Silver Makers' Marks - London 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

AR

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Francis Archbold 1700
(registered Apr 1697)
Spoon
Andrew Archer 1702..1707 Marrow scoop, spoon
1703..1717
(registered Oct 1703)
1718 or 1722
(registered Aug 1720)
Ann Reid 1846
(registered Aug 1843)
Jar lid
Aloes Risle 1896
(registered Dec 1898)
Masonic medal
Ackroyd Rhodes; Manoah Rhodes & Sons Ltd 1894..1895
(registered Aug 1893)
Bowl, condiments, cup, flatware, tea & coffee service, trophy cup, vase Kirkgate, Bradford

Manoah Rhodes & Sons Ltd from 1907

1896..1914
(registered Aug 1895)
Alexander Ritchie (registered Apr 1910) Iona, Scotland
A R 1978 Box
A Roden & Son 1937 Trophy cup Hatton Garden, London
Robert Albin Cox (1758..1759)
A R Emerson 1945..1946 Tea service

A R Mowbray & Co Ltd 1925..1969 Ecclesiastical silver, goblet, salt London & Oxford




AS

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments

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Thomas Ash 1703
(registered Apr 1697)
Cruet, tea caddy
1711
(registered Apr 1697)

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Ambrose Stevenson 1722
(registered Jun 1720)
Teapot
Albartus (or Albert) Schurman 1758
(registered Mar 1756)
Tea caddy
Alexander Saunders 1760..1763
(registered Sep 1757)
Creamer, salt
Arthur Sibley 1854..1879
(registered Mar 1853)
Mug, mustard, saucepan & burner Stopped working c1879
Albert Slade (registered Jan 1903) Richmond Road, Dalston, London E
Asher Solovitch 1905
(registered Aug 1898)
Pepperette Hatton Garden, London EC
Amy Sandheim

Amy Sandheim Ltd (from c1929)

1923..1939 Napkin ring, spoon, tea service, tea strainer 130 Notting Hill Gate, London W
A S 1925 Teapot Possibly Adolph Scott
A S 1938..1939 Decanter label
A S 1961 Modernist candelabra
A S 1977..1980 Imported key ring
Alstons' & Hallam 1900
(registered Mar 1898)
Card tray, salt, salver, spoon, tazza, tea caddy, trophy cup
1902..1933
(registered Jan 1903)
Dudley & Cox (Arthur Salisbury Cox) 1908..1925
(registered Mar 1907)
Bookmark, menu holder, napkin ring James Dudley and Arthur Salisbury Cox trading as Dudley & Cox, Osborne Road & Portland Road, Southsea, Hampshire
Nathaniel Appleton & Ann Smith (1770..1778)
The Artificers' Guild Ltd 1912..1936
(registered Apr 1906)
Creamer, flatware, knife blade, rose bowl, sucrier Maddox St, London W1

The Artificers Guild were makers and retailers of metalwork. Started by Nelson Dawson in 1901, it was taken over by Montague Fordham and Edward Spencer in 1903.

Seen (1934) with the stamp of Edward Spencer:

Thomas Ash (1711)
A S J 1977..1984 Bracelet, pendant
A B Savory & Sons 1833..1834
(registered Sep 1833)
Creamer, flatware, teapot Adey Bellamy Savory, Joseph Savory II & Albert Savory; Joseph & Albert were Adey's sons
A S Ltd 1928..1929 Imported cigarette case




AT

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Abraham Taylor 1796..1798
(registered Feb 1795)
Masonic jewel, teapot
Alford Thickbroom 1833..1836
(registered Mar 1829 & 1839, 1843, 1849)
Watch case Case maker, Galway Street, London
1866..1867
(registered Jan 1856)
A T 1874 Watch case
Rosenzweig, Taitelbaum & Co (Aaron Taitelbaum)

subsequently A Taitelbaum & Son

1921..1933
(registered Feb 1913)
Candlestick, kiddush cup, tray Old Montague Street, London E1
A Taite & Sons Ltd (probably) 1956..1968 Candlestick, dish, goblet, trophy cup Greatorex Street, London E1 & Whitechapel Road, London E1

N.B. This company appears to be a successor to A Taitelbaum & Co. It ceased trading c1972.

A T B 1978 Buckle
A T C 1978 Imported pen
Alfred Terry Ltd 1977..1988 Gold ring, ingot pendant
Albert Thomas Oliver 1905..1921
(registered Dec 1903)
Pocket barometer, thermometer, watch case Case maker, Wynyatt Street, Clerkenwell, London EC




AV

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Aymé Videau 1755..1756
(registered Jun 1739)
Coffee pot, sauce boat, tureen (Videau is particularly noted for coffee pots) Also known as Aymé Vedau.
A V 1999..2005 Commemorative medal, tie clip




AW

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Albert Waterfall (1886)
Alfred Wigley (registered Dec 1895) Terrace Road, Birmingham
A Willis & Co (registered Oct 1905) Hatton Garden, London
A W 1974 Goblet
Alfred Wathew Butt (registered Feb 1904) Eastgate Row, Chester; also at Wrexham, Warrington & Shrewsbury

A similar mark without stop registered Feb 1904

Arthur William Clare 1894
(registered Feb 1885)
Pin cushion
Arthur William Dear 1909
(registered Jul 1902)
Belt clip Knightsbridge, London
Tiffany & Co (Albert William Feavearyear) 1902..1903
(registered Feb 1892)
Cigarette case, imported items: dish, tazza Feavearyear was the manager of Tiffany's London branch
1932
Wickes & Trahern (Amelia Wickes & Frederick Trahern) 1879
(registered Nov 1877)
Watch case Case makers, Chapel Fields, Coventry
Arthur William Hardiman 1921
(registered Sep 1908)
Box
A W H 1945..1946 Cigarette case, compact
A W K 2002..2013 Box
William & Aaron Lestourgeon (1768..1770)
Waterfall & Gravenor (Albert Waterfall & Robert Gravenor) 1882..1884
(registered Apr 1881)
Watch case Case makers, Hertford Terrace, Coventry
Albert Waterfall 1886
(registered Dec 1885)




AY

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Alfred Yardley (registered Jun 1885) Case maker, Barrow Lane, Coventry




AZ

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
A & J Zimmerman (1903)