Silver Makers' Marks - Birmingham Assay Office (A)

A& AA AB AC AD AE AF AG AH AI AJ AK AL AM AN AO AP AQ AR AS AT AU AV AW AX AY AZ

AP

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Albert Platnauer 1885 Fob medal Jeweller, Vyse Street, Birmingham
1895
A P 1921 Box
Alvic Products Ltd 1947..1950
(registered Feb 1947)
Tea service Harford Street, Birmingham & Lancaster Works, Camden Street, Birmingham
Ainsworth, Pembrook & Co 1907..1908
(registered Feb 1906)
Spoon, tongs
Arthur Price & Co Ltd 1924
(registered Jul 1926)
Flatware, napkin ring
1928..1959
(registered Jul 1926)
A P H 1978 Box
Asprey & Co




AR

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Adolph Ries (probably) 1885 Watch case An identical mark registered by Adolph Ries, case maker, at the London Assay Office Jul 1884; Ries also registered a mark with stop at the Birmingham Assay Office Sep 1884:
A.R
A Round 1910..1929
(registered Oct 1910 & Mar 1928)
Basket, box, dish
Alexander Ritchie 1919 Iona silver: flatware, letter opener Ritchie died in 1941

Sometimes with Iona mark:

(cameo as above, or incuse)

1933..1941
A R 1993 Cuff links, ingot pendant
A Roden & Son 1922..1949 Badge, fob medal, spoon, trophy cup Hatton Garden, London
A R Horder & Co 1935..1947
(registered Feb 1940)
Cigarette case, dish Silversmiths & electroplaters, Hylton Street, Birmingham
Anthony Thurman (probably) 1976 Spoon Spoon has "Anthony Thurman" cast into the handle near hallmark




AS

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Albert Sydenham 1882..1894 Brooch, cigar case, fob medal, jar top, vesta Frederick Street, Birmingham

Cigar case marked:
A.SYDENHAM'S
PATENT 21272

1893
1895..1897
1900..1912
1901..1912
Albert Sydenham (probably) 1896..1914 Fob medal, souvenir spoon, vesta

(image courtesy of Graham Evans)
A S 1908 Fob medal
Adolph Scott

Adolph Scott Ltd (after c1933)

1926 Caster, cigarette case, cocktail stick, napkin ring, salver, sauce boat, spoon, tea service, toast rack Great Hampton Street, Birmingham
1928..1947
1957
Alexander Scott 1934..1938 Jug, mustard, napkin ring, sauce boat, teapot Jeweller, Buchanan Street, Glasgow
A S 1942 Cigarette case
A S 1950 Fork, spoon
Alexander Smith 1958..1990
(registered Mar 1954)
Caddy spoon, candelabra, candle stick, decanter label, goblet Spencer Street, Birmingham
A S 1958..1962 Souvenir spoon
Argyll Silver 1987..1998
(registered May 1978)
Candlestick, claret jug, decanter label
Andrew Swingler (probably) 1993 Decanter label Onich, Fort William, Inverness-shire, Scotland
A S & Co 1924..1934 Fob medal, souvenir spoon
A S L 2005 Novelty cruet
Angora Silver Plate Co Ltd 1932..1973
(registered Jul 1921)
Flatware, mug, napkin ring, tea strainer Regent Street, Birmingham & Hatton Garden, London EC1




AT

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Alfred Taylor 1853..1870
(registered Nov 1851)
Box, card case, decanter label, etui, fruit knife, vesta, vinaigrette
Rozenzweig, Taitelbaum & Co (Aaron Taitelbaum) (probably) 1912..1920 Kiddush cup
Ainsworth, Taylor & Co 1898..1904
(registered Jan 1896)
Napkin ring, spoon Spencer Street, Birmingham
A T Cannon Ltd 1968..1971 Candlestick, condiment set, goblet, vase
1971..1986
(registered Oct 1971)
A T D 1930 Clock
A T W Colley 1945
(registered Apr 1940)
Box




AU

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
A U 1908 Fob medal




AV

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
A V B Taylor 1947
(registered Feb 1945)
Napkin ring




AW

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Alfred Wigley 1895..1899
(registered Nov 1874)
Sovereign case, watch case Terrace Road, Birmingham
A Willis & Co 1904..1905 Salt, souvenir spoon, watch stand Hatton Garden, London
A W 1905 Vesta
Arthur Wall 1926 Fork Manufacturing jeweller, Northampton Street, Birmingham
A Wilcox 1930..1952 Box, cigarette case, dish, flask, mustard, napkin ring, tea service, toast rack, tongue depressor Alfred Nathan Andrews & Harry Stanley Andrews trading as A Wilcox, Nursery Road, Hockley, Birmingham
A Witting 1929..1931 Thimble Hatton Garden, London
A W Abrahams 1893
(registered May 1890)
Part of a pipe
A W Crosbee & Co
(Arthur Walter Crosbee)
1904..1906 Badge, cigarette case, matchbook holder, vesta Vyse Street, Birmingham
A W Crosbee & Sons Ltd 1931..1941
A W Gamage Ltd 1905..1906, 1919 Brush, fob medal, candlestick, cigarette case, matchbox holder, pin tray Holborn, London EC1
1913..1926
Arthur Willmore Pennington 1890..1891 Box, brush, caster, hair curler, pepperette, thermometer, vanity jar top, vase rim Northampton Street, Birmingham; later Augusta Street, Birmingham
1901..1922
(registered May 1901)
A W R 1977 Ingot pendant




AY

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Albert Yewdall 1907..1913 Watch case Lovell Street, Leeds