Silver Makers' Marks - Chester 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

JE

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
James Buckley Eastham 1876
(registered Jun 1873)
Watch case Watch case manufacturer, St Anne Street, Liverpool; subsequently Wood Street, Liverpool
1883..1888
(registered Aug 1877)
Nixon & Son 1919..1920
(registered Sep 1919)
Dish, napkin ring, pepperette, salt Joseph G Elliot trading as Nixon & Son, Hollis Croft, Sheffield
John Edwin Pool 1903
(registered Sep 1898)
Brooch Hockley, Birmingham




JF

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
John Fleckner 1871..1872
(registered Feb 1870)
Watch case Case maker, Warwick Street, Earlsdon, Coventry

The second mark here (JF in lozenge) is not in the Compendium of Chester Gold & Silver Marks; it was registered at the London Assay Office in Aug 1875

1875

(image courtesy of Winsor House Antiques)
Joseph Fray 1887
(registered May 1881)
Vesta Northampton Street, Birmingham
J F 1887..1895 Watch case Mark not shown in the Compendium of Chester Gold & Silver Marks
James Fenton (probably) 1892 Match striker Similar marks on Birmingham pieces, but this mark not shown in the Compendium of Chester Gold & Silver Marks
J F 1896 Watch case Mark not shown in the Compendium of Chester Gold & Silver Marks
J F 1900 Masonic jewel Mark not shown in the Compendium of Chester Gold & Silver Marks




JG

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
John Gammage

subsequently
Lawson, Ward & Gammage Ltd

(registered c1886) Clerkenwell Road, London EC

Became Lawson, Ward & Gammage c1903


(image courtesy of Graham Evans)
(registered Nov 1900)
G H Johnstone & Co
James Griffiths 1921..1930
(registered Jul 1909)
Box, napkin ring, spoon Spencer Street, Birmingham
John Gatecliff 1907..1920
(registered Dec 1907)
Condiments, creamer, matchbox holder, napkin ring, spoon, sucrier Otley, Yorkshire
John George Graves 1899..1902
(registered Jun 1899)
Watch case Division Street, Sheffield
1903..1904
(registered Jul 1903)

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
James George Newbold (registered Aug 1901) Pipe mount manufacturer, St John Street, Clerkenwell, London
Joseph Gray Styles 1900
(registered Oct 1899)
Brooch, napkin ring Branston Street, Birmingham, subsequently Albion Street, Birmingham
(registered Jan 1902)




JH

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
John (or James) Helsby 1829
(registered 1796)
Watch case Case maker, Liverpool
Jesse Hallam 1880..1904
(registered May 1876)
Watch case Case maker, Hertford Place, Coventry
John Hawley & Son 1888 Watch case Case maker, Cow Lane, Coventry

Note: this mark is shown as "unidentified" in the Compendium of Chester Gold & Silver Marks as it dates from c1888 and hence is detailed in a missing register. The mark shown here was on a watch case whose movement was engraved with "John Hawley & Son, Reliable Works, Cow Lane, Coventry". An identical mark was registered in London by Hawley in Feb 1887.

James Harrison
subsequently James Harrison & Sons
1909
(registered Aug 1902)
Gold ring Tenby Street, Birmingham
J Harris & Sons 1887 Watch case London & Manchester

This mark is not shown in the Compendium of Chester Gold & Silver Marks

Joshua Horton & Son 1888..1902
(registered c1886)
Watch case Hatton Garden, London
Joseph Harris Elliott 1860
(registered c1860)
Watch case Case maker, The Butts, Coventry
Jose Hermano de Netto Lourenco 1915
(registered Jan 1916)
Imported mesh bag Importer of silver mesh bags, Aigburth Road, Liverpool
John Henry Potter (registered Mar 1907) Rockingham Works, Sheffield
Joseph Hayes Taylor (registered Oct 1882) Spencer Street, Birmingham
John Henry Wynn (registered c1892) Hylton Street, Birmingham




JJ

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
James Jackson & Son (registered c1855) Case maker, Norman Street, St Luke's, London
Jay, Richard Attenborough & Co (James Charles Jay) 1898..1904
(registered Apr 1897)
Bowl, box, coffee pot, condiments, cup, cup holder, decanter label, dish, dressing table set, vase, watch holder Oxford Street, London
1899..1904
(registered Aug 1899)




JK

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Koppenhagen Brothers 1898
(registered c1886)
Watch case Jacob Koppenhagen trading as Koppenhagen Brothers, cigar importers, Queen Street, Cheapside, London

(image courtesy of www.dartsilverltd.co.uk)
King & Son 1894..1895
(registered May 1895)
Box, butter shell, tongs John Percy King & Henry William King trading as King & Son, Charterhouse Street, London