Silver Makers' Marks - London Assay Office (B)

B& BA BB BC BD BE BF BG BH BI BJ BK BL BM BN BO BP BQ BR BS BT BU BV BW BX BY BZ

BC

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Benjamin Cartwright I 1741..1754
(registered Jun 1739)
Beaker, cup, covered bowl, mug, sauce boat, spoon
1750
(registered May 1748)
1759..1768
(registered Feb 1757)
Benjamin Cartwright II 1755..1782
(registered Apr 1754)
Flatware
Bernard Copping 1948..1950 Box, imported tastevin
Corke Brothers & Co (1905..1912)
B C A 1950..1958 Mug, spoon
B C T Co Ltd 1937 Imported compact




BD

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Burrage Davenport (probably) 1772..1774 Basket, dish cross This mark, with pellet, not shown by Grimwade
Burrage Davenport 1775..1783
(registered prior to Mar 1773)
Basket, caster, skewer, toast rack, tray
Benjamin Davis 1823
(registered May 1823)
Flatware
1825..1832
Benjamin Reece Dexter 1838
(registered prior to Sep 1835)
Creamer




BE

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments

(Mark is BE over a bell between pellets, in a shield)
Joseph Bell I 1716
(registered Oct 1716)
Cup, porringer
Benjamin Elkin 1819..1822
(registered Nov 1817)
Fork, spoon




BF

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Blanche Fralion 1727
(registered c1727)
Bowl
Beare Falcke 1864..1868
(registered Mar 1864)
Creamer, kettle & burner, salt, tankard, trophy cup
Finnigan's Ltd (probably) 1899..1900 Jar lid This mark not shown by Culme but it appears to be an overstamp so may be a retailer's mark. 1900 jar lid also marked "Finnigan's Manchester". Benjamin Finnigan of Finnigan's Ltd registered an earlier mark, BF in conjoined circles, Aug 1875.
Benner, Friedrich & Co 1902
(registered Jan 1902)
Imported cigarette case




BG

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Benjamin Godfrey 1732..1733
(registered Oct 1732)
Coffee pot, cruet stand, mug, spoon, teapot
1739..1740
(registered Jun 1739)
Benjamin Gignac 1750
(registered Feb 1745)
Tea kettle, burner & stand
Benjamin Alfred Green 1847
(registered Oct 1838)
Watch case
Boardman, Glossop & Co Ltd (registered Mar 1895) Clarence Works, Pond Street, Sheffield
Britton, Gould & Co 1901..1907
(registered Jun 1900)
Bookmark, buckle Walter Hastler Britton and Edward Havelock Gould trading as Britton Gould & Co, Hatton Garden, London
1925
B G over V A 1992 Box




BH

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
B H 1935 Vase
B H Joseph & Co (Barnet Henry Joseph) (registered May 1878) Imported iems: box, spoon Frederick Street, Birmingham
1891..1892
(registered Mar 1891)

(image courtesy of Dave Koncher)
(registered Mar 1896)
Berthold Hermann Muller 1911..1924
(registered Jan 1912)
Bell, caddy spoon, cow creamer, tea caddy Wardour Street, London
B H R 1920 Imported purse




BI

Mark Maker Dates seen Seen on Comments
Joseph Bird 1700
(registered Apr 1697)
Candlestick, wick trimmer