NOTE: This will be one of our largest auctions with quality antique items from two fine estates and a 50 year collection. We will be running two auction rings part of the day so that we are able to sell the volume of items we have for sale. Large furniture approx. 1:00 p.m..
TERMS & CONDITIONS: Cash, check, Visa & MasterCard w/proper ID. 13% Buyers Premium. 3% discount for cash or checks.
FORSYTHES’ AUCTIONS, LLC
DAVE FORSYTHE, AUCTIONEER
FRANK FORSYTHE, AUCTIONEER
937-377-3700 OR 513-791-2323
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