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During the Renaissance, wealthy individuals cultivated private collections of artifacts known as cabinets of curiosity. These precursors to modern museums displayed a diverse array of marvelous objects, blurring the lines between fact and fiction. Mythological artifacts mingled with genuine relics, shaping the evolution of dollhouses and modern museums alike.


This tiny cabinet has been hand-painted to suggest several centuries worth of dust. In an aura of mystery and antiquity, it arrives ready to be filled with your curation of curiosities. Pack it with history---and secrets---and peer at its many wonders through the "dust"-coated windows, or throw open the door to reveal your mysterious heirlooms. Perfect for your miniature scene, or life-size cabinet of curiosity.


🎁 Perfect for Gifting: Elegant and ready for display, this piece makes a thoughtful gift for dollhouse enthusiasts, collectors, or anyone who appreciates the charm of miniatures. 


Please note that this listing is for one empty curio cabinet. Other accessories are not included. But if you are looking for curios, books, potions, and documents to fill your cabinet, you've come to the right Etsy shop! Stroll our virtual aisles for all manner of ready-made and DIY artifacts.



♥Suitable for 1-inch scale scenes

♥Dimensions: 2 3/8" across, 1 7/16" deep & 6 3/4" tall

♥Cabinet arrives empty, to be filled with your own treasures.
♥The door opens to reveal three shelves
♥Additionally, the flat top of the cabinet offers a display surface


Dusty 1-Inch Scale Curio Cabinet