DescriptionA SIX PIECE REED & BARTON SILVER-PLATED COFFEE SERVICE
Reed & Barton, Taunton, Massachusetts, circa 1880
Marks to coffee pot: M'FD & PLATED BY REED & BARTON, (globe on axis), 3115, 7, GILT
11-1/2 inches high (29.2 cm) (coffee pot)
From The Lauren Stanley Silver Collection
The service comprising a coffee pot, creamer, covered sugar, sugar without cover, waste bowl and hot water kettle, each piece of ovoid-form with honeycomb textured ground, angular C-form handles, stepped conical lid with flattened disc and reeded acorn-form final, raised on circular foot with die rolled band of floral and foliate on a crosshatched ground.
In good condition with general wear commensurate with age, expected wear to plate, exposing primary material in some areas, turn spout split and piece missing. Note: Because this item contains African elephant ivory, this item can only be sold within the United States.
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