Antique Silver Edwardian Tray made in 1903
A wonderfully large oval-shaped Edwardian silver tray. It has a beautiful and crisp hand engraved floral design to the surface and an impressive decorative border.
|Made By||Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company|
A wonderfully large oval-shaped Edwardian silver tray.
It has a beautiful and crisp hand engraved floral design to the surface and an impressive decorative border.
It bears a contemporary family coat of arms to the centre and is in immaculate condition throughout.
Dimensions: length 70.3 cm, width 36.5 cm; weight 110 troy oz.
William Gibson (d. 1913) and John Lawrence Langman (1846 – 1928) established the Goldsmith and Silversmith Co in 1880. 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. firm and participated in a number of national and international exhibitions: 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.)
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