American sterling silver and Sheffield stainless steel bread knife in the Francis I pattern by Reed and Barton Silversmiths, c.1950.
This oversize bread knife has a Thorntons of Sheffield England serrated stainless steel blade 11" long mounted to a nicely detailed sterling silver handle 5 5/8" long, for a total length of 16 5/8".
The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.
Item ID: f885