Silver Makers' Marks - London Assay Office (D)

D& DA DB DC DD DE DF DG DH DI DJ DK DL DM DN DO DP DQ DR DS DT DU DV DW DX DY DZ

D&

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments

Mark is D&Co over LD
Dibdin & Co Ltd 1927 Salt
D & D 1968..1970 Dish
Daniel & John Wellby (1883..1893)
D & J Wellby Ltd (1910..1939)
D & J Wellby Ltd (1950)
D & J Wellby Ltd (1959)
D & M Davis (1908)
D R & S (1984..1991)
Duncan & Scobbie (registered Mar 1914)
Dimmer & Son 1936 Beaker George Dimmer & George Dimmer Jnr trading as Dimmer & Son, Eastgate Row, Chester




DA

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Isaac Davenport 1697..1699
(registered Apr 1697)
Flatware
1713
(registered Feb 1705)
Isaac Dalton 1714..1716
(registered Dec 1711)
Spoon
David Aitken (registered Feb 1905) Silversmith, Ely Place, Holborn, London EC
Daniel Arthur Acland 1953..1954 Creamer, sucrier Kingston-Upon-Thames, Surrey
David A Bowles 1987..2007 Ladle, menu holder, napkin ring, novelty box
D A L 1978 Butter knife




DB

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
David Bell 1760..1765
(registered Nov 1756)
Pen tray, salver
David Bridge 1886..1897
(registered Jul 1885)
Imported items: box, beaker, creamer, jug, spoon, tea strainer
Doubar Ltd 1990..1995 Letter opener, pincushion Wholesalers and importers of jewellery, Letchworth, Hertfordshire

Ceased trading 2006

De Beers 1988 Dish (produced for company's centenary)
D B 1997..1998 Letter opener, salt
Dyas Beverley Hampton 1932..1963 Box, cigarette case, compact, table lighter Dulwich, London SW
D B P 1980..1991 Candlestick, coaster, decanter label, spoon, tea strainer
Dimier Brothers 1911..1930
(registered May 1907)
Imported watch case Watch manufacturers (Switzerland) & merchants, Cannon Street, London & La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland
1918..1919
(registered Jul 1907)
Down Brothers 1935..1946 Medical instruments




DC

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Daniel Cary 1614..1634 Spoon Free 1604

(mark is D C in conjoined circles)
David Clayton (registered Jul 1720) Miniature saucepan Maker of toys & miniatures
Daniel Chapman 1739
(registered Sep 1729)
Plate
D C 1974 Box
Derby College of Arts 1962..1983 Candle holder, ladle, spoon, vase
D C Bs 1951..1971 Dressing table set, goblet
D C K 1977..1978 Medallion, pendant (key-shaped)

(image courtesy of Mark Ashcroft)
D C M 1947 Candle snuffer
Desmond Clen-Murphy 1976 Commemorative goblet

(image courtesy of David Mercer)
D C R 1855 Spoon This mark is not shown in Grimwade or Culme so is assumed to be unregistered. It is probably the mark of David Crichton Rait of Glasgow.




DD

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Daniel Denny 1799..1803
(registered Jul 1786 & 1799)
Salt, salver
D D 1977 Ingot pendant
D & M Davis (David & Maurice Davis) 1896
(registered Jan 1896)
Candlestick, teapot Livery Street, Birmingham
1908
(registered Sep 1906)