Silver Makers' Marks - London Assay Office (G)

G& GA GB GC GD GE GF GG GH GI GJ GK GL GM GN GO GP GQ GR GS GT GU GV GW GX GY GZ

GE

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
George Ellis 1721
(registered Nov 1721)
Spoon
George Ewings (probably) 1806
(registered Jan 1797 & 1803, 1804)
Box Registered as bucklemaker
George Emmerton 1867
(registered Feb 1867)
Jar top
George Edward & Sons (George Edward & Arthur Edward) 1920..1924 Child's spoon & pusher, covered bowl Buchanan Street, Glasgow
George Elliott Bartlett 1840..1843
(registered Apr 1840)
Watch case Case maker
George Edward Grant 1960..1972
(registered 1958)
Caddy spoon, goblet, skewer
Gillian Elizabeth Packard 1969..1975 Spoon, tea strainer Born 1938, died 1997
George Elisha Sumner 1897..1916
(registered Feb 1895)
Frame, locket
G E S 1982 Goblet
G E Walton & Co Ltd (George Edwin Walton) (registered Oct 1902) Hylton Street, Birmingham & Hatton Garden, London




GF

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
G F 1798..1819 Spoon, tongs
George Fox 1862..1908
(registered Mar 1861)
Basket, box, brandy saucepan, caster, coffee pot, cruet, cup & cover, ewer, ink well, jar lid, mustard, pounce pot, salt, spoon, standish, tea kettle, tea service
George Fricker 1902
(registered Mar 1901)
Napkin ring
G F B 1945..1946 Cigarette case, napkin ring
G F L 1994 Letter opener
George Frederick Pinnell 1833..1850
(registered Sep 1830)
Cruet, decanter label, salver, teapot




GG

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
George Garthorne 1693
(free 1680)
Box
George Gray 1782..1806
(registered Oct 1782)
Flatware, jug Often overstruck on the work of Hester and Peter & Ann Bateman
George Gray 1877, 1891..1894
(registered Aug 1876)
Spoon, "Teaette" patent tea infuser

(image courtesy of www.acsilver.co.uk)
Gustave Guilaudet 1880
(registered Mar 1881)
Imported claret jug
George Gillett 1884..1900
(registered Oct 1880)
Bell, decanter label, dish, salt shaker & pepperette
1884
(registered Sep 1890)
George Gilliam 1889..1906
(registered Jun 1884)
Brandy saucepan, coffee pot, knife rests, sauce boat, toast rack Davies Street, London
Geoffrey Guy Bellamy 1956..1958 Bowl, dish, taper stick

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
De Pury, Gautschi & Co (George Guillaume Gautschi) 1913..1915
(registered Feb 1909)
Imported watch case Watch importers, Leadenhall Street, London
George Gates Honour 1904
(registered Nov 1905)
Decanter label
G G Ltd 1990 Imported box
G G over H G 1794 Mustard "Unidentified" by Grimwade. Grimwade notes the mark (without the central pellet) on a 1797 mustard and suggests that it is a c1820 alteration. This 1794 mark is overstamped on a smaller unrecognisable mark.
Grant MacDonald Silversmiths (George Grant MacDonald) 1973..2002 Frame, letter opener, tastevin, tumbler Web site
Sutherland & Roden (George Guirren Rhoden) (registered Sep 1902)
George & Richard Garnett 1817..1819
(registered May 1814)
Box, hunting horn




GH

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
George Hodges 1733
(registered Sep 1728)
Spoon
George Hindmarsh 1736..1743
(registered Dec 1735)
Salver Salver maker
George Hunter II 1822..1834
(registered 1817)
Tea service
George Hammon 1829..1837
(registered Feb 1828)
Watch case Case maker
George Heath 1884
(registered Aug 1884)
Cigar case, vesta
1885
(registered Nov 1884)
Harrison Brothers & Howson (George Howson) 1907..1910 Bowl, caster, salver, teapot Norfolk Street, Sheffield; subsequently Carver Street, Sheffield
1908..1913
(registered May 1896)
G H 1921 Imported box
G-H & Co 1985 Coaster
George Henry Cowell 1910..1925
(registered Feb 1908)
Box, cigarette case, goblet
G H F 1982 Napkin ring
George Hay Gowland 1867
(registered Mar 1867)
Spoon Jeweller & silversmith, Sunderland
G H G 1975 Imported whistle
Hicklenton & Sydal (Howard George Hicklenton and Stanley Phillips) 1933
(registered 1931)
Box
G H James & Co (George Henry James) 1895..1903
(registered Jul 1880)
Box, card case, cigar case, jar lid, vesta, wallet mount Manufacturers of fancy leather goods and dressing bags, Newgate Street, London EC
1906
(registered Mar 1891)

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1910..1911
(registered Jun 1908)
1913..1937
(registered May 1911)
G H P 1978 Candlestick
G H P Ltd 1945 Compact
George Heming & William Chawner I 1779
(registered Nov 1774)
Ayr Gold Cup, dish




GI

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Edward Gibson 1700..1703
(registered Apr 1697)
Spoon
John Gibbons 1703
(registered Apr 1700)
Tankard
Edward Gibbon 1721
(registered Aug 1719)
Tea caddy
George Greenhill Jones 1731..1738
(registered Feb 1726)
Bowl, caster, ladle, pounce pot, sauce boat, saucepan
1739
(registered Jun 1739)
James Gould (1728)

[Note: mark is incomplete - monogram IG is surmounted by a crown]
James Gould (1734..1736)
George Ivory 1847..1850
(registered Jan 1844)
Chamberstick, egg cruet, mug, mustard, paten & chalice, plate, salt, salver, tea service
1854..1860
(registered Jun 1853)

(image courtesy of Julian Ochyra)
Gucci Timepieces (UK) Ltd c2010
(no date letter)
Key ring tag




GJ

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
George Greenhill Jones (1739)
George Jamieson 1839..1862
(registered Apr 1848)
Flatware, tea service Aberdeen

Pieces may also have the Aberdeen mark

Josiah Williams & Co (George Maudsley Jackson & David Landsborough Fullerton) 1897..1914
(registered Mar 1897)
Chamberstick, creamer, cruet, dish, flatware, jug, knife rest, napkin ring, salver, sugar bowl, tea caddy, vase Bristol
George John Hammon 1856..1859
(registered Apr 1856)
Watch case Case maker, Ashby Street, Clerkenwell, London
Georg Jensen Ltd 1931..1967 Imported items: bangle, bookmark, bowl, brooch, condiments set, egg cup, flatware, medallion, money clip, necklace, spoon Danish manufacturer & importer, New Bond Street, London

First mark also seen with square rather than cut corners.

1959..1979

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
1965..1982

(image courtesy of Yellowhill Silver)
1975
George John Oliphant 1859..1860
(registered Dec 1856)
Watch case Case maker

A similar mark registered Mar 1865 by George John Oram, case maker, with smaller cut corners and no stops:
G J O

1869..1881
(registered Jul 1868)
George James Thickbroom 1877..1880
(registered Dec 1874)
Watch case Case maker, Clerkenwell, London
1883..1887
(registered Dec 1875)