Silver Makers' Marks - Glasgow Assay Office (A to F)

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A

AA AC AD AG AK AL AM AR AS AT

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Angell & Fletcher (registered Aug 1956) Arthur Robert Angell & Murdoch Campbell Fletcher trading as Angell & Fletcher, silversmiths, Glasgow & Paisley
A & R Stewart 1836
(first mentioned in Glasgow records 1836)
Spoon Note: the illustration of Stewarts' mark on the Edinburgh Incorporation of Goldsmiths site shows a stop between R and S and an ampersand which is only half the height of the letters.
Aird & Thomson 1866..1869, 1900..1905
(registered 1867)
Bowl, decanter label, spoon, tea service Jewellers & silversmiths, Buchanan Street, Glasgow
1871..1886
(registered 1867)
Aird, Thomson & McKeller 1919
A A 1832 Spoon
Andrew Allison 1852..1869 Spoon
Alexander Campbell 1810
Alexander Coghill 1837..1856 Flatware

(image courtesy of David Mercer)
A C 1849..1869 Flatware Possibly Alexander Coghill
A D 1889 Fob medal

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
A D Hamilton 1903 Fob medal
Arthur George Rendell 1917 Imported watch case Clerkenwell Road, London
A K 1835 Ladle
Alexander Lucas 1845 Box
A L T 1844 Spoon
Alexander Mitchell 1833..1839 Flatware
A M & Co 1872 Tongs
Alexander McDonald 1847..1864 Flatware, medal
A McM 1851..1860 Flatware
Alexander Ritchie 1911..1933 Iona silver: brooch, napkin ring, paper knife, spoon Ritchie died in 1941
1926..1932
Arthur Robert Angell 1952..1962 Box, flask, napkin ring Paisley

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
A & R Stewart (probably) 1837 Spoon Attribution to Stewarts follows Jackson, but Jackson's date is later than 1837
A Sterling 1830..1833 Flatware Also attributed to Alexander Stewart of Inverness
Aird, Thomson & McKeller (1919)
Andrew Taylor & Son 1898 Teapot
Alexander Taylor Reid St Andrews, Scotland




B

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Barker Brothers Silver Ltd 1930..1938 Lighter Constitution Hill, Birmingham
Berry Parkhill c1780 Spoon




C

CB CH CW

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
W H Collins & Co 1911..1915 Gold locket Manufacturing jewellers, Rookery Road, Handsworth, Birmingham
Charles Bryson 1836 Spoon
Cook, Holland & Co (registered May 1972) Alfred James Holland & William Frank Cook trading as Cook, Holland & Co, Vyse Street, Birmingham
C W Fletcher & Son Ltd (Charles William Fletcher) 1914 Spoon Sterling Works, Bramhall Lane, Sheffield




D

DA DB DC DD DE DF DH DM DO DR DS DT DW

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Davis, Duff & Son Ltd
Duff & Millar 1859..1891 Spoon
D & R 1918 Imported watch case
Davis & Son 1863..1867 Spoon
Duncan & Scobbie 1946 Spoon St Vincent Street, Glasgow
David Aitken 1905
(registered c1905)
Egg cup & spoon christening set, quaich, vase Silversmith, Ely Place, Holborn, London EC
D B 1849 Spoon
Hamish Dawson-Bowman 1949 Iona caddy spoon Founder of Celtic Art Industries
Dowie, Bryan & Scott (James K Dowie, Fred Bryan & John S Scott) 1945
(registered Apr 1936)
Napkin ring Manufacturing jewellers, Michell Street, Glasgow
David Crichton Rait 1827..1862 Claret jug, condiments set, decanter label, flatware, medal Buchanan Street, Glasgow
1837
1864
1881
D C Rait & Sons 1894
(registered c1880)
Davis, Duff & Son Ltd (registered Jan 1935) Silversmiths, Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow
George Edward & Sons (David & George Edward) 1892..1919 Bowl, decanter label, dish, fork, medal, napkin ring, salt, souvenir spoon;
imported items: bowl, fork
Buchanan Street, Glasgow

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
1900..1903
Duncan Ferguson 1868..1871 Spoon, tongs
David F Turnbull 1894..1897 Fob medal
Davidson, Henderson & Sorley 1930..1942 Napkin ring, quaich, spoon & tong set Buchanan St, Glasgow
D M 1820 Fish slice

David McDonald 1819..1848 Decanter label, flatware
1820..1828

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
David Dow Argyle Street, Glasgow
Daniel Robertson 1833..1856 Flatware (or Daniel Robinson of Perth)
Daniel Robertson & Co 1860..1863 Flatware
Daniel Sutherland 1833 Tongs
David Taylor 1860..1880 Spoon, tongs
D T 1896 Tongs

(image courtesy of www.20thcenturysilver.co.uk)
David Willam Harkison (registered 1960) Glasgow

Transferred registration to Edinburgh on closure of the Assay Office





E

EB EV

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Elkington & Co Ltd 1910..1911 Flatware Newhall Street, Birmingham
Edward & Sons 1923..1936 Dish, flatware, quaich, salver, spoon, teapot Buchanan Street, Glasgow
1937..1952
Edward Barnard & Sons Ltd (registered 1957) Hatton Garden, London
Viner's Ltd (Emile Viener / Viner) 1935
(registered Nov 1935)
Spoon (from set showing all assay office marks) Bath Street, later Broomhall Street, Sheffield

Viener changed his name to Viner in the 1920s





F

FB FH FR FS

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Falconer & Brown (Harry Falconer & Joseph Brown) 1926 Bowl
Finlay & Field 1844..1855 Flatware
F B Reynolds 1926 Imported cigarette case
Francis Howard Ltd 1900..1986 Napkin ring, spoon Trafalgar Street, Sheffield
Fenton, Russell & Co Ltd 1925 Tea service George IV Bridge, Edinburgh
Frederick S Russell 1927 Napkin ring Jeweller & manufacturing goldsmith, Argyle Arcade, Glasgow

Other variants of this mark also registered