By De3wii190. Barrister Bookcases & Bookshelves. At Friday, October 18th 2019, 21:15:18 PM.
If you are going to try to find an antique barrister bookcase, you have to know some things about shopping for them so you get a good piece. You are going to want to try to find a label or tag that will tell you the year the piece was made and who manufactured it. The draw of antiques is their history so you want to be sure you can verify the history of a barrister book case before you purchase an antique one.
Finding a quality barrister bookcase is going to take time and it is going to take the willingness to shop around in order to find what you are looking for. You are going to want to look for labels and history if you are looking at antiques. For newer options, you will want to check out the quality of the wood being used as well as the glass and joints to ensure that you are getting a piece that will endure for generations to come.
Below are descriptions for the seven main types of bookcases: