04-23-2001 04-23-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2040 Boston
April 23, 2001 09:00 AMCalender

Reed & Barton Francis I Fruit Bowl

Auction: Sale #2040 - 2040 Location: Boston Date / Time: April 23, 2001 10:00AM


Reed & Barton "Francis I" Fruit Bowl, Taunton, Massachusetts, 20th century, circular, the shaped rim with embossed scroll edge, the fluted sides with embossed bunches of fruit, approx. 20 troy oz., dia. 11 1/2 in. Provenance: The estate of Bettie Broyhill Gortner, trustee of Converse College, Salem Academy, and Blowing Rock Hospital, and daughter of J.E. Broyhill, founder of Broyhill Furniture Industries.
Estimate $300-400


Taunton, Massachusetts, Broyhill Furniture Industries, Bettie Broyhill Gortner, Converse College, founder , Salem Academy, trustee , Blowing Rock Hospital