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by dognose
Thu Apr 26, 2018 5:10 am
Forum: Contributors' Notes
Topic: Some London Advertisements and Information
Replies: 499
Views: 123099

Re: Some London Advertisements and Information

LEON LEAPMAN Regent Street, London BURGLARY AT JEWELLER'S HOUSE Exciting Chase in North London At North London Police-court on Saturday Thomas Baxter, 44, was charged (before Mr. Mead, with burglariously breaking and entering the dwelling-house of Mr. Leon Leapman at 295, Green-lanes, Stoke Newingt...
by dognose
Thu Apr 26, 2018 4:26 am
Forum: Contributors' Notes
Topic: The Marks of Cailar, Bayard & Cie. - Paris
Replies: 15
Views: 352

Re: The Marks of Cailar, Bayard & Cie. - Paris

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To be continued.

Trev.
by dognose
Thu Apr 26, 2018 4:17 am
Forum: Contributors' Notes
Topic: The Daily Snippet - Past News of the Silver Trade
Replies: 1468
Views: 135550

Re: The Daily Snippet - Past News of the Silver Trade

MOTOR-CAR DEMOLISHES SILVERSMITH's SHOP London In the King's Bench Division yesterday, Mr. Justice Darling and a common jury had before them the action of Gay v. Lord. This was an action to recover damages for injury caused to a shop in Regent-street by a motor car driven by the defendant. The defe...
by dognose
Thu Apr 26, 2018 4:02 am
Forum: Contributors' Notes
Topic: Firms Working in Wales in the 19th and 20th Centuries
Replies: 112
Views: 14235

Re: Firms Working in Wales in the 19th and 20th Centuries

CHARLES COHEN 300, High Street, Connah's Quay DARING BURGLARY AT CONNAH'S QUAY A daring burglary was perpetrated in Connah's Quay in the early hours of Sunday morning at the lock-up shop of Mr. Charles Cohen, jeweller and silversmith, of 300, High-street. It seems that the thieves - for it is clear...
by dognose
Thu Apr 26, 2018 3:50 am
Forum: Contributors' Notes
Topic: Some Sheffield Advertisements and Information
Replies: 275
Views: 89603

Re: Some Sheffield Advertisements and Information

JOSEPH OLDALE Sheffield REMARKABLE FEAT OF A MAGNA CHARTA ASSOCIATION The Magna Charta Association, which Dr Kenealy asserts will shortly reform the Constitution, has to-day asserted its championship of injured innocence for the first time under most extraordinary circumstances. The facts in brief ...
by dognose
Thu Apr 26, 2018 3:12 am
Forum: Grimwade's Biographies ~ Updates
Topic: MIDDLECOTT, Edward (Grimwade p.596, 597)
Replies: 1
Views: 448

Re: MIDDLECOTT, Edward (Grimwade p.596, 597)

The below newspaper report may refer: Mr James E. Murdoch, the well-known actor, who has just died at Cincinnati in his eighty-third year, was the first American citizen who was elected a member of the Garrick Club. Thackeray proposed him. He married, in 1842, Miss Eliza Middlecott, the daughter of ...
by dognose
Wed Apr 25, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: Ephemera
Topic: Ashforth, Ellis, Wilson & Hawksley Pattern Book
Replies: 2
Views: 993

Re: Ashforth, Ellis, Wilson & Hawksley Pattern Book

Another page from the pattern book of the Sheffield platers, Ashforth, Ellis, Wilson & Hawksley:

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Ashforth, Ellis, Wilson & Hawksley - Sheffield - c.1820

Trev.
by dognose
Wed Apr 25, 2018 2:26 pm
Forum: Contributors' Notes
Topic: Italian Silverware and Jewellery Manufacturers
Replies: 5265
Views: 779725

Re: Italian Silverware and Jewellery Manufacturers

NARDELLI LUXURY Nardelli Luxury spa Via Valtorta 48 20127 Milano (MI) Italia Nardelli Luxury spa Un. 6 P.T. Modulo 1.6.9/10 81025 Marcianise (CE) Italia Nardelli Luxury spa Via Pisciarelli 79 80078 Pozzuoli (NA) Italia Italian Registration No.: 2196 MI (assigned 8-3-2011) http://www.925-1000.com/td...
by dognose
Wed Apr 25, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: Contributors' Notes
Topic: Some Sheffield Advertisements and Information
Replies: 275
Views: 89603

Re: Some Sheffield Advertisements and Information

THOMAS HARDY & SONS Sheffield http://www.925-1000.com/td/f/Sheffield/Hardy-Thomas-1921.jpg Thomas Hardy & Sons - Sheffield - 1921 Likely the continuation of this firm: http://www.925-1000.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=38&t=14790&p=150107&hilit=hardy#p150107 Trev.
by dognose
Wed Apr 25, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: Contributors' Notes
Topic: The English Provincial Trade - The West Country
Replies: 48
Views: 3940

Re: The English Provincial Trade - The West Country

SAMUEL BURMAN 9, Wine Street and St. Augustine's parade, Bristol http://www.925-1000.com/td/f/Other_English_Towns/Burman-Bristol-1877.jpg S. Burman - Bristol - 1877 SINGULAR CHARGE AGAINST A BRISTOL JEWELLER At the Bournemouth Police-court, Joseph Samuel Burman, silversmith and jeweller, of Bristol...
by dognose
Wed Apr 25, 2018 11:53 am
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: small box gillioche enamel top,where was it made?
Replies: 2
Views: 156

Re: small box gillioche enamel top,where was it made?

Hi Guido,

Please post an image of the mark.

Trev.
by dognose
Wed Apr 25, 2018 6:59 am
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Durgin marks by date?
Replies: 1
Views: 326

Re: Durgin marks by date?

There is book published regarding the Durgin company; William B. Durgin Co., Family Genealogy and Durgin Company History by Robert M. Wilhelm, published in 2014. I have not read it myself, but it may possibly contain such information.

Trev.
by dognose
Wed Apr 25, 2018 5:20 am
Forum: Other Countries
Topic: Large Fancy Mesh Purse w/Fish Hallmark
Replies: 4
Views: 94

Re: Large Fancy Mesh Purse w/Fish Hallmark

Hi,

Welcome to the Forum.

Are there no other marks on this piece?

Trev.
by dognose
Wed Apr 25, 2018 5:18 am
Forum: Central & South America
Topic: Aesthetic Movement Silver Leaf Applied Bug?
Replies: 7
Views: 125

Re: Aesthetic Movement Silver Leaf Applied Bug?

Hi,

The style of the mark and the way the silver content (0900) is expressed (upside down in your image) points to Columbia.

See here for similar marking: viewtopic.php?f=38&t=35433

I'll move the topic to the South American section of the forum.

Trev.
by dognose
Wed Apr 25, 2018 4:53 am
Forum: Contributors' Notes
Topic: Italian Silverware and Jewellery Manufacturers
Replies: 5265
Views: 779725

Re: Italian Silverware and Jewellery Manufacturers

SANDA Sanda srl Via Flavio Baracchini 9 20123 Milano (MI) Italia Sanda srl Viale della Repubblica 4/a 15048 Valenza (AL) Italia Sanda srl Via Fiorentina 371 52100 Arezzo (AR) Italia Sanda srl Via Gaetano Donizetti 3 36100 Vicenza (VI) Italia Italian Registration No.: 2195 MI (assigned 8-3-2011) htt...
by dognose
Wed Apr 25, 2018 4:20 am
Forum: Contributors' Notes
Topic: Some London Advertisements and Information
Replies: 499
Views: 123099

Re: Some London Advertisements and Information

ERNEST QUICK London POLICEMAN'S "GROSS STUPIDITY " "The police have been guilty of gross stupidity, and there ought to be an inquiry by the police authorities into their conduct," was the comment of the North London magistrate on Saturday after hearing evidence in support of a t...
by dognose
Wed Apr 25, 2018 4:05 am
Forum: Contributors' Notes
Topic: Some Macabre Stories of the Silver Trade
Replies: 516
Views: 63582

Re: Some Macabre Stories of the Silver Trade

WILLIAM KYTE Beckenham, London DEATH MASK AGAIN A London woman's ingenious suicide by means of a paper mask, connected by a tube with the gas bracket, caused a sensation some time back. A similar suicide was reported from Beckenham yesterday, when, at an inquest, it was stated that William Kyte, a ...
by dognose
Wed Apr 25, 2018 3:59 am
Forum: Contributors' Notes
Topic: Firms Working in Wales in the 19th and 20th Centuries
Replies: 112
Views: 14235

Re: Firms Working in Wales in the 19th and 20th Centuries

HENRY TAINSH 74, Ryder Street, Cardiff PUBLIC NOTICE. Henry Tainsh, Watchmaker Jeweller, and Silversmith, has Opened Business at 74 Ryder-street, Cardiff (off Cathedral-road). Customers waited on personally at their own residences by appointment. Source: South Wales Echo - 28th February 1899 Trev.
by dognose
Wed Apr 25, 2018 2:48 am
Forum: Contributors' Notes
Topic: Information Regarding E.G. Webster & Son
Replies: 14
Views: 244

Re: Information Regarding E.G. Webster & Son

Another example of the 'Old Dutch' style, and one of the several marks used by E.G. Webster & Son:

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E G W & S

Trev.

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