Silver Makers' Marks - Edinburgh Assay Office (H)

HA HB HC HE HF HG HH HJ HM HO HP HS HT HW

H/H&

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
H 1812 Spoon
Hamilton & Inches 1870..1877 Bowl, candlestick, cocktail shaker, coffee pot, cuff links, cup, decanter label, flatware, flask, inkwell, jug, menu holder, mustard, napkin ring, quaich, salver, skewer, tea caddy, tea kettle & stand, tea service, toast rack, watch stand Princes Street, Edinburgh
1871..1961, 1995..2008
1877..2000
1883..1941, 1975
1884..1916
1977
(registered 1977)
Hugh & Michael Strain 1812..1816 Ladle, spoon This mark seen with the mark of Alexander Henderson (1814)
Hewitt & Swan (James Hewitt & Robert Swan) 1786 Spoon
Hayward & Stott (Scottish Silver) 2003 Bowl, box, candlestick, coaster, goblet, mug, paper knife, quaich, toast rack




HA

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
John Hay 1826, 1851..1881 Flatware, masonic jewel Believed to have worked in Leith




HB

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Harry Beathune 1709..1724 Spoon, tankard, teapot
Henry Brougham Crouch 1875..1878
(registered Oct 1878)
Napkin ring, spoon
1881




HC

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments

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Hamilton, Crichton & Co 1874..1881 Brooch, flatware, mug, quaich, salt, tazza, vase
1876

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1882




HE

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Hamish Moir Edward 1978
(registered Sep 1975)
Spoon West Kilbride, Ayrshire

Died 1982

John Heron 1811..1814 Flatware Greenock

Later pieces assayed in Glasgow

1814..1826




HF

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
H F over W C 1826 Clan badge




HG

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Hugh Gordon 1751..1758 Also used as assay master's mark 1744-1758




HH

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Highland Home Industries 1941..1947 Kilt pin, spoon Iona craft shop run by Hannah McCormick; mark used from death of Alexander Ritchie in 1941




HJ

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
H J 1891
(registered c1890)
Imported box Unidentified
John Hart (1958..1970)
Hjaltasteyn Ltd 1992..1994 Spoon Jewellers, Lerwick, Shetland
Hebridean Jewellery 1998
(registered Apr 1973)
Brooch Iochdar, South Uist, Scotland

Web site

John H Lunn (1969)




HM

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Howard Stearn 2000
(registered 1994)
Crucifix pendant, lidded pot Also registered a similar incuse mark




HO

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
H O 1998 Imported brooch

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David Hodges 1830..1834 Flatware Jeweller, George Street, Edinburgh

Died on 4 Mar 1846

Mark seen with Hodges's DH mark (1830)

Home 1824..1829 Ladle, spoon
George Evelyn Paget How 1932..1952 Plate, quaich Edinburgh & London




HP

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments

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Hugh Penman c1750 Spoon Working dates: 1734-1785.

Note: the spoon on which this mark was seen had Hugh Gordon's mark as Assay Master but with an illegible date letter





HS

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
H S (or S H ?) 1815..1830 Spoon




HT

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Henry Tatton

(from 1929)
Henry Tatton & Son

(from 1936)
Henry Tatton & Son Ltd

1909..1931 Bookmark, buckle, caddy spoon, clan badge, miniature sword, mug, napkin ring, sauce boat, spoon, stick mount, tea service Rose Street, Edinburgh
1933..1934
1935..1938




HW

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
H Wright & Son 1955..1962
(registered Nov 1950)
Brooch, pencil Manufacturing jewellers, Northampton Street, Birmingham