Designcraft - Opal

A glass topped lectern showcase system manufactured by Designcraft.
Melbourne Gallery, Melbourne Museum
The “Opal” style of showcase is basically a tabletop case which incorporates an opening mechanism that is operated either by a crank handle or electric motor.

Features of the Opal are:

o Ideal for displaying books, manuscripts, works on paper and small objects
o Changeable interior colour scheme
o Easy to open with no lifting required
o Larger sizes available
o Low Iron glass means the glass does not appear to be green
o Low Iron Glass minimises colour distortion of the objects
o Glass joints are mitred to reduce visual interruption
o Laminated Glass Filters out 99.9% of UV
o ArtSorb facility
o Slab Leg base providing for good wheel chair access
o Security alarm sensors can be incorporated if required