This is a supportive and decorative structure mounted beneath shelving and countertops.
Corbels can be added to the bottoms of a A flat, horizontal work surface usually found in kitchens and bathrooms in homes. They are usually mounted on top of base cabinets. Countert... More or a Cabinets mounted above the counter and directly to the wall. Also known as "upper cabinets." There are two types of wall cabinets based on t... More to provide a decorative touch. Since most cabinets and countertops, whether wall or base cabinets, already have secure mounting, most of the time, a corbel is a motif on a finished cabinet. The result is that corbels are ornamental in most kitchens, rather than plain, and can be sculptural to add elegance to the interior.