Silver Makers' Marks - Glasgow Assay Office (K to R)

A B C D E F G H  I  J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z




K

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Kerr & McKellar 1904..1913 Fob medal Manufacturing jewellers, St Vincent Street, Glasgow
Kerr & Phillips 1882..1905 Jug, spoon Gordon Street, Glasgow; Buchanan Street, Glasgow
Kerr & Young 1934
(registered 1935)
Fob medal




L

LA LB LR

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Lawson & Co (probably) 1891..1895 Spoon
Lawson & Co 1896 Flatware, napkin ring, salver, souvenir spoon, tea service Buchanan Street, Glasgow
1903..1921

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
Lindsay & Paisley 1913 Ladle, trophy cup Diamond merchants, manufacturing goldsmiths & silversmiths, Buchanan Street & Gordon Street, Glasgow
Lindsay & Paisley Ltd 1928
Lawrence Aitchison 1840..1859 Flatware

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
J R & W Laing 1895 Presentation key
L B 1821 Caddy spoon
L R & Co 1886 Spoon




M

MC MF MJ MM MS

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Muirhead & Arthur 1855..1891 Flatware Argyle Street, Glasgow
1860
1904
Milne & Campbell c1760..1776 Flatware, salver, sauce boat George Milne & John Campbell
M & C 1823..1824 Flatware
Mitchell & Russell 1819..1839 Flatware, toddy ladle William Mitchell & William Russell
1819..1820
Mitchell & Sons 1823..1825 Decanter label, flatware, tea service
Meyer & Studeli 1925..1927 Imported watch case Watch manufacturers, Solothurn, Switzerland
Miller & Thompson 1898 Salts & spoons set
Mappin & Webb Ltd 1952, 1958, 1962
(registered Jan 1953)
Spoon (part of a set featuring all assay offices) Royal Works, Queens Road, Sheffield
McKay Cunningham & Co (probably) 1888 Spoon Princes Street, Edinburgh

Note: this mark not shown as having been used with a Glasgow assay

John McGilvray & Son 1923..1929 "Iona" silver: brooch, napkin ring, pendant cross, spoon Oban

Listed as McGilvary & Son by Edinburgh Incorporation of Goldsmiths

McLeod & Pollock (probably) 1854 Spoon Jewellers, Argyle Street, Glasgow
M Friedlander & Co (Montague Friedlander) 1909 Pipe mount Wholesale tobacconists & silver mounters, Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow
1909

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
1910
Maurice J Thomas 1937 Napkin ring

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
Muirhead Moffat & Co 1934 Salt Blythswood Street, Glasgow
Murdo MacDonnell Stewart 1938
(registered Mar 1935)
Medal High Street, Elgin
Michael Serebriany 1951
(registered Feb 1950)
Napkin ring Manufacturing jeweller, Glasgow




N

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Northern Goldsmiths Co 1935 Set of 1935 jubilee spoons with all assay office marks Blackett Street, Newcastle upon Tyne




O

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Ollivant & Botsford St Ann Street, Manchester




P

PA PG PH PM PW

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Padgett & Braham Ltd (registered Aug 1961) London, W1
Peter Aitken I 1824..1850
(registered 1808)
Flatware
1854..1855
Peter Aitken II 1861..1868 Spoon
Philip Grierson 1819..1824 Decanter label, flatware
Peter Henderson

Peter Henderson Ltd (from 1930)

1923..1953 Bagpipe fittings, clan badge Bagpipe makers & Highland costumiers, Renfrew Street, Glasgow
1962
Philip Hanson Abbot 1908..1911 Bowl, vase
P M 1849 Spoon
Peter McFarlane 1856..1872 Spoon
P W 1855 Spoon




R

RA RC RD RE RG RH RJ RK RL RM RR RS RT RW

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Roberts & Belk 1935..1957 Quaich, spoons - including multi-hallmark sets for jubilee (1935, 1936) & coronation (1952) Furnival Works, Sheffield
1963

(image courtesy of David Mercer)
R & G D 1875..1880 Box, spoon
Rotherham & Sons Watch manufacturers, Spon Street, Coventry & Holborn Circus, London
R & W Sorley 1887 Basket, bowl, buckle, candlestick, dish, flatware, mustard, napkin ring, presentation trowel, salver, tankard, tea service, toast rack, vase William Sorley & William Steele trading as R & W Sorley, St Vincent Street & Renfield Street, Glasgow; also at Buchanan Street, Glasgow
1895..1938
1893..1905
1909..1917
Robert Allison

Robert Allison & Son (from 1954)

1945..1960
(registered Nov 1941)
Caddy spoon, dirk mount, Iona silver (brooch, spoon), souvenir spoon Robert Allison & James Allison, trading as Robert Allison & Son
1954
D C Rait & Son 1844 Spoon
William Comyns & Sons Ltd (Richard Comyns) 1963
(registered Mar 1964)
Dish Manufacturing silversmiths, Tower Street, London WC2

Registration dated just before closure of the Glasgow Assay Office

R D 1819 Spoon
Robert Drummond 1888 Spoon
Robert Edgar Stone (registered Apr 1959) Garrick Street, London & Garelochhead, Scotland
Robert Gray c1780 Ladle
Robert Gray & Son 1819..1848 Candle snuffer, claret jug, decanter label, flatware, tea service Seen with both square & cut corners
1825..1843
Robert G Lawrie Ltd 1908 Buckle Bagpipe makers & Highland ornament manufacturers, Glasgow
R H 1874 Spoon
J Russell & Co (1894)
R K 1855 Spoon
Robert Luke c1745 Tankard Mentioned in Glasgow records from 1721; died 1752

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
Robert Livingstone Christie 1885 Spoon Mark not illustrated by Edinburgh Goldsmiths Incorporation under Glasgow, but is identical to an Edinburgh-registered mark of R L Christie

Bank Street, Edinburgh

R Macintosh 1932 Trophy Cup Watchmaker & jeweller, Buchanan Street, Glasgow
J Russell & Co (1894)
Robert Rankin (probably) 1898 Souvenir spoon (of Kilmarnock) Kilmarnock

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
R S 1820 Spoon An identical mark noted with Edinburgh hallmarking dated before reopening of Glasgow Assay Office
Robert Scott 1849..1851 Flatware, sauce boat Buchanan Street, Glasgow
1858..1887

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
1927
Robert Scott (probably) 1866 Spoon

(image courtesy of Graham Evans)
Robert Scott (probably) 1891 Fob medal
Robert Stewart 1894 Coffee pot, sauce boat, spoon, tea service, toast rack Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow
1907..1929
1929
R & W Sorley (1893..1905)
R T c1830 Fish slice Possibly Robert Turnbull

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
R T 1863 Spoon
R T 1878 Spoon
Robert Tennant 1884..1887 Brooch, spoon
R W Forsyth Ltd "Highland accessory makers"