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P.O. Box 188, Russellville, OH 45168
Phone: (513) 791 . 2323 - or - (937) 377 . 3700

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Located at the Shelby County Fairgrounds on U.S. 60 at the West edge of Shelbyville.



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ANTIQUE FURNITURE:EARLY FURNITURE incl. fine early walnut 4-drawer inlaid chest w/vine & tassel inlay around top drawer & vine & leaf inlay at each side of bottom drawer; early cherry corner cupboard w/glass doors at top & raised panel doors below; Period Queen Anne highboy base w/original brasses & Period highboy top w/dovetailed case; Period mahogany Queen Anne arm chair w/very early scenic tapestry; great tiger maple butler’s chest w/full columns; great early mah. Marquetry inlaid sofa; 6-dwr. cherry chest w/rope twist columns; early paint decorated blanket chest; early 3-board work table w/old blue paint on base; cherry Sheraton 4-dwr. chest; early wal. hanging cupboard; early mah. tilt top table; cherry Chippendale 4-dwr. chest; fine inlaid 2-dwr. stand; Period Queen Anne mah. drop leaf table; nice early mule chest w/cut-out apron; great Period Queen Anne side chair w/old surface; early birdseye maple 2-dwr. stand; early dovetailed miniature blanket chest; cherry youth size 4-dwr. chest; early wal. hanging corner cupboard; Shaker arm rocker; cherry dovetailed cradle w/cutouts; Period Chippendale chair w/claw & ball feet; early painted 1-dr. wardrobe; Period Queen Anne arm chair; early Windsor rocker; early dovetailed cradle w/old brown paint; early child’s arm chair; early 2-dwr. night stand; other early & country furniture. VICTORIAN & OTHER FURNITURE incl. great cherry Victorian bookcase w/rope twist gallery & carved sliding doors; super wal. Victorian marble top stand w/carved deer, 4 dog heads & claw feet; wal. Vict. 2-dr. armoire; large carved mah. drop front desk w/mirror; set of 12 Circa 1890 carved mah. chairs incl. 2 arm chairs & 1920’s table w/carved legs turned into large conference table; lg. cherry lamp table w/rope twist legs; mah. arm chair w/carved griffins; lg. unusual heavily carved Chinese marble top fern stand; carved Black Forest inlaid musical chair; gold Vict. marble top console table; carved wal. marble top table; wal. Vict. loveseat; wal. Vict. étagère w/desk; pair of 1920’s carved tables; child’s ice cream table & 4 chairs; other misc. furniture.




EARLY SMALLS & COUNTRY ITEMS: Fine Period Chippendale mahogany 3-dwr. shaving mirror; several pieces of blue decorated stoneware incl. McCarthy, Maysville, KY, unusual Striper, Apples, etc.; great 16 x 12 oil on canvas still-life painting; early candle box w/heart design; 5 early samplers incl. 1811 w/house & one with human hair; early silhouettes incl. full length watercolor, watercolors w/gold, man smoking, Alexander Hamilton, etc.; great early wooden candle lantern w/old red paint; 2 early leather fire buckets; 2-part Federal mirror w/old surface; fine dovetailed paint decorated box; early chalk basket of fruit; 11 dwr. spice box; early dovetailed box w/old green paint; early wal. 20” carved wooden eagle; nice blue & white handmade quilt; other quilt & coverlets; signed 1883 Log Cabin style doll quilt; early crib quilt; lg. blue transferware platter; early 22” Blue Willow platter & strainer; original 1903 Black Americana print by Hoover; 6” Folk Art carved wooden head; early violin w/carved head & eagle on back; early hand stitched show towel; early punched tin foot warmer w/heart designs; early wooden duck decoy; early paint decorated foot stool; other foot stools; early cow & horse pull toys; Folk Art painted wooden pheasant; early cage w/old paint; early sugar nippers; lap desks; early blown ring jar; old sewer tile bowl; old pair of Oxford snow shoes; early bed warmer w/curly maple handle; several old hooked rugs; old copper items; early glass store jar w/tin lid; early document boxes; Hubley cat doorstop; nice hickory baskets; early charcoal w/men fishing; figural dog andirons; early Rosewood barometer, as is; lg. sugar bucket; sugar bucket w/old surface; several pieces of blue & white stoneware; several early brass candlesticks; other early items.


COLLECTIBLES & MISC.: Unusual oak optometrist cabinet w/roll front & original eye glasses inside; 8-tune Swiss 6” cylinder music box; 6-tune Swiss 4 ½” cylinder music box; #317 National Brass Candy Store cash register; oak marble top apothecary scale; lg. drug store scales; old label cabinet w/labels; apothecary bottles; wal. 4-dwr. spool cabinet; over 70 old wooden advertising thermometers; Coca-Cola bottle thermometer in original box; Cavalier Shoe Polish mirrored display; Pepsi-Cola bottle cap sign; Pepsi-Cola picnic cooler; Coca-Cola Policeman sign, as is; Porcelain lollipop scales; coin operated “Test Your Grip”; old Lance jar w/lid; old Tiger Tobacco tins; Jacquot’s Genuine French roll front thread cabinet; Enterprise 19 ½” double wheel coffee grinder; other unusual coffee grinder; other advertising & country store items. 100’S OF OLD MACHINE MADE MARBLES TO SELL IN LARGE LOTS; early painting on panel w/cows; lg. GWTW lamp w/ornate handles; decorated banquet lamp; other kerosene lamps; 8-panel overlay slag glass lamp; unusual reverse painted lamp; Junghans bracket clock w/chimes; inlaid mah. mantel clock; decorated China mantel clock; crystal Regulator clock; oak kitchen clock; unusual wooden desk pencil holder w/carved serpents; Handlan railroad switch lanterns; lg. early cloth doll; other cloth dolls; old doll trunk w/great interior; early wal. dovetailed doll cradle; Chein windup toy drummer; lg. 3-light silver plate candelabras; lg. ships lantern; 2 Hare Hunting engravings by Reeve Plate 1 & 2; lg. #20 cast iron bell from old schoolhouse; ornate bronze andirons w/dolphins & cupid heads; several pieces of old Carnival glass; 6 Kyder Flow Blue plates; blue commemorative plates; Francisware Art glass pitcher; Loetz style center bowl; misc. cut glass; several other pieces of glassware & china; plus much more.


AUCTIONEERS’ NOTE: This auction includes a great selection of early and Victorian furniture and many other desirable antiques from these two large homes.


TERMS & CONDITIONS: Cash, check, Visa & MasterCard w/proper ID. 13% Buyer’s Premium. 3% discount for cash or checks.




937-377-3700 OR 513-791-2323