General Hallmark Identification


Antique Silver Spoons

Argenti Inglesi

Silver Sugar Tongs

Official Bodies

British Hallmarking Council

Birmingham Assay Office

Dublin Assay Office

Edinburgh Assay Office

London Assay Office

Sheffield Assay Office

Forums and Discussions

SMP Silver Salon Forums

Silver Collector Forums


Thanks to the following who have allowed me to use makers' marks pictures:

AC Silver

Carlyon Silver


Dart Silver Ltd (also at...)

Leopard Antiques

Silver Sugar Tongs

Styles Silver of Hungerford

Wax Antiques

Silver Restoration

Jeffrey Herman

Silversmiths' Web Sites

Many currently working silversmiths have their own web sites. Here is a selection:

James Baldwin Antiques

James R Biggins

Braybrook & Britten

Camelot Silverware Ltd

J A Campbell

Carr's of Sheffield Ltd

John Cussell

Stephen Einhorn Ltd

Joy Everley Jewellery

Theo Fennell plc

Fletcher Robinson Ltd

Ian Grant

Guild of Handicraft

Hebridean Jewellery

M C Hersey & Son Ltd

Adrian K A Hope

John Huddleston

Richard Jarvis

Sarah Jones

Philip Kydd

Grant MacDonald Silversmiths

L J Millington

Morrison-Ignatieff Silversmiths

Ari D Norman

Orkneyinga Silversmiths

Padgham and Putland Ltd

Payne & Son (of Oxford)

Payne & Son (of Tunbridge Wells)

Douglas Pell Silverware

P M R Jewellery

Searle & Co

Shetland Jewellery

Smith & Harris

Christopher Milton Stevens

Styles Silver of Hungerford

Richard M Whitehouse

Barry M Witmond

Yates Brothers