Alfred J. Brown Seed Co. Country Store Display Cabinet, patented 1917
|Manufacturer||Alfred J. Brown Seed Co.|
|Marks||The pediment is stenciled “BROWN’S” while the lower front rail reads “ALFRED J. BROWN SEED CO. GRAND RAPIDS, MICH.” The verso is marked “THIS CABINET IS THE / PROPERTY OF THE / ALFRED J. BROWN SEED CO. / LOANED BUT NOT SOLD / PAT. GRANTED / JUNE 12, 1917 / 9504”.|
- Please note, this is an item that may be especially difficult to move and/or transport. Unless the shipping option is selected, the winner is responsible for bringing appropriate assistance, vehicle, proper materials, and any necessary tools to pickup.
- missing medial rail below removable seed trays; overall with various scratches, marks, nicks/chips, and abrasions consistent with age and use; retains an old, if not original, finish with scattered wear/losses, alligatoring, and stains; some veneer distress and losses (most notably to interior of well and along lower edge of back); seed trays with some chips/losses (one has been repaired and is missing a divider).