Late 19th Century Rustic European Pine Cabinet or Ice Box

Late 19th Century Rustic European Pine Cabinet or Ice Box
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Price: $3, 450.00
Product ID : CHE00221

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Overview

43" wide x 25" deep x 33" high.

A rare precursor to our modern refrigerator and freezer, this rustic cabinet in pine has an interior that is lined with zinc and a central compartment where the ice was kept, Northern Europe, circa mid to late 1800s. It features original hardware and the zinc patten label on the front. Cabinet was finished with a hand rubbed tung oil and the top was finished with a LED certified organic oil.

In the Style Of: Rustic

Place of Origin: Germany

Date of Manufacture: circa 1850-1880

Period: Late 19th Century

Materials and Techniques: Oiled Pine, Zinc

Condition: Distressed. Cabinet is in good mechanical condition with minor wear consistent with age and use. There are minor losses, a separated panel on the left door and some minor corrosion on the zinc. Inside bottom has been reinforced to support zinc liner..

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