Our Antiques from the English Countryside are Here
The CHD Design Team travels to England every year to find one-of-a-kind antiques for our clients and our showroom. These beautiful pieces have finally arrived at our two retail locations! Hand-picked by our expert designers, our antiques make quite an impact in any home and within any design style. Each of these unique pieces has a story that will add character and history to your decor.
Please scroll through all of our new antiques that just arrived from the English countryside below. If you are interested in any of the antiques or have more questions, please reach out to Meg at [email protected] or fill out the contact form at the bottom of the page. We have included a reference to the historical timestamp of each piece below the image(s).
Three-Drawer Painted Console Table w/Potboard
On May 17, 1875, in front of an estimated 10,000 people, a field of fifteen three-year-old horses contested the First Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.
French Oak Worktable
French, Circa 1880 – $3,490 (64w X 16d X 19t)
Clara Barton, inspired by the work of the International Red Cross, established the American Red Cross in Washington, DC.
Oval Cocktail Table
French, Circa 1840 – $2,590
(53w X 40d X 21t)
The 1840s was a decade of the Georgian calendar that began on January 1, 1840, and ended on December 31, 1849. The decade was noted in Europe for featuring the largely unsuccessful Revolutions of 1848, also known as the Springtime of Nations.
Austrian Shepherd’s Box
Austria, Circa 1860 – $4,990
(31w X 19d X 22t)
The Pony Express mail service used horseback riders in 157 Pony Express relay stations across the prairies, plains, deserts, and mountains of the Western United States to deliver messages between the Atlantic and Pacific coasts in about ten days.
Cooper Fruit Bowl
French, Circa 1920 – $360
(12″ x 4″)
Two events in 1920 kicked off the era of change that Americans experienced. On August 18, the Nineteenth Amendment was passed, giving women the right to vote. And on November 2, the first commercially licensed radio broadcast was heard from KDKA in Pittsburg, PA.
Scrubbed Top Cocktail Table
English, Circa 1890 – $4,990
(71w X 36d X 20t)
Elementary Education Act enforces school attendance up to the age of ten in England and Wales.
Oak Dresser Base
French, Circa 1870 – $8,990
At this time in history, The National Weather Service issued its first weather forecast on November 1, 1870.
Austria, Circa 1870 – $3,290
(55 X 19 X 36)
The cardboard box that we recognize today was created by accident in the 1870s by an American named Robert Gair. Mr. Gair was making paper bags in his shop when he accidentally cut a paper box where it was only meant to be creased.
French Oak Enfilade, Bleached Shelving Inside
French, Circa 1830 – $6,990 (60w X 20d X 42.6h)
A group of Texan volunteers had taken San Antonio from the Mexicans in December of 1835. Despite being told that the position was untenable in the longer term, the volunteers chose to stay.
Beautiful Rustic Patina
French, Circa 1870 – $3,990 (36.5 X 21.5 X 40)
60 years after the Tin Can is invented, William Lions of Connecticut invented an efficient can opener.
Faux Bamboo Desk
English, Circa 1820 – $3,990 (36.5w X 19d X 31t)
The Revolutions of 1820 were a revolutionary wave in Europe that took place in Spain, Portugal, Italy, and Greece.
Bleached Oak Trestle Table
English, Circa 1870 – $3,190 (65w X 15.5d)
Congress adopted the 15th Amendment; the Fifteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution prohibits each government in the United States from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen’s race, color, or previous condition of servitude.
Cherry & Oak Work Table
French, Circa 1870 – $4,490 (46″ l X 20″ dp X 31.5″ h)
The crew from the Dei Gratia, a small British brig, spot the Mary Celeste, a brigantine merchant ship at full sail near the Azores Islands in the Atlantic Ocean; the ship was seaworthy, its stores and supplies were untouched, the personal belongings of passengers and crew were still in place, including valuables but not a soul was on board.
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