The corner curio cabinets enhance the decor of your house, protect and exhibit your art and collectibles. Made of mirrored glass, wood, metal and glass, curio cabinets can be designed to suit any size or style room. Hang your curio stop it on the wall or in a corner to display your favorite items.
A curio is a small object that is different, interesting and rare. The term “curio” is also used to describe the cabinets designed to display and showcase collectibles, china or other decorative elements. The curios can be large or small pieces of furniture and decorative accessories cabinets.
You display cabinets and rare art objects dating back to the sixteenth century, when Flemish cabinets shown with hidden doors and drawers were built. Similar cabinets were a favorite among the Dutch in the seventeenth century. The terms and corner curio cabinets became synonymous in the eighteenth century, when they began to be manufactured specifically for small display curio cabinets.
The curio glass is mainly made of strips of wood together. Some are independent and fit into a corner, section or can be hung on a wall, while the smaller ones can be placed on the tables. Most shelves of corner curio cabinets are made of glass, but some may have wood shelves. The side doors are made of glass open to the collection can be easily placed inside of the cabinet.
There are different types or styles of corner curio cabinets. Traditional wood are made of highly polished and sometimes carved, while modern curio can be made of metal with closed sides. The corner cabinets curium has the shape of a triangle and two sides are constructed of wood and a front sheet of glass.
Some of the common characteristics among all types of corner curio cabinets are adjustable shelves with plate grooves and locking clips for shelves that hold the shelves in place.