Antique of the Week: Toast Racks

Hi friends, today I’m continuing the last in our series of Victorian silver breakfast pieces. I hope you have enjoyed these tasty finds!

A great variety of artistic styles were incorporated to allow the breakfast toast to stand on end so that serving with a fork or tongs was more convenient.

If you can’t find an antique toast rack that you love, isn’t this new one (shown below) fabulous?! I found it through this English site.

Toast racks can still be put to use as originally intended, but also make very inventive letter holders or card holders!

Have a lovely day!

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3 Responses to Antique of the Week: Toast Racks

  1. Franki Parde says:

    Hmmm, I’m going to check with my neighbor who owns an antique silver “shop” in Georgetown (DC)…lovely, useful, fabulous. franki

  2. Kathryn says:

    Yes, be sure and do that. Toast racks are just a must. Do you live in Georgetown Franki?!

  3. Franki Parde says:

    Not in but close enough to walk. 🙂 fmp

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