Silver Makers' Marks - Edinburgh Assay Office (M)

MA MC MD ME MF MG MI MJ MK ML MM MN MR MO MS MW

M&

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Muirhead & Arthur 1843 Ewer Argyle Street, Glasgow
Mackay & Chisholm 1834..1898 Flatware, goblet, tea service, teapot stand Princes Street, Edinburgh
1876..1918
1924..1957
1936..1941
Medlock & Craik 1931 Clan badge, spoon Inverness

May also have an "INVSS" mark.

1937..1961
McHattie & Fenwick 1798..1799 Basket, jug, sauce boat, teapot stand, tea service Partnership between George McHattie and George Fenwick lasted from 1799 to 1807
1801..1804
Mitchell & Russell 1809..1819 Decanter label, flatware William Mitchell & William Russell
1817
Marshall & Sons 1817..1827 Bowl, claret jug, creamer, decanter label, flatware George St, Edinburgh (1868)

Seen with JS mark (1818, 1819)

1835..1890
M & W 1888 Caster Mark not shown by Edinburgh Incorporation of Goldsmiths
Mappin & Webb Ltd 1952, 1958, 1962
(registered Jan 1953)
Cup, spoon (part of a set featuring all assay offices) Royal Works, Queens Road, Sheffield
1996
(registered 1998)




MA

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Mackay & Chisholm (1876..1918)




MC

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
M C 1797..1800 Spoon

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
Mc 1804 Toddy ladle
Matthew Craw 1806..1816 Ladle, spoon

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
Mabel Cambage 1944..1945
(registered Dec 1944)
Spoon Art student, Edinburgh
Mackay, Cunningham & Co 1868..1881 Flatware Princes Street, Edinburgh

Originally James Mackay & David Cunningham in partnership. Known as Mackay Cunningham & Co by 1856. Taken over by James Hardy & Co Ltd c1912.


(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
1883
McD 1805..1807 Spoon
McG 1865 Spoon




MD

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Mere Designs 2000
(registered Jul 1997; lapsed 2007)
Frame Robert & Sally Pitt trading as Mere Designs, silver photo frames & gifts, Cumbria




ME

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Maureen Edgar 1988
(registered Dec 1974; lapsed 2006)
Ear ring Eyemouth, Berwickshire




MF

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
M F 1934
MacRae, Forbes, Shipton & Co Ltd 1937 Iona-style silver: brooch, spoon Also known as Shipton & Co, Spencer Street, Birmingham

(see "S&Co" under Edinburgh, Birmingham & Chester)





MG

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Ortak Silvercraft (Malcolm Gray) 1976..1990
(registered c1976)
Brooch, spoon, thimble Manufacturing jewellers, Kirkwall, Orkney
M G 1988 Brooch




MI

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
Morrison-Ignatieff Silversmiths 2003 Argyll Arcade, Glasgow

Web site

William Macdonald Milne 1909 Napkin ring Aberdeen




MJ

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Michael Jackson & Co 1976
(registered Nov 1976)
Ingot pendant Wholesale Manufacturing Jewellers, Newburn, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Registration by Michael Jackson, Cramlington, Northumberland





MK

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
M K ("unidentified" by Jackson) 1789..1807 Box, decanter label, spoon

(image courtesy of David Mercer)
N.B. Mark has a stop after each letter
Michael Kay 1989
(registered Nov 1968)
Spoon Web site
M K 2002 Spoon
Margaret Kay Moody 1985
(registered Feb 1984; lapsed 2001)
Spoon Dalry, Ayrshire




ML

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
M L I 1993 Clan badge




MM

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
M M 1983
(registered c1977)
Box "Unidentified" by Edinburgh Incorporation of Goldsmiths
Magnus Maximus Designs 1973
(registered May 1973)
Fob medal, pendant Michael Gray Bell, Pauline Diane Bell & Ian Murray Pennell trading as Magnus Maximus Designs, manufacturing jewellers, Frisington, Cumbria




MN

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Mappin & Webb Ltd 1979
(registered 1970)
Creamer, sucrier Oxford Street, London & The Royal Works, Sheffield
(registered 1986)
Margot Nellie Massie 1983
(registered Mar 1969)
Napkin ring "Amateur silversmith", Edinburgh

Note: mark has stops after each letter:
M.N.M.

M N I B 1899 Teapot stand




MO

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Robert Morton 1812 Candlestick, covered dish, flatware Retailer - mark seen with various makers
1817..1829
Mossman 1832 Spoon Retailer's mark




MR

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
M R B 1996 Buckle




MS

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Michael Serebriany 1963
(registered Apr 1964)
Brooch Manufacturing jeweller, Arlington Street, Glasgow
Mossman Sons & Co 1876
(registered 1868)
Spoon
Mary Syme Boyd 1939
(registered May 1939)
Spoon Artist & sculptor, born 1910, died 1997




MW

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Michael Wallis Hurst 1977..1978 Box, caddy spoon Carradale, Argyllshire