- Location: 15 Main St, Nantucket, MA 02554, US
- Contact: 508-228-0960
- Social Media: Facebook, Instagram
- Website: sylviaantiques.com
Sylvia Antiques has showcased a magnificent selection of antiques for nearly a century. Conveniently located in two spots on Nantucket Island: 15 Main Street, The Pacific Club Building, open year-round, and 12 Straight Wharf, The Macy Warehouse, available seasonally and by appointment.
Frank Sylvia opened his store on Nantucket in 1927; to this day, his grandson carries the legacy of buying and selling antiques. This family-run business is a shining example of quality and dedication, as it has been for generations.
Sylvia Antiques is renowned for having the island’s broadest range of Nantucket-related items – including the iconic Nantucket lightship baskets. They also specialize in folk art, Americana, nautical decor, and decorative art. Overall proudly presents fantastic baskets, wall art, paintings, folk art, and furniture collection. With Sylvia Antiques, you’ll find something special to add to your home! Look at the website for some unique items they have in store!
Sylvia Antiques also makes basket repairs, working with experienced local weavers to mend up to a few hundred baskets yearly. Typical repairs include replacement weavers, fixing hinges, and broken handles. For those who need to appraise estate or insurance valuations, Sylvia Antiques recommend sending pictures of objects in question via email. They can inform you whether it is possible to provide an appraisal and whether it would be a good investment.
Stop by to look at their delightful selection of lightship baskets, art pieces, and other timeless treasures. Absorb the beauty of this remarkable place as you browse around. This is a must-see destination!