How sturdy is the box? You could cover it in fabric and place it where a headboard would be or what I did with some boxes in my first tiny apartment put them behind the couch, like a console table. It's "stored" and you can use the top to store or display other things.
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Even if it is an antique sometimes you need to "ruin the integrity of the piece". If you cringe at the sight of it and it's so ugly you refuse to use it in any of your rooms, DYI it or pass it on to someone else. The idea of holding furniture for its value and not loving it and/or using it in the here and now makes me crazy.
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