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April 22, 2012 - Filed under: Bedside Cabinets — Mandy

Bedside Cabinets, alternatively night tables or bedside tables, were designed to stand beside the bed or elsewhere in the bedroom. Serving the role of a coffee/side table during night time hours at the bedside.

Before indoor toilets became commonplace, the bedside cabinet/nightstand was used to store the chamber pot. Early bedside cabinets were fitted with a drawer and usually contained a storage space below with a cupboard door, otherwise known as a commode.

 

 

 

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