Cabinet on Stand, 2006
Laura Mays and Rebecca Yaffe
This cabinet with its own stand is made from sycamore. Designed and made by Laura Mays and Rebecca Yaffe, it has twelve doors and three drawers. The back is made from plywood veneered with quarter sewn European oak. The drawers’ sides and bottom are made from European oak. The delicate handles are made from elm. The cabinet is finished in blonde dewaxed shellac applied over camellia oil on oak, beech and walnut fronts, all waxed and cut back with steel wool. The hinges are lamp brand, brass butt, made in Japan.
Materials: European oak, elm, beech walnut, sycamore, oak veneer
Year purchased: 2006
Location: 21st Century Irish Craft