Jeffreys Shell Cabinet: The Cabinet

Whilst living in Swansea Jeffreys’ commissioned a cabinet to be made to hold his extensive shell collection. This cabinet was acquired by Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales in 2004 and it now holds pride of place in the library of St Fagans castle.

The main body of the cabinet has double doors, which open to display two columns of glass topped mahogany collection drawers.

Jeffreys’ shell cabinet