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I have a Reed & Barton Silver set - tray, coffe/tea, creamer

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I have a Reed & Barton Silver set - tray, coffe/tea, creamer & sugar. The pattern is El Greco - the date stamp is 1953. I was thinking about selling it att a silver exchange store and was just wondering if it would be worth anything
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Antique Expert: Wayne, Auctioneer replied 2 years ago
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
The ray is sterling very heavy.
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Caro
Antique Expert: Wayne, Auctioneer replied 2 years ago
Hi,
can you tell me how much the entire set weighs including the tray you can even do it in pounds?
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Wayne
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Hi Wayne,The tray alone weighs 9.5 lbs. The set weighs 16 lbs.Thx
Carol
Antique Expert: Wayne, Auctioneer replied 2 years ago
HI,
Can you tell me exactly what it says on the bottom the the tea pot?
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Wayne
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
The inscription on the bottom says
Reed & Barton
1 9 5 3
El GrecoSo - back to my original question -I was thinking about selling it at a silver exchange store and was just wondering if it would be worth anything
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
29 Apr 2015, 4:33 PMThe inscription on the bottom says
Reed & Barton
1 9 5 3
El GrecoSo - back to my original question -I was thinking about selling it at a silver exchange store and was just wondering if it would be worth anything
Antique Expert: Wayne, Auctioneer replied 2 years ago
Hi,Unfortunately, your tea set is silver plated and not sterling. In fact I can't find a record of a sterling silver set in the El Greco pattern. This still has value as a nice plated tea set. This would sell for $400-600 at auction.Thank you,Wayne
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