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Reed & Barton Francis I Fruit Bowl

Auction:
2040
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$403$350

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Auction:
Sale #2040 - 2040
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 23, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Reed & Barton "Francis I" Fruit Bowl, Taunton, Massachusetts, 20th century, circular, the shaped rim with embossed scroll edge, the fluted sides with embossed bunches of fruit, approx. 20 troy oz., dia. 11 1/2 in. Provenance: The estate of Bettie Broyhill Gortner, trustee of Converse College, Salem Academy, and Blowing Rock Hospital, and daughter of J.E. Broyhill, founder of Broyhill Furniture Industries.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Taunton, Massachusetts, Broyhill Furniture Industries, Blowing Rock Hospital, Converse College, Salem Academy, Bettie Broyhill Gortner, founder , trustee , Taunton, Massachusetts