Apothecary Cabinets

Apothecary Cabinets

Annie Werbler
Jun 21, 2010

In small spaces we often look for attractive ways in which to maximize the storage capabilities of our humble homes and an antique apothecary cabinet is a beautiful solution that offers many small drawers for all your odds and ends.

Originally used by apothecaries, or old-timey pharmacists who performed surgeries and offered medical advice, these robust chests of drawers were home to all the ingredients used in the various tonics and salves prepared during that time.

1-3. Antique Cabinets for Storage at Home; 4. Apothecary Drawers - $500 San Francisco Scavenger; 5. Midwest Finalist - Suzi's L.E.S. Meets Le Marais; 6. Aluminum Eames Era Chair - $75 Boston Scavenger; 7. Apothecary Chest - $550 Boston Scavenger; 8. Salvaged Wood Bench by Matt Laska - $150 New York Scavenger.

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