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    Sale 12186

    Important American Furniture, Silver, Outsider and Folk Art

    20 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 939

    AN AMERICAN SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE

    MARK OF REED & BARTON, TAUNTON, MA, SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY

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    AN AMERICAN SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE
    MARK OF REED & BARTON, TAUNTON, MA, SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY
    Francis I pattern, with numerous serving pieces, each piece marked under handle
    16 ½ in. (42 cm.) long; 171 oz. (5,323 gr.) weighable silver


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    The service comprises:
    Twenty-four teaspoons
    Twelve cream soup spoons
    Twelve dinner forks
    Twelve luncheon forks
    Twelve salad forks
    Twelve cocktail forks
    Twelve dinner knives, with stainless steel blades
    Twelve luncheon knives, with stainless steel blades
    Ten steak knives, with stainless steel blades
    One fish knife
    Twelve butter spreaders
    Three serving spoons
    One butter or nut pick
    One gravy ladle
    One shell form sugar spoon
    One pair of sugar tongs
    One tomato server
    One salad serving spoon
    One salad serving fork
    One cold meat serving fork
    One small serving fork
    One lemon fork
    One olive fork
    One feeding spoon
    One child's spoon
    One child's fork
    One breadknife with stainless steel blade
    One cheese plane with stainless steel blade
    One cheese server with stainless steel blade
    Two pie servers with stainless steel blades

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