Silver Makers' Marks - Edinburgh Assay Office (D)

DB DC DD DF DG DH DJ DK DM DS DW

D&

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Deakin & Francis Ltd 1982 Quaich Regent Place, Birmingham

Proprietors: Stephen Henry Deakin & John Horace Francis

Dick & McPherson 1808..1813 Bowl, decanter label, flatware, mustard Partners: William Dick & Thomas McPherson, working c1794 - c1812
Dalman & Narborough Ltd (first registered Jan 1967) Makers of military & Scottish highland ornaments, military canes, etc, Lombard Street, Birmingham

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
Dick & Robertson c1800 Decanter label Partners: William Dick & William Robertson, working c1796 - c1800




DB

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
D Blackley 1864 Spoon
Hamish Dawson-Bowman 1959..1962 Brooch Founder of Celtic Art Industries
Doubar Ltd 1997..2000 Letter opener, money clip Wholesalers and importers of jewellery, Letchworth, Hertfordshire

Ceased trading 2006





DC

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
David Crichton 1895 Basket, bowl, dish, pepperette, tray Princes Street, Edinburgh
1895
1897..1904

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
Douglas (or David) Craigie Armstrong 1969 Ladle Amateur silversmith, Larbert, Stirling, Scotland
David Crichton Rait 1843 Creamer, salt Buchanan Street, Glasgow
1844




DD

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
David Downie 1782 Ladle, salver
David Duncan 1839..1863 Flatware Cupar, Fifeshire
David Darling & James Bell 1821 Spoon Newcastle




DF

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Daniel Ferguson 1828..1831 Flatware




DG

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
David Gray 1817, 1845..1853 Flatware Dumfries
D G 1842 Spoon
Donald Gill Swanston 1916
(registered c1908)
Pincushion




DH

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
David Hodges 1830..1839
(registered 1824)
Flatware Jeweller, George Street, Edinburgh

Died on 4 Mar 1846

Mark seen with Hodges's HODGES retailer's mark (1830)





DJ

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
David John Francis Hodge 1976..1985 Box, caddy spoon




DK

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Daniel Ker 1768
(registered 1764)
Spoon




DM

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
David Marshall 1788..1790
(registered 1782, died 1799)
Spoon
D M 1790..1807 Flatware
D M 1808 Ladle
D M 1815..1828 Flatware Mark seen (1822,1825) with the mark of James & Walter Marshall
David McDonald 1813..1818 Spoon, tongs
Daniel McGraw 1864..1870 Flatware
Daniel McLean 1820 Flatware Mark seen with Charles Robb (1820))
D M'L 1821 Ladle
Da-mar Silverware (registered Jul 1975) Chairman: David Shaw; Managing Director: Martin Collins




DS

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
Tain Silver (Douglas Scott) 1996
(registered 1991)
Brooch Douglas Scott & Rita Scott trading as Tain Silver (see also R.S mark registered by Rita Scott).

A mark with stops registered 1978, lapsed 1989:
D.S.

This mark lapsed 2011 when the business was taken over by Neil Gordon Forbes using a TS mark.

D-S Design 2007..2013 Bowl, letter opener

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
Dart Silver Ltd 2013..2017
(registered Jan 2013)
Bookmark, buckle, Christmas decoration, flask, magnifying glass, money clip, napkin ring, quaich, spoon, trophy cup, whistle Web site
David Scott-Walker (registered Dec 1993) Thimble (one of a set of 4 featuring all Assay Office hallmarks) Jewellery manufacturer, Sheffield
2002
(registered Dec 1993)




DW

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Derek Wakeling 1977
(registered Feb 1974)
Cuff links Beccles, Suffolk

(image courtesy of www.20thcenturysilver.co.uk)
David William Harkison 1970..1971
(registered 1964)
Spoon Glasgow

Transferred registration from Glasgow on closure of the Assay Office