1. Home

antique

By

Definition: a work of art, piece of furniture, or decorative object made at an earlier period, and according to many customs laws, at least 100 years ago
Pronunciation: an-teak
Also Known As: items older than 50 years old although the definition is quite subjective in today's antiques market
Examples:
The table Donna inherited is an antique dating to the late-Victorian period.
Related Video
How to Clean and Polish Antique Silver

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.