VINTAGE HORN & HARDART BAKING CO. TEASPOON AND DINNER FORK FROM THEIR “AUTOMAT”


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*********HERE’S IS A TEASPOON AND DINNER FORK THAT WERE ONCE USED IN ONE OF THE HORN & HARDART BAKING CO. “AUTOMAT” RESTAURANTS.  THE FACT THAT THE NAME CONTAINS “BAKING CO.” INDICATES THESE ARE AN OLDER ISSUE AS THE “BAKING CO.” WAS DELETED IN LATER YEARS. THESE WERE PREDOMINANTLY AN EAST COAST CHAIN WHICH FIRST OPENED IN 1888 AND CLOSED THEIR FINAL RESTAURANT IN 1991.MARKED THE BACK “VICTOR S. CO. – A1+OVERLAY” AND HAVE THE “IS” INTERNATIONAL SILVER CO. TRADEMARK AS WELL. THE TEASPOON IS 6″ IN LENGTH AND THE DINNER FOR 7 1/8″  THESE HAVE SURELY SEEN MUCH USE BUT ARE STILL NICE EXAMPLES OF AN EAST COAST TRADITION.  BE SURE TO CHECK OUT THE PHOTOS.PLEASE NOTE : OUR PRICES ARE FIRM. THEY ARE THE LOWEST WE CAN SELL IT FOR. WE DO NOT ACCEPT OFFERS.IF YOU OFFER..YOU WILL BE BLOCKED