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.
SHIPLEY PUBLIC AUCTION
6672 East State Route 36 Cable OH 43009,
Approx. 6 miles East of Urbana.
SATURDAY JUNE 16th