An Arts and Crafts hammered silver 3 handled goblet by the Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Company

£625.00

Antiques Reference 2480

An Arts and Crafts hammered silver 3 handled goblet by the Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Company

Description

Description

An Arts and Crafts hammered silver 3 handled goblet by the Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Company. With 3 very decorative bifurcated handles and a very detailed shaped stem and circular foot. Retailers mark to the underside Goldmsiths and Silversmiths Company 112 Regent Street W. Hallmarked Goldmsiths and Silversmiths Company London 1910. A beautiful piece of Arts and Crafts silver in excellent original condition.

History

Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Company

The firm was established in 1880 by William Gibson (d. 1913) and John Lawrence Langman (1846-1928). The firm was active at 112 Regent Street, London acquiring the premises previously used by John Joseph Mechi. In 1893 the firm absorbed The Goldsmiths’ Alliance Ltd (late A.B. Savory & Sons) and in 1898 became the Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd being active as jewellers, dealers in diamonds and precious stones, silversmiths, electroplaters and watch and clock makers.
In 1952 Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd was amalgamated with Garrard & Co Ltd.
The firm participated to a number of national and international exhibitions, as Indian and Colonial Exhibition (London, 1886), Paris (1889), Chicago (1893), California (1894), Paris (1900) and Franco-British Exhibition (London, 1908).
The Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co was active with manufactories at Newcastle Place, Clerkenwell; Regent Works, Sheffield and Rue St George, Paris and as retailer of items supplied by various British gold and silver manufacturers (Martin Hall & Co Ltd, W&G Sissons, Wakely & Wheeler, William Comyns, Harrison Brothers & Howson, etc.)

Date Goldmsiths and Silversmiths Company London 1910

Condition Excellent original condition

Dimensions Approximate diameter of each base 3cm and height of figures approx. 3.5 cm

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