Used to put one aside for a period of time; becoming inactive
(Secretary) In a dream, shelves represent one’s confidant, the keeper of his secrets, one’s secretary, one who veils noble women’s personal pitfalls, or one who creates a facade for some charitable women.
To see a shelfthat carries some unique or precious collectibles in one’s house or shop in a dream means that one may beget an intelligent son who is diversified and capable, and who will grow to become a renowned man of knowledge.
A shelfsupported with rods in a dream represents a chaste woman who protect her husband’s secrets.
A shelf in a dream also represents a trustworthy business partner who labors hard for the success of the business, and who respects and guards his partner’s interests.
Storing. You are hanging too much on something.
If you dreamed of shelves, prepare for unexpected delays in your current plans.
Your desires will be thwarted.
If you dream of something being displayed on a shelf, then it represents honor, status, pride, a desire for recognition. However, if you dream of a relic on a shelf collecting dust it represents an aspect if your desires, talent or creativity that has been ignored.