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Reed & Barton "Francis I" Pattern Sterling Silver Flatware Service

Auction:
2920M
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2920M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 15, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Reed & Barton "Francis I" Pattern Sterling Silver Flatware Service, Massachusetts, 20th century, comprised of twenty-four teaspoons, twelve each: dinner forks, salad forks, hollow dinner knives, oyster forks, spreaders, and soupspoons, hollow carving fork and knife, cold meat fork, serving spoon, sugar spoon, pierced serving spoon, hollow pie knife, and tomato server, approx. 117.3 troy oz. weighable silver, in a fitted case.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

All with minor usage wear abrasions, a few very minor dents to tips of knife handles, a couple spots of corrosion on spoons. Probable monogram removal (each with focused abrasions to vacant cartouche).


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Fork, Knife, Silver, Silversmithing, Spoons, Sterling silver, Table setting, Teaspoon, Units of volume

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