I'm happy to present today this important flatware. We may continue discussion , which Reed & Barton pattern is most beautiful - LES SIX FLEURS or FRANCIS-1. But no doubts , Francis-1 Pat. 1907 is the most prestigious and well-known pattern of R&B today.The pattern is a etalon of highest non-compromised quality silver. It's not by chance that Francis-1 is one of 10 most prestigious patterns by Replacements list today! This is what they say about. Is the most popular pattern ever produced by Reed and Barton, is the embodiment of Renaissance-Baroque styling, and was first released in 1907.
This gorgeous pattern has 15 different motifs, different combinations done across various pieces within the pattern. However, this set comes loaded with RARE items. Including many OLD MARKS as well as H-marks & Patent marks for the earliest heavy version. Complete, old, and barely used Francis-1 set is a pretty unusual finding today.. No piece missing, 99 items, great set for 12 persons, all your guests will enjoy exactly the same flatware..
12 Large forks (7 & 1/8 inches long). 12 Dessert/ Tea spoons (5 & 15/16 inches long). 12 Rare Soup spoons (5 & 7/8 inches long). 12 Rare Long Iced tea spoons (7 & 11/16 inches long). 12 Large knives (9 & 1/8 inches long).12 Incredible pierced salad forks (6 & 1/8 inches long). 12 All-sterling butter/pate spreaders - the oldest version (5 7/8 inches long). 12 Dessert/Tea spoons (5 & 15/16 inches long).
1 Large Pie server (10 & 1/8 inches long). 1 Shell Sugar serving spoon (6 & 3/16 inches long). 1 Large Gravy ladle (6 & 3/4 inches long). Total - 99 items, complete set for 12 persons with excellent serving pieces! As usual, knives have st.
Steel blades and sterling handles, all other items are pure & marked sterling silver! Weight: Heavy & massive old sterling, the total weight is impressive 155 Oz or 4385 grams! It's truly wonderful old set. Barely used - The items have some light scratches, mostly associated with decades of storage. Generally condition is GREAT and highly COLLECTIBLE!I promise thousands of compliments from your guests :-! My pictures are always real item - and always high quality - so you can imagine you item best way. Please read Terms and conditions carefully. I try to describe my items in detail and honestly.
Thanks for taking time to view my auctions , GOOD LUCK! Check out my other items. On the last pictures you can see part of them! Be sure to add me to your favorites list.Wallace, Towle, Christofle, Kirk, Tiffany, Gorham , Whiting are waiting you this w. Please read Terms and Conditions carefully. On the last picture you can see part of them! Christofle, Kirk, Tiffany, Gorham , Whiting are waiting you this w. The item "99pc OLD MARKS STERLING SILVER REED BARTON FRANCIS 1 FLATWARE SET SERVERS HEAVY" is in sale since Friday, March 26, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "promislove" and is located in Phoenix, Arizona. This item can be shipped worldwide.