Posted 8 months ago
These are 1954 & 1955 magazine advertisements for Reed & Barton Silverplate products made by Reed & Barton, Taunton, Massachusetts.
The first ad is the 10 3/4" diameter silverplate Chafing Dish. The second ad is the "Silver Sculpture" pattern silverplate tableware, and the third ad is the 3-light silverplate Candelabrum which is 7 3/4" high.
-- Reed & Barton is a prominent silversmith manufacturer based in the city of Taunton, Massachusetts, since 1824. Its products include sterling silver and silverplate flatware. The company has produced many varieties of britannia and silver products since Henry G. Reed and Charles E. Barton took over the failing works of Isaac Babbitt in Taunton. Today, the company operates a factory store at the plant site, an outlet store at Wrentham Premium Outlets in Wrentham, Massachusetts, and an online store as well. The company has remained privately owned by the family of Henry Reed.