Rare Mid Century Modern Bast Magazine Rack


Indulge in the allure of mid-century modern charm with this exceptional and rare magazine rack from the 1950s. Crafted with meticulous attention to detail.

A standout feature of this magazine rack is its unique construction, blending braided bast with a sturdy black metal frame. The marriage of these materials creates a striking visual contrast, elevating the rack from a mere functional item to a statement piece of decor.

Adding to its appeal is the heavy metal shelf situated atop the rack, providing not only additional storage space but also serving as a stylish accent that complements the overall design.

While the rack exhibits two dark circular spots on the raffia, they do not detract from its overall beauty and uniqueness. With no other stains to mar its appearance, this piece maintains its vintage charm and integrity.

Embrace the rarity and sophistication of mid-century modern design with this exquisite magazine rack, a testament to the enduring appeal of timeless craftsmanship and innovative aesthetics.

Vintage 1950s. Sourced in Italy. 


Total Height: 740mm 
Width: 300mm 
Height and Width of Newspaper Compartment: 230mmx300mm 
Diameter of shelf: 180mm

This is an original piece and has lived a life before. Therefore it will show signs of wear and patina, which gives it a unique charming look. There are two dark circular spots on the raffia, as shown in images. Wear commensurate with age.

Please note that items in our vintage collection are classified as vintage and/or second-hand, and are sold accordingly. We diligently strive to identify and disclose any significant flaws. However, minor imperfections are to be expected, as they are inherent to the nature of the age and unique character of vintage items.

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