The Appeal of Vintage Statement Pieces

FIT FOR A QUEEN

Ornate pieces like the crystal chandeliers, French mirror, and hand-carved Italian scrollwork valances combine for an aura of majesty that befits lavish dinner parties in this South Carolina home.

GENTLE GLEAM

Capped by a magnificent groin vault ceiling, this grand gallery holds a blend of fascinating finds, including a large silver epergne that the owners purchased from the estate of explorer Admiral Richard Byrd.