Lot 353: English Goldsmiths (19th Century)
December 10, 2016
Annandale, AustraliaLive Auction
Description: English Goldsmiths and Their Marks: A history of the goldsmiths and plate workers of England, Scotland and Ireland, by Sir Charles James Jackson. London: Macmillan, 1921. A comprehensive 19th century listing of smiths and plateworkers and their markers (over 13,000), "used in the assay offices of the United Kingdom". Of interest to collectors and afficionados of 19th century English gold and plate work. Book is in plastic wrapper, reasonable condition, with some foxing throughout. Some slight tearing and staining to the dustwrapper.