Silver Makers' Marks - Birmingham 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

JT

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
John Tongue 1832
(registered Jul 1831)
Brooch, christening set, decanter label, mug, spectacle frame, vinaigrette Summer Row, Birmingham; Parade, Birmingham (1838); Howard Street, Birmingham (1854)
1844..1846
(registered Jul 1844)
1845..1861
(registered Jul 1846)
1848
(registered Jul 1831)
1864..1865
(registered Mar 1863)
J T 1882 Watch case
Julien Tripplin (registered Dec 1882) Watch maker, Bartlett's Buildings, Holborn Circus, London EC

(image courtesy of Graham Evans)
James Thornton (probably) 1885 Fob medal Jeweller, Guest Street, Hockley Hill, Birmingham
J T 1890..1904 Dish, vanity jar lid, vesta
J T 1895..1902 Box, vesta
J T 1903..1906 Napkin ring, spoon
John Taylor & Co 1920..1963
(registered 1922)
Badge, condiments set, cup, fob medal, goblet, spoon, tea service, trophy cup John Cyril Taylor & William Charles Taylor trading as John Taylor & Co, silversmiths & medal makers, Ely Place, Charterhouse Street, London EC1
1938
1926..1942
John Taylor (Silversmiths) Ltd 1984..1990 Decanter label, wine bottle stopper Successors (from c1958) to John Taylor & Co
John Thompson & Sons 1899..1928 Brooch, brush, fob medal, napkin clip, napkin ring, sovereign case, spoon, vesta Clerkenwell Road, London

(image courtesy of Mark Ashcroft)
John Troup & Sons (probably) 1904 Blotter Hatton Garden, London
J T Deeley Ltd 1947..1982
(registered Apr 1946)
Money clip, mug, napkin ring, souvenir spoon, tea service Warstone Lane, Birmingham
J T J 1908, 1930 Cigarette case, gold locket
Hukin & Heath (John Thomas Heath & John Hartshorne Middleton)

subsequently Hukin & Heath Ltd

1893..1909
(registered Jan 1887)
Basket, claret jug, decanter, napkin ring, plate, spoon, toast rack Great Charles Street, Birmingham




JV

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
J V 1899 Jar lid
Joseph Vale 1946
(registered Aug 1945)
Cigarette case




JW

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Joseph Willmore 1797..1844 Box, buckle, decanter label, flatware, fruit knife, ink stand, nutmeg grater, tray, vinaigrette From Aug 1834 this mark used by the partnership of Joseph Willmore, John Yapp & John Woodward. Yapp & Woodward registered their "Y&W" mark May 1845.
1823..1843
1831
1834..1835
J W 1825 Watch case This mark not shown in the early Birmingham hallmarks database, but a similar mark with a plain stop registered Nov 1821 by John Wells, casemaker, Spon Street, Coventry
J W 1825..1827 Decanter label A similar mark without the stop registered Nov 1826 by John Wilkinson, Mount Street, Birmingham
J W 1838..1842 Watch case This mark not shown in the early Birmingham hallmarks database
James Walker (registered Oct 1849) Case maker, Albert Street, Coventry

A similar mark registered by Joseph Walton, case maker, Dec 1874 (top of central part of W level with top of letter)

Joseph Walton 1883..1895
(registered Jan 1882 & Feb 1910)
Sovereign case, watch case Upper Charles Street, London EC
1883..1884
J W 1883..1887 Watch case A similar mark with serif letters and no stop registered Nov 1882 by James Widmer, watch importer, Holborn Viaduct, London EC
Joseph Whitten (probably) 1883..1897
(registered Apr 1882)
Box, bracelet, card case, napkin ring, pepperette, purse, salt, spoon, vesta Similar marks registered Feb 1881 by J Walker, whip mount maker, and Sep 1881 by James Wheeler, jeweller.
John Edward Wilmot 1888..1911
(registered Jan 1899)
Basket, bowl, box, brush, butter knife, cigarette case, decanter label, dish, mug, napkin ring, note case, spectacles case, vesta Hylton Street, Birmingham
J Wiseman 1895..1920
(registered Sep 1893)
Salt & spoon, vase rim
J W 1901 Bookmark, button, frame
1912..1924
J W 1902 Spectacle case
J Whiston 1903
(registered Jul 1903)
Vesta
Joseph Wilson 1906
(registered Oct 1896)
Matchbox holder Matchbox maker

(image courtesy of Graham Evans)
J W 1906, 1932 Fob medal
Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Ltd 1981 Silver-mounted Wedgwood items: box, napkin ring, spoon
1983
J W 1988 Nutmeg grater
James Woods & Sons 1901..1926 Box, coaster, dish, knife rest, mug, mustard, napkin ring, sauce boat, tea service, trophy cup
James Whitehouse & Son 1903
(registered Mar 1894)
Pyx box Church furnishers, Albert Works, Great Charles Street, Birmingham
J Wise & Sons 1907
(registered Jan 1904)
Belt Military ornament makers
Johnson, Walker & Tolhurst 1918..1919 Brush, candlestick, cigarette case, dish, pin tray
J W Benson Ltd 1904 Ludgate Hill, London
John William Barrett

J W Barrett & Sons Ltd (from 1960)

1903..1953 Cigarette case, compact, menu holder, vanity jar top, vesta Manufacturing jeweller, Warstone Lane, Birmingham; subsequently Spencer Street, Birmingham
J W Caldicott (probably) 1894 Dish Great Hampton Street, Birmingham
John William Caldicott 1895..1899 Bowl, dish, dressing table set, napkin ring, pepperette, tea service, vase Great Hampton Street, Birmingham
1910..1916
(registered Sep 1910)
J W Evans & Sons Ltd 1990..2000 Card case, dish Albion Street, Birmingham

Established in 1881 by Jenkin William Evans

J W Kirwan & Co (John William Kirwan) 1901 Fob medal, napkin ring Vyse Street, Birmingham, Frederick Street, Birmingham & Hatton Garden, London
1903
J W Kirwan & Co (possibly) 1905..1907 Sovereign case, vesta
J W Lambourn & Son 1949
(registered Feb 1947)
Spoon Jeweller, Warstone Parade, Birmingham
James Walker Ltd 1921..1928 Cigarette case, creamer, fob medal, napkin ring High Street, Streatham
1929
1933, 1967
1937..1939
J W Tiptaft & Son Ltd (James Walter Tiptaft) 1892..1906, 1923..1934 Basket, condiments set, fob medal, frame, goblet, napkin clip, tea service, trophy cup Northampton Street, Birmingham
1913..1914
(registered Oct 1914)




JY

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
John Yardley 1841
(registered Aug 1841 & 1843, 1850)
Watch case Case maker, Thomas Street, Coventry
John Yates & Son 1905
(registered Jan 1903)
Fish servers, spoon, tongs Spoon & fork manufacturers, Pritchett Street, Birmingham
1905..1906
John Yeomans Cowlishaw 1919..1927 Needle case, scissors in case Market Street, Sheffield




JZ

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Josef Zweig 1912 Goblet, tray
J Zimmerman & Co Ltd 1967
(registered Jul 1963)
Basket, dish Warstone Lane, Birmingham
1971..1973