English Silver Hall-marks

Including the Marks of Origin on Scottish & Irish Silver Plate, Gold, Platinum & Sheffield Plate with 300 of the More Important Makers Marks from 1697-1900, with Lists of English, Scottish, and Irish Hall-marks and Makers' Marks from Circa 1554

Author: Judith Banister

Publisher: Foulsham & Company Limited

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Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 118

View: 282

You dont have to know anything about hallmarks to use this book, its been designed to be a visual index. The absolutely unique feature of this book is that it will indentify the first mark you need The City Mark. Illustrated city marks are all on the fore edge of its pages. So you just flick the pages to match a mark on your silver to its illustration in the book from there its easy. The Jackson book uses a design where The City you need is presented as a Page Heading. So to use Jacksons book, you have first to know that the Anchor mark represents Birmingham or the Lion Head represents London etc. In Jackson, you need to know the City Name before you can look up its hallmarks system to date your silver.

Discovering Hallmarks on English Silver

Author: John Bly

Publisher: Shire Publications

ISBN:

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 72

View: 514

Written by John Bly, this book not only tabulates the hallmarks that enable the identification of silver items but also traces the history of English silver, describing some famous makers and provides hints on spotting fakes.

English Silver Hall-marks

Including the Marks of Origin on Scottish & Irish Silver Plate, Gold, Platinum & Sheffield Plate with 300 of the More Important Makers Marks from 1697-1900, with Lists of English, Scottish, and Irish Hall-marks and Makers' Marks from Circa 1554

Author: Judith Banister

Publisher: Foulsham & Company Limited

ISBN:

Category: Goldwork

Page: 118

View: 627

This updated edition was introduced into the market and immediately became a top seller in the national chains. It contains hundreds of silver marks making the process of identifying that special item you have found- quick and easy. A practical guide used by antique dealers world wide for years

Bradbury's Book of Hallmarks

A Guide to Marks of Origin on English, Scottish and Irish Silver, Gold and Platinum and on Foreign and Imported Silver and Gold Plate 1544-2010 : Old Sheffield Plate Makers' Marks 1743 to 1860

Author: Frederick Bradbury

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Gold

Page: 128

View: 623

The Assay Marks depicted in this guide have been collected for a period of over 70 years. As well as a reference of hallmarks, the text also contains an explanation of the Hallmarking Act 1973, as amended in 1998.

Chaffers' Hand Book to Hall Marks on Gold and Silver Plate

Author: Christopher A. Markham

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 96

View: 337

Originally published in 1902. A revised edition with upwards of forty of the hall marks having been redrawn from original specimens. The well illustrated Contents Include: Tables of Date Letters of the Assay Offices London Birmingham Chester Exeter Newcastle Sheffield Edinburgh Glasgow Dublin. Keywords: Edinburgh Glasgow Assay Offices Specimens Exeter Sheffield Upwards Newcastle Dublin London

Jackson's Silver & Gold Marks of England, Scotland & Ireland

Author: Ian Pickford

Publisher: Antique Collectors Club Dist

ISBN:

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 766

View: 118

A revised edition of Sir Charles Jackson's classic English Goldsmiths and their Marks with more than 10000 corrections and additions.

Bradbury's Book of Hallmarks

A Guide to Marks of Origin on English, Scottish and Irish Silver, Gold and Platinum and on Foreign Imported Silver and Gold Plate 1544 to 2001 : Old Sheffield Plate Makers' Marks 1743-1860

Author: Frederick Bradbury

Publisher: Robert Hale Limited

ISBN:

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 112

View: 869

Hall Marks on Gold and Silver Plate

Author: William Chaffers

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 358

View: 548

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfectionssuch as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed worksworldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to ensure edition identification: ++++ Hall Marks On Gold And Silver Plate 6 William Chaffers Reeves and Turner, 1883 Goldwork; Hallmarks; Plate; Silverwork

Compendium of Scottish Silver II

Author: Janice Dietert

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN:

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 632

View: 327

Compendium of Scottish Silver II is the most comprehensive catalog of Scottish silver and gold published to date and is an essential reference for readers of art, antiques and history. More than 6,000 descriptions of pieces from the 14th-21st centuries are organized chronologically by category (e.g. bowls, mugs, flatware, teapots, etc.) with 54 photos introducing categories. A timeline aids readers in dating pieces and evaluating rarity, and a glossary defines decorative arts terms. Expanded from the original Compendium, a Cornell University Digital Library project, Compendium II has more than 1,000 new listings of provincial, 19th century and special collections silver. Additionally, there is a guide to interpreting Scottish hallmarks and evaluating Scottish silver designed to help the reader avoid common pitfalls.