By De3wii190. Barrister Bookcases & Bookshelves. At Monday, October 07th 2019, 22:58:51 PM.
Many people are unaware of what a barrister bookcase is, even though it's one of the most distinguishable pieces of furniture available. Originally used by lawyers in England (barristers), a barrister bookcase shares the same traditional design of the majority of bookcases, but a clear glass front sets it apart. they are known for their ability to provide greater protection of your books, or whatever other items you decide to store inside.
With Barrister bookcases more often than not, you are going to find them with glass doors. These doors may or may not be decorated with frosting, beveling or even etched designs. Many people look at antiques when looking at barrister bookcases since the style tends to be one that is considered more traditional or old fashioned.
Read below to learn more about the different kinds of bookcases to determine which styles are best suited for your home's needs.