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Reed & Barton was founded in Taunten, Massachusetts in 1840, by Henry Reed and Charles Barton.From 1928 to 1957 Reed & Barton year marked all its silver with symbols.It is the oldest independant silver company in America, and continues to be one of the most distinguished names in fine silverware. Reed & Barton continues to be managed by the family members of Henry Reed.

Conclusion: Looking from left to right.

1) The Eagle R and Lion are the symbol for Reed & Barton.

2)  STERLING is of course  925/1000 silver content.

3) The arrow and circle on the far right is the year symbol for 1936.

Summary:

This piece of silver is Sterling and was made by Reed & Barton in 1936

 

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