Medicine chest (New Leaf)

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Type of furniture Medicine chest #879 
Mad Scientist Theme
Medicine chest
Buy price Sell price
 2,280 Bells  570 Bells[nb 2]
2.0 x 1.0  2 × 1
Obtain via
Customize No customization options.
Rarity group A
HHA theme challenges Quirky / Sci-fi
HHA points 151
HHA penalty if facing wall Yes[nb 1]
Style Flashy
In other games
Wild World (medicine chest)
Names in other languages
 étagère labo
 mensola laboratorio
 약 선반
 étagère labo

The medicine chest is a furniture item in Animal Crossing: New Leaf. It is part of the Mad Scientist Theme. Its surface functions as a tabletop, allowing smaller items to be placed on top of it.

The medicine chest can be obtained from Timmy and Tommy's store for  2,280 Bells.[nb 3]

This item appears as a furniture item in the homes of Cobb and Zucker. As a result, this item can be purchased by the player if they were invited by any of the preceding villagers. Villagers may also put this item up for sale at the Re-Tail flea market for 50% to 90% of the item's buy price, in increments of 10%.

In other games


  1. If this item is facing a wall in the player's house, the HHA will deduct 100 points from the total score. If the player is doing a theme challenge, that penalty will increase to 10,000 points.
  2. Re-Tail sell price; can be sold for 80% of this price ( 456 Bells) at Timmy and Tommy's store
  3. As a standard furniture item available from Timmy and Tommy's store, this item is also available from the following sources: shaking trees; gifts from villagers and campers; the player's birthday; balloons (if the item's rarity group is very rare); and the police station (if the item's rarity group is common)