American Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Six Persons by Reed & Barton - Design Style - Vintage Circa 1960

GBP 2,950.00

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Object Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive vintage American sterling silver straight flatware service for six persons, in the Design style; an addition to our canteen of cutlery collection

The pieces of this exceptional vintage American silver flatware set for six persons have been crafted in a plain angular form, reflecting the classic Devon pattern.

The surface of each handle is plain and unembellished in the iconic Design style.

This Reed and Barton flatware set consists of 41 pieces:

Basic Service:
6 Table forks
6 Table spoons
12 Table/Dessert knives
6 Dessert forks
6 Dessert spoons
Additional Pieces:
Pair of salad servers
Sauce ladle
Serving fork
Pickle fork
The pieces of this impressive flatware service, including the original knives, were crafted by the American silversmiths Reed & Barton.

The blade to each knife bears the maker’s mark ‘Reed & Barton, Mirrorstele, Sterling Handle’.

These impressive examples of vintage silverware are supplied in felt cutlery rolls; which not only protect the items in storage but significantly reduces tarnishing.

Dimensions
Table fork 19.1cm/7.5″
Table spoon 17.9cm/7″
Table/Dessert knife 26cm/10.2″
Dessert fork 17.7cm/7″
Dessert spoon 15.5cm/6.1″
Salad fork 21.1cm/8.3″
Salad spoon 21.6cm/8.5″
Sauce ladle 17.6cm/6.9″
Serving fork 30.1cm/11.9″
Pickle fork 15.2cm/6″

Weight
43.8 troy ounces/1362g (excluding knives)

Object History

Maker: Reed & Barton
Date: Circa 1960
Origin: Massachusetts, USA

Object Literature

WORLDWIDE POSTAGE/SHIPPING

FREE OF CHARGE to all customers – including national and international deliveries.

Dispatch is either the same or next working day once a payment is received.

INSURANCE IN TRANSIT

Insurance cover is provided FREE OF CHARGE for items up to the value of £30,000.

All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.

Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase

Object Condition

This vintage Reed and Barton flatware set is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

Each piece has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition.

The American hallmarks struck to the reverse surface of each handle are all very clear

Object Details

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35b St Georges Terrace
Jesmond
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Tyne and Wear
UK
NE2 2SU

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VAT: GB 500 0310 42