Lot No. 040
Miniature 1900s German “Grocery Store” all original, 30.5″W x 17″H x 16.25″D (77cm x 43cm x 41cm). The wooden store features an open front flanked by two glass display windows that are ornamented with fancy woodwork. Side walls that angle outward for a feeling of spaciousness. The back wall has twelve working drawers with original porcelain labels, a center display niche with a mirrored back, and lower storage with sliding doors. There is a shelf at the top of the back wall cabinets and a hanging shelf on each side wall. Matching stand-alone long center counter. Original lacquer interior and exterior finish with diamond floor pattern. The store contains a bounty of antique-vintage tin and cardboard groceries, teas, coffee, pressed tin coins, cash register, miniature steins, scales, bottles, stoneware jugs, lolly jars, and Kaulhaus paper bags. Superb sideboard display in Christian Hacker style with modern purpose built glass angled cover to protect and enjoy.
$1,500 – $2,000