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1940s Six Piece Modular Wood Storage Unit

$5,800

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A wonderful 6-piece, modular shelving storage cabinet. Simple, well-built open box shelves and cabinets that can stack in a variety of ways. Currently in a mottled cream, they've been painted several times over the years, resulting in a fantastic patina, evincing years of use. A perfectly utilitarian modern-meets-folk-Americana storage concept. Dimensions shown reflect how item is shown to be constructed, though size is variable.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 72 in. (182.88 cm)Width: 72.25 in. (183.52 cm)Depth: 12 in. (30.48 cm)
  • Style
    Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1940
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading. Wear consistent with age. Cabinet hardware still functions very well.
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU890428832042

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    Ships From: Los Angeles, CA
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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