David Skinner Antiques & Period Lighting

          David Skinner Antiques is a carefully curated collection of elegant and lust-worthy antiques that express worldly sophistication and an aristocratic lifestyle. We specialize in period lighting, Caribbean furniture, and exceptional case goods.  

Our period lighting collection has an enchanting quality and becomes the jewelry of the room. We have a massive inventory spanning over 250 years of illumination. All fixtures are restored, with new wiring and porcelain sockets, and are customized to your specifications.  

Caribbean furniture has lustrous mahogany, exotic motifs and a romantic quality that blends seamlessly with coastal style. Our exclusive collection features period sideboards and four poster beds, as well as campaign furniture.  

Our furniture and decorative arts collection has a stately and elegant quality that enables any room to exude panache. We stock both American and European pieces that are fine examples of their period and are of superior craftsmanship and materials. Our extensive collection includes monumental bookcases, secretaries, sideboards and tall chests.

We strive to offer our clients exceptional customer service and welcome any inquiries. We are happy to locate a unique item or in assist you in sourcing inventory for large scale projects.        


David Skinner Owner

David Skinner, a second generation antique dealer, opened David Skinner Antiques & Period Lighting over ten years ago in downtown Charleston, South Carolina. David's vast knowledge and expertise has developed into a passion with a focus on collecting period lighting, Caribbean/West Indies furniture and stately case goods. He has curated an exceptional collection of period American and European and maintains the largest inventory of period Caribbean furniture in the world.

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Early 20th C Italian Carved... H 21 in DIA 26 in $ 4,650
18th Century East Indies... H 97 in W 89 in D 73 in $ 24,500
19th C East Indies Carved... H 39 in W 31 in D 48 in $ 6,850
Pair of Early 20th C French... H 11 in W 10 in D 6 in $ 1,150
Early 20th Century Adams... H 56 in W 30 in D 3 in $ 3,800
Mid 19th C Italian Gilt... H 57 in DIA 14 in $ 2,850
Early 19th C British... H 42 in W 15 in D 15 in $ 3,900
19th C Scottish Regency... H 18 in W 23 in D 17 in $ 1,400
Early 20th C Pair of French... H 22 in W 14 in D 9 in $ 1,650
Late 18th C English Regency... H 24 in DIA 26 in $ 9,400
Early 19th C English... H 18 in W 21 in D 15 in $ 4,680
Early 20th C French Bronze... W 33 in DIA 18 in $ 7,400
18th Century Irish Mahogany... H 91 in W 87 in D 89 in $ 17,500
19th C French Régence... H 68 in W 31 in D 3 in $ 6,800
Early 20th C French Bronze... H 41 in DIA 22 in $ 7,800
Early 19th C Italian Curule... H 35 in W 20 in D 20 in $ 1,650
Early 19th C English... H 38 in W 48 in D 24 in $ 16,800
18th C Dutch Queen Anne... H 50 in W 29 in D 2 in $ 3,900
18th C Italian Wooden Sconces H 21 in W 11 in D 7 in $ 2,900
20th C French Marble-Top... H 34 in W 31 in D 12 in $ 3,200
19th C English Regency... H 30 in DIA 48 in $ 11,500
Late 20th C Set of Gilt and... H 29 in W 22 in D 9 in $ 3,600
Late 18th C English Regency... H 26 in DIA 21 in $ 13,500
Pair of 19th C Baccarat... H 18 in W 13 in D 8 in $ 6,900
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