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    A Seventy-Seven-Piece Reed & Barton Francis I Pattern Silver Partial Flatware Service, Taunton, Massachusetts, designed 1907
    Marks to asparagus server: (eagle-R-lion), STERLING, WRIGHT, KAY & CO, PAT. JUNE 25, 07
    11 inches (25.7 cm) (longest, fish serving knife)
    69.82 troy ounces (weighable)

    The lot comprising:
    12 Old French knives;
    11 cream soup spoons;
    12 flat handle butter spreaders;
    3 modern hollow butter spreaders;
    11 cocktail forks;
    12 demitasse spoons;
    4 master salt spoons;
    8 tablespoons;
    1 fish serving knife;
    1 asparagus server;
    1 cold meat serving fork;
    1 solid gravy ladle.
    77 Total

    Condition Report*: Apparent disposal damage to one flat handle butter spreader, otherwise service presents well, with polishing scratches and wear commensurate to age and 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
    September, 2019
    12th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 12
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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