These small, vintage sterling silver bud vases by Reed and Barton are decorated with a repousse rim of flower and fruit clusters with a scalloped edge in the Francis I pattern. The Francis I pattern was first designed in the Renaissance-Baroque Revival style by Ernest Meyers for Reed and Barton in 1908.
Reed & Barton (Taunton, MA, 1840-present)
Marked: Reed & Barton/ Sterling/ x 57/ Francis I.
18.5 troy ounces.
Date mark for 1952
Width 2.25 Depth 2.25 Height 3.25 in.
Set of Four American Reed & Barton Francis I Sterling Silver Bud Vases