Gallia. Curio Cabinet. September 23rd , 2017.
The wall-mounted curio cabinet is usually the smallest with an open front with multiple shelves for small collectibles. This curio is normally a square or diagonal design. These cabinets are usually made of wood with multiple display shelves and both attach to the wall. These cabinets normally do not have the intricate design that may appear in tabletop or floor model curios. Although, they still make for very attractive displays of your collectibles. A tabletop cabinet will be considerably smaller than floor curio cabinets. They normally have one to two shelves for display items and one or two doors in the front of glass, wood or metal. Tabletop models will hold only a few items or if you take out the shelves the curio can be used as a doll display case. They can range in size from eight to sixteen inches wide, six to eight inches deep to eighteen to twenty-eight inches high.
Show off your familys sporting interests by displaying your sons bowling trophies next to your husbands autographed baseballs. House your priceless family heirlooms - such as, great grandmas turqoise and silver comb, grandpas golden pen, mums old sapphire brooch which you wore on your wedding day and your sons first baby photo.Or perhaps, protect from dust and grime the brass alto saxophone that you know youll learn to play one day in your retirement years. But how do you choose the curio cabinet thats just right for you? Ask yourself the following questions below and find out how.
There are several types of curio cabinets. A typical one is called as a standard wall curio. This type of curio cabinet is generally intended to be placed against walls. These tall and slender pieces usually come in square and/or rectangular shapes. They also come in a cylindrical shape with flat backs. Meanwhile, if you are in search of an item to be placed on a corner, then, a corner curio cabinet maybe used. This type usually is in triangular or wedge shapes to fit the rooms corners. While for compact or high traffic areas, a smaller and stunted adaptation of the standard wall curio called the miniature or console cabinets is recommended. On the other hand, if you want a distinctive storage item, then hanging curios will be a good option. These are small and light curio cabinets that are intended to be hanged on walls. They also suit well in areas with limited space.
Just as with the shot glasses, some people collect spoons from the different places they visit. You always see decorative spoons everywhere you go, they are quite popular. Again, hanging wall curio cabinets are perfect for these spoons; they are small and fit easily within the elegant curios. I have seen people collect bells as well. Bells are very elegant and treasured by many people. Therefore, they want something just as elegant to display them in, which is where a great wall mount curio cabinet comes in very handy.
Miniature Curios are exactly as they sound. They are smaller version of standard wall curios, usually shorter. They tend to be better suited for compact or higher trafficked areas. Console Tables are similar to miniature curio cabinets (especially in size); however they take on a more traditional, four-legged table design. Hanging curios are small curio cabinets that are light enough to be hung. The great thing about these curios is that most are also wall mountable. Now that you have a good understanding of what a Curio Cabinet is and the different types, time to find the one that best suits your home. Curio Cabinets are going to add the extra beautiful brilliance that your house and collectables deserves. Whether you decide on a traditional curio cabinet or modern, just know that your home is going to look great and your valuables are safe and sound.
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