Silver Makers' Marks - London Assay Office (S)

S& SA SB SC SD SE SF SG SH SI SJ SK SL SM SN SO SP SQ SR SS ST SU SV SW SX SY SZ

SD

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Sandilands Drinkwater c1738
(registered Jan 1735)
Baby's rattle, decanter label
c1740
(unregistered)
Samuel Davenport 1785..1797
(registered Mar 1786)
Spoon
Samuel Dutton 1823
(registered May 1823)
Basket Registered as a plateworker

A similar mark registered Jul 1808 by Samuel Davis, smallworker

Sybil Dunlop 1921..1933 Bowl, flatware, quaich, tea service Art jeweller & silversmith, Church Street, Kensington, London W

Mark also seen without stop between letters

M Dreyfus

subsequently
George Dreyfuss & Co

subsequently
Moise Dreyfuss Ltd

1926, 1950 Imported watch case Moise, George & Sylvain Dreyfus trading as M Dreyfus, watch manufacturers, Moorfield, London EC2
2001 Bracelet
Stuart Devlin 1971..1989 Box, candlestick, goblet, mug, souvenir / limited edition items

(image courtesy of David Mercer)
S D 1978 Bracelet
Samuel & Edward Davenport 1793..1805
(registered Apr 1794)
Caster, creamer, mug, teapot
Stewart Dawson & Co Ltd (registered Nov 1907) Egg cup, menu holder, napkin ring, pepperette, salt, sucrier Goldsmiths, silversmiths & diamond merchants, Regent Street & Hatton Garden, London
1910..1930
(registered Jul 1909)
1914
1915
(registered Aug 1914)
Sharman Dermott Neill; Sharman D Neill Ltd (from 1907) 1908..1917
(registered Apr 1903)
Flatware Donegall Place, Belfast
Silvercraft & Design Studios 1967 Creamer




SE

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Samuel Eaton 1762..1766
(registered Feb 1759 & 1761 to 1768)
Spoon Pellets both present and absent in registered marks
Samuel Eaton (probably) 1775 Mug Included by Grimwade as "?Samuel Eaton" in Unregistered Marks, but most likely listed in the missing 1758-1773 Largeworkers' Register

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
Stephen Einhorn Ltd 2003 Bracelet Upper Street, Islington, London

Web site

Se (possibly?) 1977 Ingot pendant
Samuel Elijah Culver 1881..1884
(registered Oct 1880)
Box, scent bottle
S E L 2008 Spoon




SF

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Samuel Freeman 1862..1880
(registered Aug 1862)
Watch case Case maker, Trafalgar Street & (later) Hertford Terrace, Coventry
Samuel Foskett 1890..1906
(registered Sep 1886)
Thimble Thimble maker, Great Sutton Street, Clerkenwell, London EC
1894..1899
(registered Apr 1894)
Henry Symes Shorland Fooks 1891
(registered Sep 1891)
Book mount Stationer, writing & dressing case maker, East Street, Brighton, Sussex
S F 1932..1933 Compact
Fenton Brothers (Samuel Fenton & Alfred John Fenton) (registered Apr 1888) Sheffield

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
Fenton Brothers (Samuel Fenton & William Staniforth) (registered Nov 1893)
Schwob Freres & Co 1927..1928 Imported watch case Watch makers, La Chaux de Fonds, Switzerland
S F Ltd 1991 Frame




SG

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Samuel Green 1723..1724
(registered Jun 1721)
Spoon
Samuel Godbehere 1785
(registered Nov 1784)
Spoon


(image courtesy of Joanie's House of Treasures)

R & S Garrard & Co (Sebastian Henry Garrard)

Garrard & Co Ltd (from 1914)

1901..1948
(registered Apr 1901)
Bowl, box, caster, cigarette case, flatware, inkwell, matchbox holder, plate, quaich, tea service, toast rack, trophy cup Haymarket, London

(image courtesy of John Glass, grandson)
Stanley Glass 1968 Napkin ring, vase In the 1960s, after retiring, Glass enrolled in silversmithing classes at Chelmsford Technical College. Over a 5 to 6-year period he probably made a few dozen small pieces.
S G 1975 Tea service
S G 1977 Ingot pendant
Stephen Cooper 2000 Ring
Sussex Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd 1936 One of a set of teaspoons with all 6 British Assay Office marks - manufactured by Roberts & Belk, Sheffield Pavilion Buildings, Castle Square, Brighton, Sussex
Samuel Godbehere & Edward Wigan 1787..1800
(registered Sep 1786)
Decanter label, flatware, jug, mug, mustard, tankard, teapot
1786..1792
(registered Sep 1786)
Samuel Godbehere, Edward Wigan & James Boult 1800..1817
(registered Mar 1800)
1804 This version of the mark not shown in Grimwade
Samuel Godbehere & James Boult 1815, 1818
(registered Sep 1818)
S G H 1975 Caddy spoon
S G Ltd 1996..2003 Book mark, wick trimmer
Sylvia Grace Murphy 1981
(registered 1974)
Decanter label
George Smith (I) & Samuel Smith (III) (1752)
Samuel & George Whitford 1802..1806
(registered Jul 1802)
Bowl, decanter label, egg cruet




SH

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
S H 1689 Box This mark shown by Jackson, but not identified
Samuel Hood 1694..1695 Monteith
Alice Sheene 1703
(registered Apr 1700)
Salver, tankard
Thomas Shermer 1718
(registered Sep 1717)
Caster
Samuel Hitchcock 1723..1730
(registered Oct 1720)
Spoon
Samuel Hutton 1725..1738
(registered Oct 1724)
Spoon Hutton is presumed to have died in 1740 as his (presumed) widow Sarah Hutton registerd a mark (SH, crown over) Jun 1740
1739
(registered Jan 1740)
Samuel Holmes 1746..1747
(registered Dec 1734)
Spoon
Samuel Herbert 1747..1748
(registered Oct 1747)
Salver
Solomon Hougham 1792..1818
(registered Feb 1793 & 1812)
Chamberstick, flatware, goblet, salt, salver, sauce boat, teapot Brother of Charles Hougham
Simon Harris 1808
(registered Oct 1795)
Box Also registered a mark in a rectangular punch with cut corners Oct 1795:
S·H
Samuel Hennell 1811..1818
(registered Jun 1811)
Teapot, toast rack
Henry Stuart (registered 1858)
Samuel H Hayne 1863..1864
(registered Jan 1864)
Flatware, salt
Samuel Hardy 1884..1902
(registered Oct 1877)
Goblet, mug, napkin ring
Henry Stratford (1888..1899)
Solomon Herz & Co 1890..1892
(registered Jan 1891)
Imported items: box, glass holder
Harold Stabler (1929)
S H 1977 Ingot pendant
S H 1982 Spoon
Hersey Silversmiths (Simon Hersey) 2009..2015 Candlestick, coaster
S H C 1952 Spoon
Samuel Hayne & Dudley Cater 1835..1836
(registered Jul 1836)
Butter dish, decanter label, flatware, mug, salt, salver, tea service, toast rack Successors to a business founded in 1756 by Thomas Wallis; closed in 1865.
1837..1843
(registered Apr 1837)
1841..1853
(registered May 1842)
1844..1859
(registered Oct 1842)
1844..1864
(registered Dec 1844)
Deakin & Francis (Stephen Henry Deakin & John Horace Francis) 1903
(registered Jun 1894)
Box
Samuel Herbert & Co 1751..1786
(registered Nov 1750)
Basket, dish, dish cross, mustard, skewer, tea caddy, tureen Note: the name of Herbert's partner, H B, is unkown
Samuel Hennell & John Terry 1814..1815
(registered Apr 1814)
Coffee pot, cruet, fork, salt
Solomon Hougham, Solomon Royes & John East Dix 1817..1818
(registered Sep 1817)
Cruet stand, flatware
S H W 1977 Caddy spoon




SI

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
John Sutton (1672..1690)
Francis Singleton 1700
(registered Apr 1697)
Tazza
SI 1972 Box
Stokes & Ireland Ltd (William Henry Stokes & Arthur George Ireland) (registered Aug 1893) Caster, cigarette case, ink stand, mustard Great Hampton Street, Birmingham
1895..1908
(registered Mar 1896)
Samuel Laundy & Jeffery Griffith (1731)
Sir John Bennett Ltd 1932..1937 Butter shell, dish, napkin ring, sauce boat, spoon, tazza, tea service, toast rack
Henry & John Sweet (c1804)