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1850s American General Store Cabinet


An absolutely exceptional piece of early American furniture. This circa 1850 cabinet is generously sized and has 22 drawers overall. The hand-stenciled drawer fronts are labeled for dry goods, spices, and other sundry items including an obscure product called “Salaeratus”, a short lived (and somewhat caustic) precursor to baking soda. Solid pine construction has been given a gorgeous faux bois finish, which is original and in excellent condition. A truly one of kind piece.


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    Wear consistent with age and use.
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    H 78.25 in. x W 25.5 in. x D 99 in.

    H 198.76 cm x W 64.77 cm x D 251.46 cm

  • Seller location
    Aurora, OR
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