Silver Makers' Marks - London Assay Office (I)

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IM

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
John Millington 1720..1724
(registered Jun 1720)
Spoon
1730
(registered Jun 1728)
James Manners 1734..1736
(registered Apr 1734)
Creamer, cruet, mug, tea kettle
1741
(registered Jun 1739)
Jacob Marsh 1743..1745
(registered Apr 1744)
Candlestick, mug
James Morison 1746..1755
(registered May 1740)
Salver
John Muns 1754..1767
(registered Mar 1753 & 1757)
Coffee pot, creamer, salt Died 1768
John Moore (1759..1761)
I M 1763..1770 Mug, sauce boat, salt, tankard
John Muns (probably) 1765 Salt
Jacob Marsh or John Moore 1766..1778 Coffee pot, creamer, cup, sauce boat, skewer, spoon, tankard, teapot Unregistered mark - attribution by Grimwade
John Mewburn 1793..1822
(registered Oct 1793)
Chamberstick, covered dish, plate, pounce pot, salver
1823..1826
(registered Mar 1823)
James Mince 1795..1803
(registered Feb 1790)
Fish slice, mustard, pepperette, teapot
Jonah Mince 1802
(registered Nov 1793 & 1800)
Watch case Case maker, Norman Street, St Luke's, London
John Merry (probably) 1804..1815
(registered Jul 1789 & Nov 1799)
Caster, creamer Registered as smallworker

Also registered a mark without pellet Jan 1782

John Marsh 1816
(registered Nov 1814)
Watch case Case maker, Clerkenwell Green, London
Jeremiah Mince (1818..1819)
Isaac Manheim 1899..1902
(registered Nov 1895)
Imported items: bowl, spoon, vase
I over M 1983 Imported box
John Mortimer & John Samuel Hunt 1839..1843
(registered Dec 1839)
Dish, epergne, plate, salt, tea service
1842
(registered Dec 1839)
John McFerlan 1783..1787
(registered Mar 1762)
Flatware

(image courtesy of www.petercameronantiquesilver.com)
John MacGregor 1842
(registered Jan 1817)
Badge Charterhouse Square, London
John Martin Harding 1824..1835
(registered Jan 1825 & 1830, 1836)
Watch case Case maker
I M H 1985..1987 Box
I M O 1984 Imported sugar scoop
Spink & Son (John Marshall Spink) 1890..1891
(registered May 1887)
Box, caster, cigarette case, dish, flatware, fob medal, matchbox holder, pepperette Piccadilly & Gracechurch Street, London
1894..1921
(registered Mar 1892)
I M V 1995 Napkin ring
Isaac Millar Wilkinson 1898
(registered May 1894)
Salver
James Mince & William Hodgkins 1780
(registered Nov 1780)
Caster




IN

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
John Newton 1728
(registered Apr 1726)
Tea caddy
Joseph Newcomb 1782..1783
(registered Oct 1775)
Spoon
John Nevill 1802
(registered Nov 1786 & further dates to 1806)
Watch case Case maker, Clerkenwell, London

(image courtesy of Tony Ellis Antiques)
I N 1789 or 1809 Tongs Marks not illustrated in Grimwade, but IN registered by John Nixon, bucklemaker, Apr 1789, Nov 1802, Sep 1807 & Oct 1815, only the 1789 mark with cut corners
I N 1810..1816 Flatware, mug
V over I N & T H (1792)




IO

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Lawrence Jones (1707..1713)
George Greenhill Jones 1723
(registered Dec 1719)
Mug
Orlando Jackson (1771..1775)
John Orme II 1802..1811
(registered Apr 1796)
Flatware, knife blade
Im Obersteg & Co 1907..1915
(registered Mar 1908)
Imported watch case Forwarding agents & continental carriers, Aldersgate Street, London




IP

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
John Pollock (1739..1754)
John Payne (1750..1774)
John Preist 1750..1751
(registered Jun 1748)
Candlestick
John Perry 1758
(registered Mar 1757)
Candlestick, taperstick
1758 "Unregistered" [Grimwade]. Mark presumably recorded in the missing 1758-1773 Largeworkers' Register
James Phipps I 1775
(registered May 1767)
Decanter label, spoon
1785
(registered Feb 1772)
Joseph Preedy 1786..1791
(registered Feb 1777)
Creamer, teapot
John Priestman 1785
(registered Feb 1786)
Spoon Listed by Grimwade as a spoon maker, but this mark could also be Joseph Preedy
John Pritchard 1799..1802
(registered Oct 1788 & 1780, 1789, 1799)
Buckle, spoon First marks registered as bucklemaker; 1799 mark registered as smallworker
Jonathan Perkins I 1800
(registered Aug 1800)
Spoon
I P 1821 Spoon Mark not found in Grimwade or Jackson
John Philip Acklam 1834
(registered Sep 1832 & 1837)
Masonic jewel
John Phillips 1839..1840
(registered Apr 1838)
Watch case Case maker

Note: similar marks registered by John Phillips Jr, gold worker, 1837 & 1839

John Parker I & Edward Wakelin 1763..1774
(registered c1759)
Basket, plate, salver, saucepan, tea kettle & burner
Pierre Gillois (1757..1781)
Josiah & George Piercy 1811..1818
(registered Jan 1812)
Flatware
Jonathan Perkins I & Jonathan Perkins II 1795..1799
(registered Aug 1795)
Spoon, tongs Father & son
Pittway Brothers (John & William Pittway) 1859..1863
(registered May 1860)
Box, dish, jar lid




IR

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
I R 1693 Tankard Possibly John Ruslen; attribution by Jackson
John Robinson II 1738
(registered Feb 1738)
Mug, salver, tray
1741..1765
(registered Jul 1739)
John Romer 1764..1771 Epergne, salver, vase Unregistered mark

A similar mark (same punch shape, but with pellet) registered Feb 1762 by John Radburn

John Robins 1775..1806
(registered Oct 1774)
Cup, coffee pot & stand, goblet, jug, mustard, plate, salt, tea caddy, teapot This (or very similar mark) registered by:
  • James Reasey (Oct 1769)
  • John Robert (Oct 1795)
  • John Rotton (Mar 1797)
John Rich 1789..1810
(registered Jun 1765)
Decanter label
John Reily 1801..1822
(registered Feb 1801)
Box, decanter label, nutmeg grater, teapot
1823..1825
(registered Jun 1823)
James Richards 1793..1809
(registered Jan 1762 & 1774, 1784)
Watch case Case maker
1806..1819
(registered Feb 1790 & 1798, 1802, 1813, 1816)
John Robert Harris 1843..1848
(registered Dec 1842)
Flatware, teapot