Description

    A One Hundred Eighty-Seven Piece Reed & Barton Francis I Pattern Silver Flatware Service, Taunton, Massachusetts, designed 1907
    Marks: (eagle-R-lion), STERLING
    10-5/8 inches (27.0 cm) (longest, cake breaker)
    232.15 troy ounces (weighable)

    The service comprising:
    13 dinner knives;
    13 butter spreaders;
    13 dinner forks;
    20 salad forks;
    13 ice cream forks;
    12 oyster forks;
    12 tablespoons;
    14 iced tea spoons;
    20 teaspoons;
    13 soup spoons;
    13 demitasse spoons;
    4 partial gilt salt spoons;
    2-piece carving set;
    1 fish slice;
    1 master butter;
    2 pastry servers;
    1 cheese knife;
    1 jelly slice;
    4 serving spoons;
    2-piece salad serving set;
    2 cold meat serving fork;
    1 salad serving fork;
    1 pickle fork;
    1 tomato server;
    2 cream ladles;
    1 gravy ladle;
    1 cream spoon;
    2 bon bon spoons;
    1 cake breaker;
    1 pair sugar tongs.
    187 total



    Condition Report*:

    Some varying degrees of scratching consistent with regular use, some nicking, with wear commensurate with age, polishing, and use. Pieces appear to be from a variety of vintages.

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