Reed & Barton - Francis the 1st Pattern. 8 Place Settings of 4 pieces each.
Dinner Knife, Dinner Fork, Salad Fork and Tea Spoon. Also Included is a 5 piece Hostess Set that contains. Serving Spoon, Serving Fork, Master Butter Knife, Bon-Bon Spoon and Sugar Spoon. Each Piece has been carefully cleaned (Hagerty's Foam) and hand Polished (Hagerty's jewelry polishing cloth with R-22 tarnish resisting treatment). Each pieces closely inspect and no issues were found.1423 Grams or 45.82 Troy Ounces (hollow Sterling handle knives with stainless steel blades excluded). Barton first worked together as craftsman at a small silversmith manufacturing company. They honed their craft while moving up the ranks in the company. In 1824, the men became presidents and re-named the company to Reed & Barton; founding the brand we know today. They carried their deep respect for quality and craftsmanship throughout their career. These values still remain the cornerstones of the Reed & Barton brand. Over the years, Reed & Barton has received commissions from both national and foreign governments, and has received many prestigious honors and awards, including a Medal of Excellence at the 1876 Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition. Reed & Barton also produced the Olympic Medals for the 1996 Atlanta games. Reed & Barton has had a long history with the White House. In 1954, Dwight Eisenhower received a trophy made by Reed & Barton for being the winner of the National Celebrities Tournament. Kennedy cut his inaugural cake with our Reed & Barton Pointed Antique cake knife.
President Kennedy and First Lady Jacqueline Onassis Kennedy also received one of our Paul Revere punch sets as a gift. In the fall of 2007, they launched otheir first collection with New York City designer, Thomas OBrien, and have been collaborating with him ever since. Sharing our passion for bringing luxury to the everyday, Thomas OBrien designs timeless pieces that deliver great style and approachable luxury. The Thomas OBrien collection brings modern sensibility to classic pieces. For almost 200 years, Reed & Barton has enjoyed a reputation as one of the countrys foremost makers of top quality tableware and giftware.Our unique products are sought out for their enduring designs and superior craftsmanship. In addition to flatware and barware, we manufacture a full range of unique giftware, including picture frames, childrens gifts, crystal and metal serving pieces, Christmas ornaments and hardwood chests. Many of our pieces can even be personalized to make them even more unique. Today, Reed & Barton is still one of the most recognizable names in American silver and giftware. They continue to strive for excellence and work to maintain the highest standards of craftsmanship and make their tradition modern by blending timeless designs, distinctive quality and a unique heritage into accessible styles for todays home.
They strive to make products that you are proud to give and delighted to receive. Passed on from table to table, from year to year and from home to home. Reed & Barton is now located in Bristol, Pennsylvania and is a part of the Lenox Corporation family of brands. Francis 1st "Reed & Barton".
Description: Sterling, Reed & Barton Stamp, No Monos. Pattern: Francis I (Sterling, "Reed & Barton") by Reed & Barton. Introduced by Reed & Barton in 1907, Francis I silverware quickly became a favorite of nobility and presidents. This Renaissance-inspired flatware pattern has an ornate handle that is decorated with voluminous scrollwork, leaves, blossoms, and fruit. Francis I is an exquisite example of silver artisanship.The item "Reed & Barton Francis 1 Pattern Sterling Silver Set for 8 with Hostess Set" is in sale since Friday, September 25, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "sistertoo2" and is located in Brentwood, Tennessee.
This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada, Japan, Australia.