In addition to sliding doors and body frame, storage furniture using glass
They are collectively referred to as glass cases.
The history of glass dates back to the Yayoi era in Japan
Origin seems to be divided into two theories of ancient Mesopotamian civilization and Egyptian civilization.
Flat glasses are used in the 17th century Versailles palace,
Large flat glasses were exhibited at the London Expo in the mid-19th century
Although research starts in Japan in the early Meiji period
Failure can not be completed due to failure, and glass companies are in trouble.
Yoshitaro Iwasaki’s brother ‘s second son Iwasaki Toshiya established in 1907
Asahi Glass Co., Ltd. completed the flat glass in 1909 for the first time in Japan.
After that Japan will become a major powerhouse of glass production worldwide.
But since the Meiji era Taishō, until the Showa era until the 1920s
It is not a refreshing thing as it is now even if it says flat glass
Air is contained or thickness is partially different
It is like an unfinished item after being fluctuated.
Later the old glass is fluctuating and as it tastes
“Yurayura Glass” is called and is prized.
It is sarcastic.
So furniture using flat glass as a domestic product
It spreads from around the late Meiji era.
From the advantage that glass is transparent and inside is visible
Although it is primarily for displaying merchandise of stores,
It is also used for general shelves and book shelves and cupboard storage shelves
Glass also derives from things that are transparent
With a patterned diamond glass or mall glass
Those emphasizing decorativeness spread.
As medical equipment storage at medical sites and barbershops
Kevind’s unique glass case developed
By looking inside it is easy to understand the appliances
It is what made it useful.
Modern mass production, not mass consumption products
Articles made by unknown craftsmen in heart
I will introduce it one after another at the old recording exhibition.
Well, let’s see the actual item.