Silver Maker Year / Date Mark
Index page for year or date silver markings
Some sterling silver makers or silversmiths have their own internal system of marking on their manufactured objects with characters or symbols to denote the date the item is manufactured. Other makers changes their maker marks hence we could provide an estimate year of manufacture for the item based on the maker's mark. This is the index page for year or date markings for some of the silver makers.
Index (Listings are arranged in alphabetical order)
Elkington Date Mark
Georg Jensen Date Mark - Georg Jansen A/S was founded by Georg Arthur Jensen. Georg Jensen was once described by The New York Herald Tribune as “the greatest silversmith.”
Gorham Date Mark - Gorham was formed in the year 1831 by Jabez Gorham and Henry Webster. Gorham Manufacturing Company is recognized as one of the world's finest maker of sterling silver flatware; hollow ware and other silver works.
International Silver Date Mark
Kirk Date Mark - Founded in the year 1815 by Samuel Kirk in Baltimore, Pennsylvania. Combination of two of America's most influential silver companies and later The Stieff Company
Reed n Barton Date Mark
Stieff Company Date Mark
Tiffany Date Mark - The most important symbol of Sterling Silver luxury in America. Established in New York for more than 150 years. One of American most important symbol of Sterling Silver art & luxury.
Tuttle Date Mark - Tuttle Silver Company was founded by Timothy Tuttle in the year 1890 in downtown Boston, Massachusetts. The company was later bought over by Wallace Silversmiths in the year 1958 and subsequently by by Syratech Corporation.
Whiting Manufacturing Date Mark