Shipley sale features Civil, Spanish American War artifacts

A Shipley Public Auction by Phil Thompson auctioneers will be held June 16 in Cable, Ohio. Selling in auction will be items from the late David R Collins- Clark County, Ohio. Collins was a former Springfield city law director, historian, past owner of the 1828 Hunt House (currently The Simon Kenton Inn) and a “hoarder” extraordinaire.

Indian Artifacts: Selling first, stone pcs. including nice grooved axe, limestone pipe, several flint types, slate ornaments, all from the Mad River Valley – Clark, Champaign, & Logan Counties;

Antique Bottles: large collection of great bottles including: fine Bitters, historical flasks, Barber bottles, (4) rare fruit jars + 30 add’l fruit jar types, labeled bitters & medicines, early sodas & beers, 90 milk bottles, early pontiled glass storage jars w/ tin lids; Urbana, Spfld, Dayton, Cinci, & N.Ky.bottles. Check XLS files for list of bottles;

Civil War & Spanish American War: @ approx 11AM including: Civil War Remington revolver, Horstman & Son staff officers sword, & field compass carried by Capt. David H Henderson, 121st OVI, from Raymond, Union Co,OH; 1863 Colt musket, child’s sword; super 1870s GAR embroidery by Capt. Henderson’s wife&daughter; (2) fantastic antique Civil War Ironclad model boats:The USS Monitor and Confederate Ironclad CSS David ; Defenders (KIA) Certificate, GAR group @ Devils Den 1890 pic,framed 74th OVI roster + other framed pics; numerous Spanish-American War possession items from Capt Carl Mower of Springfield, Clark Co, Ohio – including his Army Colt revolver/holster, uniform insignia, approx 100 “Soldier Letters” that he sent back home; Phillipines “war souveneirs” etc.

Other Guns: Colt Army revolver; 2 early S & W revolvers;

Antique Collectibles: 50 pcs. of early pattern glass ” Deer & Pine Tree including large serving pcs., compotes, platters, C & S set, etc; Pea Fowl Spatterware, English transfer & Gaudy Ironstone china; large 1878 transfer platter Yeddo pattern; many good pcs. of stoneware including several cobalt decorated crocks, Redware pcs. pitchers & jugs, early N. Carolina Moravian handled crock in green glaze (some damage but very rare pc); nice Copper Lustre pcs.; early hand forged iron and cast items, primitive tools, copper & tin items; (5) coverlets including 1868 St Paris OH, 1838 Wayne Co., 1854 Logan Co., 1854 Bethel Twp.; (11) hand-made quilts including 1883 crazy quilt; folk art carved wooden box w/ fish; cast iron toy “2 mules pulling cannon”; The “3 Bears” hooked rug; 1905 Teddy Bear; Sterling flatware; Sterling 1910 Columbia Yacht Club racing trophy made by Tiffany & Co.; Paper goods from Springfield & Clark Co. from late 1800’s; late 1800’s Clark Co. atlas, History of Clark Co.; lg. amount of pipes including Briers, Meerschaums etc.; nice log cabin glazed tile bank; local advertising; wood butter molds; early 1900’s Teddy bear; (2) rare working 1870 Milton Bradley Historiscopes; early primitive painted game board; 1901 E. Berninghaus Cinn. OH barber’s chair; early Hepplewhite chest of draws w/ original hardware; pair of bamboo Windsor side chairs; additional early furniture, trunks, chests, chairs, mirrors, etc + box lots of old books & misc.

TERMS: Cash or check w/ proper ID also MC, Visa, Discover & American Express accepted with no charge on this sale. Out of state buyers need to bring bank letter of credit.

6672 East State Route 36 Cable OH 43009,
Approx. 6 miles East of Urbana.
8:30 A.M.

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