Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Russellville, OH, United States
DoneSun, Mar 26, 2006 3:00 PM GMT
Forsythes' Historic Antiques Auction
This auction includes the original furnishings from the historic Ellison home in Manchester, Ohio, which has been kept intact for several generations. The home has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Ellison's were some of the earliest settlers of Southern Ohio. They played key roles in the founding of Manchester, the fourth oldest settlement in Ohio. This auction consists of over 500 lots including super cherry butler's desk; Ohio curly maple blanket chest; large walnut 2-pc. cupboard; super 3-pc. Victorian marble top bedroom suite; large Mitchell & Rammelsburg Victorian bookcase; cherry tall case clock; paintings include early folk art Ellison portrait of two children, W.M. Snyder, T.C. Lindsay, Alfred A. Brunel De Neuville; early Philadelphia surveyor's compass; early samplers; primitives; stoneware; autographs; quilts; clocks' Civil War & military items; political items; American Indian items; silver; advertising & country store items; and over 60 antique dolls.