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Chinese Jumu Wood Apothecary Medicine Chest
Located in Nordhavn, DK
Chinese elm apothecary / pharmacy medicine chest with 20 drawers. Made in Jumu wood, also called "Southern Elm". Jumu wood has a dramatic grain and lovely finish which makes it very...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Art Deco Furniture

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Elm

  • Chinese Jumu Wood Apothecary Medicine Chest
  • Chinese Jumu Wood Apothecary Medicine Chest
  • Chinese Jumu Wood Apothecary Medicine Chest
  • Chinese Jumu Wood Apothecary Medicine Chest
H 40.95 in. W 47.64 in. D 16.15 in.
19th Century Apothecary Medicine Chest with 24 Drawers
Located in Nordhavn, DK
Chinese apothecary / pharmacy medicine chest with 24 drawers. Linden wood (also called lime tree) and burgundy lacquer front with a natural age-related patina. From Jiangsu Provinc...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Wood

Mid 19th Century Chinese Apothecary Medicine Chest with 51 Drawers
Located in Nordhavn, DK
A Chinese lacquered apothecary, circa 1840-1860. Elm wood with original lacquer. The front with green and petrol blue lacquer, sides and top with black lacquer. With 51 drawers eac...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Elm

Chinese Apothecary 'Farmacy' Medicine Chest
Located in Nordhavn, DK
Chinese apothecary medicine chest dating to circa 1840-1850. From the Shanxi province, China. Original lacquer. Red lacquer on front, black sides. 28 drawers with remains of the de...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Furniture

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Elm, Lacquer

  • Chinese Apothecary 'Farmacy' Medicine Chest
  • Chinese Apothecary 'Farmacy' Medicine Chest
  • Chinese Apothecary 'Farmacy' Medicine Chest
  • Chinese Apothecary 'Farmacy' Medicine Chest
H 62.21 in. W 34.65 in. D 16.15 in.
Domestic Medicine Chest by Thompson & Capper
By Thompson & Capper
Located in New Orleans, LA
An invaluable addition to the 19th century home, this domestic medicine chest contained nearly everything needed to nurse a member of the household back to health. Made by the firm o...
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Antique 19th Century English Other Apothecary Cabinets

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Brass

  • Domestic Medicine Chest by Thompson & Capper
  • Domestic Medicine Chest by Thompson & Capper
  • Domestic Medicine Chest by Thompson & Capper
  • Domestic Medicine Chest by Thompson & Capper
H 8.25 in. W 15.75 in. D 12.25 in.
Pair of Chinese Apothecary 'Pharmacy' Medicine Chest
Located in Nordhavn, DK
Pair of Chinese apothecary / pharmacy medicine chests, each having 24 drawers with Chinese script for, herbs, minerals and natural remedies. Elm wood with original lacquer. China m...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Iron

  • Pair of Chinese Apothecary 'Pharmacy' Medicine Chest
  • Pair of Chinese Apothecary 'Pharmacy' Medicine Chest
  • Pair of Chinese Apothecary 'Pharmacy' Medicine Chest
  • Pair of Chinese Apothecary 'Pharmacy' Medicine Chest
H 28.35 in. W 22.45 in. D 14.97 in.
Antique Traditional Chinese Medicine Cabinet Apothecary Chest of Drawers
Located in Seeshaupt, DE
***SUMMER SALE*** A Chinese doctor used this traditional medicine cabinet from Shanxi province to store ingredients for his remedies. This cabinet houses 38 drawers, 35 smaller ones...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Furniture

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Elm

Antique Chinese Apothecary / Medicine Chest
Located in Stamford, CT
Chinese apothecary chest bearing inscriptions of herbs and spices in beautiful calligraphy. 52 drawers with pulls divided into three sections each.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Apothecary Cabinets

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Wood

Chinese Apothecary Medicine Chest with 39 Drawers
Located in Nordhavn, DK
Chinese elm apothecary / pharmacy medicine chest with 39 drawers. From Suzhou, China, 1860-1880.
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Qing Apothecary Cabinets

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Elm

  • Chinese Apothecary Medicine Chest with 39 Drawers
  • Chinese Apothecary Medicine Chest with 39 Drawers
  • Chinese Apothecary Medicine Chest with 39 Drawers
  • Chinese Apothecary Medicine Chest with 39 Drawers
H 41.34 in. W 33.47 in. D 19.69 in.
Chinese Apothecary Medicine Chest with 28 Drawers
Located in Nordhavn, DK
Chinese apothecary / pharmacy medicine chest with 28 drawers in black / burgundy lacquer. From Jiangsu Province, late 19th century.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Wood

  • Chinese Apothecary Medicine Chest with 28 Drawers
  • Chinese Apothecary Medicine Chest with 28 Drawers
  • Chinese Apothecary Medicine Chest with 28 Drawers
  • Chinese Apothecary Medicine Chest with 28 Drawers
H 40.56 in. W 67.33 in. L 40.56 in.
Haberdashery Apothecary Chests Medicine Cabinets Elm Qing Dynasty, 1871
Located in Longdon, Tewkesbury
A stunning pair of antique middle Qing dynasty elm apothecary medicine chests dating to circa 1871 from the Shandong province, Northern China, each chest having nine rows of five squ...
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Antique 1870s Chinese Qing Apothecary Cabinets

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Elm

Chinese Apothecary Chests Medicine Cabinets Elm Haberdashery Qing Dynasty, 1871
Located in Longdon, Tewkesbury
A stunning pair of antique middle Qing dynasty elm apothecary medicine chests dating to circa 1871 from the Shandong province, Northern China, each chest having nine rows of five squ...
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Antique 1870s Chinese Chinese Export Apothecary Cabinets

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Elm

Pair of Apothecary Chests Medicine Cabinets Elm Haberdashery Qing Dynasty, 1871
Located in Longdon, Tewkesbury
A stunning pair of antique middle Qing dynasty elm apothecary medicine chests dating to circa 1871 from the Shandong province, Northern China, each chest having nine rows of five squ...
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Antique 1870s Chinese Chinese Export Apothecary Cabinets

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Elm

Antique 28 Drawer Chinese Elm Apothecary Chest Medicine Cabinet Console Filing
Located in Dayton, OH
Chinese apothecary, pharmacy or medicine chest, circa 19th century. Made from lacquered elm with mortise and tenon construction. Features 28 partitioned drawers with metal hardware.   
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Chippendale Apothecary Cabinets

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Elm, Lacquer

Personal Medicine Chest
Located in Chicago, IL
This personal medicine chest with is from Japan and is made from paulowina wood.
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Apothecary Cabinets

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Wood

  • Personal Medicine Chest
  • Personal Medicine Chest
  • Personal Medicine Chest
  • Personal Medicine Chest
H 36 in. W 45 in. D 7.5 in.
Chinese Medicine Chest with Drawers
Located in Chicago, IL
Chinese doctors used chests like this to store medicinal herbs, extracts, and powdered minerals. Sometimes multiple chests were arranged in banks to offer the herbalist the greatest ...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Apothecary Cabinets

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Brass

  • Chinese Medicine Chest with Drawers
  • Chinese Medicine Chest with Drawers
  • Chinese Medicine Chest with Drawers
  • Chinese Medicine Chest with Drawers
H 64 in. W 45.75 in. D 19 in.
Medicine Chest with 12 drawers
Located in Chicago, IL
Painted medicine chest oriniating from Beijing. All original paint. Interior drawer dividers.
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20th Century Chinese Apothecary Cabinets

  • Medicine Chest with 12 drawers
  • Medicine Chest with 12 drawers
  • Medicine Chest with 12 drawers
  • Medicine Chest with 12 drawers
H 48 in. W 35 in. D 17.75 in.
Medicine Chest with 12 Drawers
Located in Chicago, IL
Coated in a beautiful golden-yellow lacquer, each of the 12 drawers is labeled with elegant calligraphy indicating the contents of each, helping keep the herbs and spices organized. ...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Apothecary Cabinets

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Elm

  • Medicine Chest with 12 Drawers
  • Medicine Chest with 12 Drawers
  • Medicine Chest with 12 Drawers
  • Medicine Chest with 12 Drawers
H 48 in. W 35 in. D 17.75 in.
Pair of Qing Dynasty Medicine Chests
Located in Chicago, IL
This handsome pair of Qing dynasty medicine chests are from Shanxi, China, and made from elmwood. Each chest has 38 drawers and a top display shelf; it also has a beautifully aged pa...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Apothecary Cabinets

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Elm

  • Pair of Qing Dynasty Medicine Chests
  • Pair of Qing Dynasty Medicine Chests
  • Pair of Qing Dynasty Medicine Chests
  • Pair of Qing Dynasty Medicine Chests
H 75 in. W 38 in. D 21 in.
Chinese Medicine Chest with Original Labels
Located in Chicago, IL
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Antique 19th Century Apothecary Cabinets

Medicine Chest
Located in New York, NY
Painted Medicine Chest with old Porcelain Knobs
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Antique 19th Century Apothecary Cabinets

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Teak

  • Medicine Chest
  • Medicine Chest
  • Medicine Chest
  • Medicine Chest
H 36.5 in. W 31.5 in. D 11 in.
Medicine Chest
Located in New York, NY
Korean medicine chest with Chinese inscriptions for herbal medicine
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Antique 19th Century Korean Apothecary Cabinets

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Elm

  • Medicine Chest
  • Medicine Chest
  • Medicine Chest
  • Medicine Chest
H 48 in. W 45 in. D 14 in.
Medicine Chest with Beveled Mirror.
Located in Hudson, NY
Painted steel flush-mounting cabinet with beveled- mirror inset in door. Rounded corners on cabinet and glass. The interior fitted with adjustable glass shelves on nickel brackets. G...
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Early 20th Century American Apothecary Cabinets

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Steel

  • Medicine Chest with Beveled Mirror.
  • Medicine Chest with Beveled Mirror.
  • Medicine Chest with Beveled Mirror.
  • Medicine Chest with Beveled Mirror.
H 24 in. W 18 in. D 4.5 in.
19th Century Chinese Apothecary Medicine Chests with 54 Drawers
Located in Nordhavn, DK
Beautiful Chinese apothecary medicine chests dating to circa 1840-1860 from the Shanxi province, China. With 54 drawers and original orange lacquer. Previously in China, the doc...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Apothecary Cabinets

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Wood

19th Century Apothecary Medicine Chest with 24 Drawers
Located in Nordhavn, DK
Chinese apothecary / pharmacy medicine chest with 24 drawers. Linden wood (also called lime tree) and burgundy lacquer front with a natural age-related patina. From Jiangsu Province,...
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Commodes and Chests of Drawers

Materials

Wood

Antique Wall Cabinet, Apothecary Cabinet, Medicine Chest, Scotland 1910, B1242
Located in Vancouver, BC
Antique wall cabinet, apothecary cabinet, medicine cabinet, bathroom cabinet, mahogany, Scotland 1910, antique furniture, B1242 Scotland 1910 Solid Mahogany Original Finish Sha...
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Vintage 1910s Scottish Art Nouveau Apothecary Cabinets

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Mahogany

Personal Medicine Chest on Metal Base
Located in Chicago, IL
This personal medicine chest with is from Japan and is made from paulowina wood. The piece has been raised on a custom metal base.
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Apothecary Cabinets

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Metal

  • Personal Medicine Chest on Metal Base
  • Personal Medicine Chest on Metal Base
  • Personal Medicine Chest on Metal Base
  • Personal Medicine Chest on Metal Base
H 40.25 in. W 41 in. D 8.75 in.
19th Century Laohuali Qing Dynasty Chinese Traveling Medicine Chest
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Beautiful antique apothecary or medicine chest traditionally used to store household medicinal herbs. The rectangular low chest has a variety of different sized drawers, original bra...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Chinese Export Apothecary Cabinets

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Hardwood

Apothecary Medicine Chest For Sale on 1stDibs

With a vast inventory of beautiful furniture at 1stDibs, we’ve got just the apothecary medicine chest you’re looking for. Each apothecary medicine chest for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using wood, hardwood and elm. Your living room may not be complete without an apothecary medicine chest — find older editions for sale from the 19th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 20th Century. An apothecary medicine chest, designed in the Art Deco or Art Nouveau style, is generally a popular piece of furniture. A well-made apothecary medicine chest has long been a part of the offerings for many furniture designers and manufacturers, but those produced by Thompson & Capper are consistently popular.

How Much is a Apothecary Medicine Chest?

Prices for an apothecary medicine chest start at $775 and top out at $28,339 with the average selling for $3,661.

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