Bar Stools With Free Shipping. Dining Furniture and Sets. Houzz May 8, Save Comment 4 Like 1 Print Embed. Click "Embed" to display an article on your own website or blog. Apothecary chests, which have numerous square pullout drawers, were used in the Middle Ages in Europe and the Far East by predecessors of our pharmacists and general practitioners. The chests, often wall mounted in shops or carried from house to house, stored medicines, tobacco, spices and herbs.
Today's apothecary chests come in many shapes and styles, and their utility as functional storage systems makes them a popular decor addition. This white pine apothecary chest is perfect for this small corner.
It adds playful color, not to mention a drawer storage system, to a traditional space dressed in plaid and neutrals. Don't be turned off by short and stout apothecary chests. Add elevation to a chest that's too close to the ground with a stand or place the chest on top of a sturdy wood block. This chest comes with a inch iron stand. In this Newport Beach, California, home , the apothecary chest in the dining area serves as both a storage system and a small tablescape that extends the home's hand-me-down theme. The chest, photos and dining table all belonged to members of the couple's families.
Artistic Designs for Living, Tineke Triggs. Here's another example of how an apothecary chest adds to an overall theme. The distressed chest speaks the same warm and rustic-chic decor vocabulary as the natural fiber shades, earth-tone painting, hardwood floors and cowhide armchair. Tastemaker Justina Blakeney brought the outdoors inside with this pine apothecary chest.
Craftspeople made these cabinets from rich woods, like oak and mahogany. Wealthy Americans primarily purchased expensive oak and mahogany products, valuing those woods for sturdiness and elegance. Vintage apothecary cabinets make nice bathroom additions too. They hail from England and China. English cabinets originally stocked spices and tea. Chinese cabinets housed traditional remedies and herbs.
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Rare hard to find apothecary medical cabinet with marble top and wheels Brass and metal Buyer arranges shipping. Cute white chest with blue and white ceramic drawers. The drawers are solid ceramic and have no chips or cracks. Up for auction is a beautiful apothecary cabinet. The cabinet has 20 drawers and each has a hardware pull. Each drawer has a number that corresponds to the place it has been put. We are not sure of th I am not sure how old the paint is but it does not appear to be new at all.
The cabinet is very solid and just needs to be cleaned off. Great primitive look and nice solid wooden From a local estate this is a modern build of an Apothecary Chest featuring 24 drawers. Chest was used in a Woodworking shop on the property. Original green paint up on small ball feet. Nice looking piece that shows some wear due to age and use. Granny's old apothecary cabinet. Great linear look, all the drawers work great. Hendrik Display Top Apothecary Cabinet. Only 15 left in stock - order soon.
The wife just loves this cabinet. Wish she could have helped put it together, but, nevertheless, I was able to complete the assembly myself. It does look great with our current decor. Oh, I was very impressed with how well packaged it was.
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Beautiful, but fragile cabinet. The back of the cabinet is a very thin veneer. I'm handy, so I could repair it. That was easier than returning the cabinet for a new one. The bottoms of the drawers are made of the same veneer.
Get crafty with your chest's drawer surfaces. About Prescriptions total. Only 15 left in stock - order soon. Oh, I was very impressed with how well packaged it was. I ordered the espresso finish and it's beautiful.
So don't plan on putting anything heavy in the drawers. My wife plan to put fabric swatches in the drawers so it is fine for our purposes. This turned out to be perfect for my end table in my room where the clutter kept building up.
It's not too big or too small, and now the clutter is hidden in an organized and stylish fashion. I like the torched wood finish very much for my style of decor. Bought this for jewelry and its wonderful. Jewelry boxes are always so small, and this has lots of room. I can lay out pearl necklaces so they are flat and not hanging. I also bought some of the jewelry trays and they work so well.
The box is beautiful and looks like pretty furniture.
Love this " jewelry box"!!!! I can find my jewelry quickly and I know its protected. Only 8 left in stock more on the way.