A SMALL COLLECTION OF ANTIQUE SILVER
AND OBJECTS OF VERTU
THE WHAT IS? SILVER DICTIONARY

FACTORIES, PLANTS, SALESROOMS,
SHOPS AND WORKSHOPS

SITES WHERE SILVERWARE
WAS MANUFACTURED AND TRADED


A selection of old images of places dedicated to the production of silver items and their trade, from the small workshops managed by a master silversmith and few assistants to the large factories with hundreds of workers of the industrial era.





Joseph Rodgers & Sons, Norfolk Street factory

A SELECTION OF OLD IMAGES OF FACTORIES, PLANTS, SHOPS AND WORKSHOPS:

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A:
B: FRANZ BAHNER - BAIRD-NORTH CO - M.S. BENEDICT MFG CO - WILHELM BINDER - HENRY BIRKS & SONS - MATTHEW BOULTON - R. BROADHEAD & CO
C:
D: DAIN, WATTS & MANTON - JAMES DEAKIN & SONS LTD - DERBY SILVER CO - DIXON AND SON - JAMES DIXON & SONS
E: ELKINGTON, MASON & CO
F: FABBRICHE RIUNITE PLACCATO ORO - FERGUSON & COMPANY - HARRISON FISHER & CO
G: PLATERIA D. GARCIA - JOSEPH GILLOTT - GORHAM COMPANY - BENJAMIN W. GOODE - HENRY GRIFFITH & SONS LTD
H: J. HAMMERTON & SON - HOLMES & EDWARDS - WILLIAM HUTTON & SONS LTD
I: THE INTERNATIONAL SILVER COMPANY
J: JENNINGS BROS. MFG CO - JONES, BALL & POOR
Dixon and Son, Sheffield factory Whiting Silver Mfg Plant, North Attleboro, Mass. John Round, Tudor Works, Sheffield

SILVER SITES

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K: KALLMEYER & HARJES
L: GEORGE S. LEE - LEE & WIGFULL - DANIEL LOW
M: MERIDEN BRITANNIA CO
N:
O:
P: PARKER BROTHERS
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Jones, Ball & Poor, Boston Showroom John Wilkinson & Sons, Rolling & Wire Mills, Saltley nr. Birmingham The International Silver Company, Factory L, Wallingford, Conn.

SILVER SITES

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Q:
R: ROCKFORD SILVER PLATE COMPANY - ROGERS, LUNT & BOWLEN CO - JOHN ROUND
S: WILLIAM SPURRIER
T: TORONTO SILVER PLATE CO
U:
V:
W: WALKER & HALL - WATSON & GILLOTT - WHITING SILVER MFG - JOHN WILKINSON & SONS
X:
Y:
Z:
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Gorham Mfg Co, Elmwood - Rhode Island (circa 1900) factory Daniel Low, 231 Essex Street, Salem, Mass. showroom (1894) Walker and Hall, Electro Works, Howard Street, Sheffield


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