Silver Makers' Marks - Birmingham 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

SB

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Samuel Baker 1791..1809
(registered Jan 1774)
Box, caster lid Silversmith, High Street, Birmingham & Lichfield Street, Birmingham
S B 1887 Novelty vesta
Stainton Brothers 1894..1905
(registered Jun 1888)
Box, brooch, dish, mustard, pepperette, salt & spoon A similar mark registered Chester, Feb 1883, by Smith Brothers, Icknield Street, Birmingham
Synyer & Beddoes (Harry Synyer & Charles Joseph Beddoes) 1897..1898 Ash tray, basket, box, brush, buckle, candlestick, card case, coffee pot, condiment set, dish, frame, hat pin stand, ladle, trophy cup, vanity jar top, vase, watch stand Vyse Street, Birmingham
1898..1910
(registered Jun 1896)
1900..1949
S B & Co 1906..1914 Basket, bowl, dressing set, flask

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
S B & Co 1925 Cigarette case
S Blanckensee & Son 1885
(registered Apr 1879)
Ash tray, box, butter dish, button, candlestick, card case, caster, cigar & cigarette cases, cruet, decanter label, flatware, goblet, ink well, matchbox holder, mustard, napkin ring, purse, sauce boat, tea service, toast rack, trophy cup, vase, vesta, vinaigrette Frederick Street & Great Hampton Street, Birmingham
S Blanckensee & Son Ltd 1889
1894..1907
(registered May 1897)
1903..1906
1906..1923
1921
1923..1939
1930..1940

Note: variations of this mark style also seen

1903..1939
(registered Jul 1899)
S Bros 1892..1894 Fob medal
Sydenham Brothers 1902..1911 Enamelled dish, souvenir spoon, vesta Tenby Street, Birmingham

Also seen with serifed letters (1893):
S.BROS

1904..1915
S Bros 1913..1914 Cigarette case
Sheldon Brothers 1913..1916 Brooch, locket Charles Thomas & William Samuel Sheldon trading as Sheldon Brothers, manufacturing jewellers, Vyse Street, Birmingham
S Bros Ltd 1936..1937 Decanter label
Saunders Brothers (probably) 1887..1895 Fob medal, salt Augusta Street, Birmingham

(image courtesy of Ray Nimmo)
Steel Brothers 1901
(registered 1891)
Thimble Pope Street, Birmingham
S Brs 1905 Vase
Wolfsky & Co (Serlo Bernard Wolfsky) 1902..1904 Jar lid




SC

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Samuel Clark 1837..1838
(registered Sep 1835)
Butter knife, caddy spoon
S C c2000 Menu holder
S C 2004 Cuff links

(image courtesy of Dave Koncher)
Spooner Clowes & Co (William Spooner & Thomas Clowes) 1823
(registered Feb 1822)
Caster, coaster, fork, mug, mustard, skewer, tea service Platers, Newmarket Street, Birmingham
1824..1833
(registered Apr 1824)
1827..1828
(registered Apr 1827)

(image courtesy of Mark Ashcroft)
S C B 1906 Scent bottle, smoker's tools
Staffordshire College of Further Education 1979 Caster, napkin ring
Stuart Clive Griffiths 1976 Creamer, tea strainer Griffiths was a tutor at the Birmingham School of Jewellery




SD

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
S D 1974..1977 Coaster, dish, tray
S D 1976 Bracelet
Stewart Dawson & Co 1887..1890
(registered Oct 1881)
Brush, napkin ring, sauce boat, tea service, watch case Watch manufacturers & jewellers, Randolph Place, Liverpool, Newgate Street & Hatton Garden, London
1906
Stewart Dawson & Co Ltd 1910..1924
(registered Oct 1907)
Goldsmiths, silversmiths & diamond merchants, Regent Street & Hatton Garden, London
Sharman D Neill Ltd 1935 Fob medal Donegall Place, Belfast
S D S 1978 Goblet




SE

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Samuel Evans 1841
(registered Apr 1829)
Decanter label Lionel Street, Birmingham
Samuel Edgcumbe 1894..1909 Watch case Cornwall Street, Plymouth, Devon

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
S E 1978 Ingot
Samuel Edward Breakspear 1896..1902 Dish, inkwell

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
S E C 1977..1978 Ingot pendant




SF

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Samuel F Evans & Co 1896
(registered Feb 1894)
Decanter label Electro-platers, Great Hampton Street, Birmingham




SG

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Simeon Greenberg 1861..1863
(registered Oct 1860)
Butter knife, mug, spoon Goldsmith, Frederick Street, Birmingham
Samuel Garside (probably) 1886 Bangle Silver chain maker, St Paul's Square, Birmingham
S Glass 1900..1908
(registered Jan 1903)
Basket, bowl, buckle, dish, jug, napkin ring, tazza, teapot, vase Jeweller, Elizabeth Street, Cheetham, Manchester
S G Jacobs 1907..1913
(registered Jan 1904)
Dish, mustard, napkin ring, sauce boat, spoon, vesta
1904..1929
(registered Jul 1904)
Stanley G Morris 1965..1970
(registered Feb 1961)
Salver, trophy
S G M 1999 Jar lid
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
S G W 1983 Ring