American Antiques Author:Carl W. Drepperd Every American Antique has a fascinating history:Each beautiful piece and design owes its development to the social and cultural life of the colony in which it evolved. — Virginia, the English Royalists brought the Elizabethan style court and press cupboard, the massive Tudor bed. the formal oak wainscot chairs and oak buffet. — Massachusetts, the... more » Pilgrims used to strudy hutch, gate-leg,butterfly, trestle table, one post bed and small Bible box.
Rhode Island came the finest American colonial furniture style.
Connecticut's craftsman designed the carved Hadley chest, classic Hitchock chair and beautiful pillar-scroll case clocks.
New York elegant way of life, Duncan Phyfe created masterful style furniture,« less