Antique Barristers Bookcases By Globe Wernicke


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2 stunning rare antique barristers bookcases by Globe Wernicke. A truly perfect storage solution for any home and any room! Manufactured by Globe Wernicke in Stratford, Ontario in the 1920s, these beautiful items feature elegant pull up glass doors. Rare as each is narrow but provides you with an incredible amount of storage. Single owner who was one of our countries first female psychiatrists! Featuring a truly beautiful solid mahogany exterior with a white oak interior. The exterior has the original black stain. Very innovative as each section securely sits on top of the lower section. The entire unit sits raised up on legs. Providing a sense of openness in any room. Talk about versatile furniture! These would be great in an office or den as beautiful, functional storage. You could also have it as your sideboard in the dining room or as a display cabinet anywhere in your home. 
Additional of note:

  • 2 available. Priced and sold individually. 


Height 68"
Width 34"
Depth  11.5"


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  • In very good condition with some age appropriate wear to the finish on the wood. 
  • The items have been cleaned but retain the original finish. 


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