|Lever Brothers Shop Display Cabinet A103|
Original, quality late 19th century beautiful mahogany framed, shop counter top, fully glazed display cabinet to display and advertise "Lever's pure double distilled Glycerine". The plinth has inset white vitrolite (glass) panels, each acid etched. The longer panels "Lever Brothers Ltd, Port Sunlight & London" and the shorter ones "twenty eight gold medals & awards". The front glass is etched "By appointment to H.M. The Queen" and with the Royal Coat of Arms and the top pediment "Lever's pure double distilled Glycerine". The underside of the floor is stencilled "This case is the property of Lever Brothers Limited and is lent for the purpose of exhibiting their goods". The glass panel to the rear is a hinged door with a brass lever handle and opens downward. All is original and in super and very clean condition, but it will set you back a tidy sum. 16.5"tall including pediment. 17" wide and 8.25" front to back at base. Interior 10.5" tall and 12.5" x 4.25".
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