A Seventy-Eight Piece Reed & Barton Francis I Pattern Silver Flatware Partial Service, Taunton, Massachusetts, designed 1907
    Marks: (eagle-R-lion), STERLING
    12-3/8 inches long (31.4 cm) (longest, carving knife)
    87.40 troy ounces (weighable)

    The lot comprising:

    6 "Old French" dinner knives;
    2 modern dinner knives;
    8 butter spreaders;
    6 dinner forks;
    2 luncheon forks;
    8 salads forks;
    6 cocktail forks;
    14 teaspoons;
    6 bullion spoons;
    8 gold washed demitasse spoons;
    2 piece carving set;
    1 lemon fork;
    1 preserves spoon;
    1 cream ladle;
    1 ladle;
    3 serving spoons;
    1 asparagus server;
    1 petit fours server;
    1 pair of tongs.
    78 total Most pieces monogrammed S to terminals.

    Condition Report*:

    Severe rust and pitting to carving fork, scratching to carving knife, some warping to some standards, some rubbing to gilding, some scuffing, with surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing, and use.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    24th-27th Friday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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