Look! Vintage Benches at Architectural Artifacts

Look! Vintage Benches at Architectural Artifacts

Heather Blaha
Oct 6, 2008

Taking a little stroll through Architectural Artifacts this weekend, there were plenty of objects and furnishings to note. This piece, however, stood out as one of the most unusual and surprising of them all. Can you guess what it is?

  • An Italian piece from an ice cream parlor in Argentina

  • A 1958 waiting bench from a train station in Rochester, NY

  • A mid-century bench from the Venice Beach boardwalk

The Answer: This mid-century piece is Italian in design, used as an ice cream parlor bench in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Cost at Architectural Artifacts: $6,800.

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