Vintage REED & BARTON Francis I Solid Handle WAFFLE SERVER with Pierced Blade STERLING Silver New Marks 9-3/8 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 waffle server can be used to serve a variety of foods - pretty details on handle and decorative pierced sterling blade - new marks: Sterling, Reed & Barton on the back of handle - it's a heavy piece, weighing 165 grams on my postal scale.
No monogram - pre-owned in estate condition - hard-to-find vintage piece, no longer in production. A ny pink or dark areas are reflections from camera and lighting. From my personal collection of sterling, trying to downsize some of my collection. Please see photos for additional details - from a smoke-free home. Most of my items are vintage and may show signs of slight wear due to age, however I try to point out any defects or issues that may affect the value.Please remember vintage pieces are not PERFECT read the item description carefully and view photos. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "nolimitscali" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.