Silver Makers' Marks - London Assay Office (J)

J& JA JB JC JD JE JF JG JH JI JJ JK JL JM JN JO JP JQ JR JS JT JU JV JW JX JY JZ

JL

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Jeremiah Lee (1742)
John Luff (1743..1744)
John Lampfert 1764..1773 Ladle, marrow scoop, spoon Mark normally found on spoons
1767..1773
(registered Jan 1749)
Joseph Lock 1775..1776
(registered May 1775)
Cup, salt, tankard, teapot

(image courtesy of David Mercer)
Jacob Levi c1784..1791
(registered Oct 1784)
Spoon
John Linnit 1815..1820
(registered Apr 1815)
Box, spoon, vinaigrette
1822
(registered Oct 1821)
1822, 1835
(registered Jan 1824)

(image courtesy of Joanie's House of Treasures)
John Linnit (probably) 1825..1828 Box This mark not shown by either Grimwade or Jackson
J L 1879 Watch case Mark not shown by Culme - seen with James Jackson's mark
Jacob Langleben 1898..1899
(registered Jan 1890)
Candlestick, kiddush cup
J C L (1935..1966)
J Ltd 1977 Pendant
J Ltd 1979 Ingot pendant
J L E 1969..1972 Bowl
Lezard & Son (Joseph & Edward Lezard) 1881
(registered Jan 1878)
Watch case Watch importers & general merchants, Holborn Viaduct, London EC
John Le Gallais 1845..1861
(registered Apr 1849)
Chalice, creamer, ladle, mug, salver, spoon Goldsmith, jeweller, watch and clockmaker, Broad Street, St Helier, Jersey

Third mark not shown by Culme, but assumed to be Le Gallais

1848..1850
(registered Apr 1849)
1850, 1855
Judah Louis Rosenthal 1880
(registered Jul 1879)
Box
J L K 1977 Pickle fork




JM

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments

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Jesse McFarlan c1740
(registered 1739)
Tongs Widow of John Mackfarlen (mark registered 1739) and mother of John McFarlan II (mark registered 1777)
James Manners 1741
James Morison (1746..1755)
John Moore 1759..1761
(registered Jan 1758)
Cup, tankard
Jeremiah Mince 1818..1819
(registered Apr 1805)
Watch case Case maker, Norman Street, St Luke's, London
John Meek 1821..1828
(registered Aug 1821)
Flatware
James Melvill 1821..1827
(registered Apr 1822)
Watch case Case maker, Spencer Street, Clerkenwell, London

Also registered an incuse mark without pellet Sep 1814

1822
(registered Apr 1822)
J M 1824 Spoon May be John Meek but Grimwade only mentions a mark with pellet for Meek (see above)
John Manger 1882..1885
(registered Nov 1878)
Clock, watch case Case maker, Holborn Circus, London
1899
(registered Jan 1899)

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Joseph Morpurgo 1892
(registered Sep 1892)
Imported dish "Foreign agent"

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Joseph Minden 1906
(registered Jul 1898)
Souvenir spoon
J M 1988 Spoon
John Manasseh 2001 Beaker
Johnson, Matthey & Co 1946..1960 Pencil Suppliers of silver pen & pencil tubing to Yard-O-Led
J M & Co 1974..1975 Napkin ring
J M & S 2014 Animal model
John Millward Banks 1896..1899
(registered Jan 1891)
Card case, match striker, souvenir spoon Northampton Street, Birmingham
(registered Sep 1903)

Note: mark is JM over CB
(image courtesy of David Mercer)
John Mechin & Charles Bazin 1864
(registered Jan 1864)
Jar lid
John Michael Driver 1972 Box, spoon
J M H 1983..2001 Box, letter opener
James McKnight 1905
(registered Dec 1894)
Case maker, Norfolk Street, Coventry

(image courtesy of www.20thcenturysilver.co.uk)
Jacqueline Marion Kitching 1983 Spoon
Joan MacKarell 1993..1998 Bookmark, box
Jo Malone (London) 2013 Matchbox holder
J M Ltd 1979 Money clip
J M M 1977 Napkin ring
J M over M G 1972..1975 Bowl
J M N 1966..1977 Bottle coaster, candle holder
J M R 1967 Imported items: bottle stopper, coaster
Spink & Son (1890..1891)
Joyce Margaret Sharp 1977 Decanter label
Aurum Ltd (John M Willmin) 1973 Limited edition commemorative goblet, matchbox holder
Jane M Watling 1991 Napkin ring Church Street, Lacock, Wiltshire

Daughter of Graham Watling





JN

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Thomas Nash I (1770..1772)
Joseph Norton 1843
(registered Jan 1843)
Watch case Case maker
James Neale 1861..1869
(registered Apr 1862)
Watch case Case maker, Ryley Street & Hill Street, Coventry
Jules Nordmann 1878
(registered Jun 1877)
Watch case Case maker, Hatton Garden, London
Julius Nussbaum (registered Sep 1883) Stick mounter, Fore Street, London EC
J N 1983 Napkin ring

(Mark is JN&RD)

Jordan & Raybould (Edwin Jordan & Harry Raybould) 1903..1904
(registered Nov 1898)
Pencil holder, ruler
J Nowill & Sons (registered Nov 1908) Scotland Street, Sheffield
James Neale & Samuel Freeman 1857..1861
(registered Aug 1856)
Watch case Case makers
J N B 1927..1929 Imported box
J N B 1970 Candelabra
J N Kuhn & Co 1907
(registered Nov 1900)
Chatelaine note pad Manufacturers & importers of fancy goods, Shaftesbury Avenue, London
J N Lowe (Sheffield) Ltd 1977 Dish
Mappin & Webb (John Newton Mappin) 1882..1897
(registered Jan 1882)
Bowl, box, buckle, caddy spoon, claret jug, creamer, dressing table set, flatware, mug, napkin ring, salt, tazza, teapot, vanity jar top Royal Cutlery Works, Norfolk Street, Sheffield
1883 (registered Feb 1884)
1884..1892
(registered Feb 1883)
1887..1897
(registered Oct 1886)

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1889
Mappin & Webb (John Newton Mappin & George Webb) 1867..1877
(registered Feb 1866)
J N T 1953 Spoon




JO

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Lawrence Jones (1707..1713)
J C or J O (c1765)
James Oliver 1857..1888
(registered Oct 1854 & 1869, 1883, 1888, 1889)
Watch case Case maker, Clerkenwell, London
Jacobes J Oosterbaan 1878
(registered Apr 1878)
Dish with repoussť decoration of a Dutch-style scene, salt & spoon
J O 1923..1924 Box mount, clock, purse mount
J O A 1977 Napkin ring
J O B 2002 Spoon

(image courtesy of www.20thcenturysilver.co.uk)
Judith Oriole Craven 1994 Spoon
J O G 1938..1939 Box, cigarette case
J O P F 1935 Dish




JP

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
John Pollock 1739..1754
(registered Jun 1739)
Coffee pot, sauce boat
John Payne 1750..1774
(registered Apr 1751)
Coffee pot, hot water jug, mug, tankard, tumbler
James Perry 1764
(registered Mar 1763)
Sauce boat
James Payne 1825..1833
(registered Oct 1824 & 1833)
Flatware Spoon maker
Joseph Price 1826
(registered Aug 1821)
Decanter label Smallworker
Josiah Piercy I 1828..1833
(registered Jan 1828)
Flatware Spoon maker

Similar marks registered by:
  • Joseph Perkins II, smallworker (Mar 1834)
  • John Parker III, smallworker (Dec 1836)
Joseph Potter 1831
(registered May 1827)
Watch case Case maker, Ironnonger Row, London
Josiah Piercy II 1863..1864
(registered Apr 1864)
Spoon
John William Page 1894..1911
(registered Dec 1892)
Cruet, mustard, trophy cup
James Parkes 1899..1910
(registered Jun 1897)
Candlestick, coffee pot, decanter label, dish, grape shears, ink stand, jug, sauce boat, spoon, tea service, tea strainer, toast rack Vigo Street, London W

Note: minor variations noted on both marks

J Parkes & Co 1918..1968
(registered Oct 1914)
John Pinches 1938 Collectors' limited editions (e.g. spoons), decanter label, medal Albert Embankment, London SE11 (until c1956) & St Luke's Avenue, London SW4

A limited company from 1943


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John Pinches (Medallists) Ltd 1948
1953, 1966..1976
1971..1978

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John Pinches (Medallists) Ltd (probably) 1965 Dish
John Pound & Co 1905..1909
(registered Oct 1904)
Flask, jar top Leadenhall Street, London, Piccadilly, London & Strand, London
J Parkes & Co (1918..1968)
John Paul Cooper 1927..1932
(registered Oct 1912)
Dish, spoon, vase
P C & J D (probably) (1982)
J P Co Ltd 1928 Pen

(image courtesy of www.acsilver.co.uk)
Pairpoint Brothers (John & Frank Pairpoint) 1878..1908
(registered Feb 1879)
Bowl, coaster, coffee pot, dish ring, jug, salver, spoon, tea caddy, teapot, vase
John Pope Genge 1883..1897 Spoon, tongs St Helier, Jersey

Mark also seen on Exeter silver before the Exeter assay office closed in 1882.

This mark not shown in Culme

J P W 1982 Brooch