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    A Two Hundred Fifty-Seven Piece Reed & Barton Francis I Pattern Silver Flatware Service, Taunton, Massachusetts, introduced 1907
    Marks: (eagle-R-lion), STERLING, (various)
    10-1/2 inches (26.7 cm) (longest, cake breaker)
    289.84 troy ounces (weighable)

    The lot comprising:
    25 dinner knives;
    7 luncheon knives;
    24 butter spreaders;
    1 youth knife;
    25 dinner forks;
    18 salad forks;
    22 oyster forks;
    18 oval soup spoons;
    24 cream soup spoons;
    16 teaspoons;
    24 iced teaspoons;
    24 demitasse spoons;
    1 master butter knife;
    4 serving tablespoons;
    1 pierced serving tablespoon;
    2 gravy ladles;
    1 cream ladle;
    1 cheese server;
    1 tomato server;
    1 jelly spoon (gold wash);
    1 shell sugar spoon;
    1 large cold meat serving fork;
    1 small cold meat serving fork;
    1 pickle/olive fork;
    1 salad set (2 pieces);
    1 youth set (3 pieces);
    1 pastry server;
    1 cake breaker;
    1 steak carving knife
    1 baby fork;
    1 lemon fork;
    1 cake slicer;
    1 sugar tongs;
    1 douter.
    257 total

    Condition Report*: Service presents well with errant bending, nicking, general surface scratches and abrasions consistent with age and indicative of use.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2018
    15th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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