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Elkington & Co., Patent Electro Gold and Silver Plate Works, Newhall Street, Birmingham.

Elkington & Co., Patent Electro Gold and Silver Plate Works, Newhall Street, Birmingham.

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Published by printed by Benjamin Hall in Birmingham .
Written in English

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  • Elkington & Company.

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    Elkington & Co Ltd Cardinal Plate Silver Toast Rack and Butter Dish £ Click & Collect. £ postage. Vintage ELKINGTON SILVER PLATE Cutlery Knife Sharpener 4" £ Birmingham. Mappin & Webb. Sheffield. Unbranded. Walker & Hall. Style. see all. Art Deco. Art Nouveau. Arts & Crafts/Mission Style. Edwardian. Georgian. Mid.   Obituary George Richards Elkington was born on 17th October, , at St. Paul's-square, Birmingham. He was the patentee of the electro-plating and gilding processes, which he introduced commercially in the year , and so rapid was the application of the principle to the manufacture of all kinds of articles, that from the small beginning of perhaps a score of persons .

    By virtue of the skill, sense of proportion and design applied in all its silverware Elkington & Co. is one of the most important names in English silver and surely the most important one in silver plate. (note 1) - Ian Pickford, Pocket Edition Jackson's Hallmarks: English, Scottish, Irish Silver and Gold Marks from to Present Day. The Manufactures of Elkington & Co., Silversmiths, and Patentees of the Electro Plate. New Edition" Issued by Elkington in Birmingham in A wonderful catalog of Victorian hollow ware, flatware, lighting and other fancy silver/silver plate. Elkington had secured the patent for the electro-plating process in and began producing wares in.

    Buy elkington silver plate and get the best deals at the lowest prices on eBay! Great Savings & Free Delivery / Collection on many items. SOLD Victorian Silver Plated Elkington Tea Pot, Kingsdown Antiques £ $ € A Pair Of Victorian Elkingtons Plate Candlesticks Newark Antiques And Interiors Walnut Canteen Of Elkington &co. Cutlery In The Or Hingstons Antiques Of Wilton £ $ € Silversmiths 4 Drawer Oak Chest C Spencer James Antiques.


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Elkington & Co., Patent Electro Gold and Silver Plate Works, Newhall Street, Birmingham Download PDF EPUB FB2

The old Elkington Silver Electroplating Works in Birmingham Commemorative inkstand, aboutElkington & Co. V&A Newhall Street no. &A George Richards Elkington (17 October – 22 September ) was a manufacturer from Birmingham, England. The Elkington Silver Electroplating Works was a building on Newhall Street in Birmingham, later housed the Birmingham science museum Museum of Science and Industry until the creation of Thinktank.

Standing opposite the Birmingham Assay Office, the original 19th century silver electroplating factory of George Elkington, built inonce occupied a much. Specialities: art metal work, bronzes and jewellery; are high-class manufacturers in gold and silver.

British Industries Fair Advert for Silver Craft Electro-Plate. Manufacturers of every description of Sterling Silver and Electro-plated Ware (Elkington Plate) and Cutlery.

(Silver and Plate Section. This is a page of A Small Collection of Antique Silver and Objects of vertu, a pages richly illustrated website offering all you need to know about antique silver, sterling silver, silverplate, sheffield plate, electroplate silver, silverware, flatware, tea services and tea complements, marks and hallmarks, articles, books, auction catalogs, famous silversmiths (Tiffany, Gorham, Jensen.

L Silver Plate Wall Charger Hallmarked In Made in Birmingham in by Elkington & Co. and designed by Lionard Morel-Ladeiul (), this Victorian electroplated and damascened plaque is titled 'A Pompeian Lady at her Toilet’.

The wall charger is of circular form depicting a lady reclining on a couch attended by three handmaidens with a garden beyond all within elaborately. Electroplated wares became very successful in the Victorian market and by the company employed 1, people at the Newhall Street site and had a further six factories.

There is a Blue Plaque commemorating him on the old Elkington Silver Electroplating Works (The old Science Museum), Newhall Street, Birmingham. Elkington & Co was a silverware manufacturer based in Birmingham, England.

The business was started by George Richards Elkington who had been apprenticed to his uncle’s silver plating business in On his uncle’s death he took over sole proprietorship but then took his cousin Henry Elkington.

The Elkingtons opened a new electroplating works in Newhall St, in the Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham inand the following year Josiah Mason, a pen manufacturer, joined the firm now named Elkington, Mason & Co.

Mason encouraged the Elkingtons to add more affordable electroplated jewellery and cutlery to the large pieces the company had. Convinced of the eventual success of their experiments, G.R. Elkington commenced the building of a large factory in the late 's at Newhall Street, Birmingham; another, for the manufacture of 'electro-plated goods of the plain and useful kind, as spoons, forks, etc.' was built between and at Brearly Street, Birmingham.

By production was already underway with silver electroplated wares. The company received financial backing from Josiah Mason in (renaming the firm Elkington, Mason & Co between and ) and was extremely successful.

It introduced electrotyping as a new method of production for silver plated items. Elkington & Co exhibited at the. Find great deals on eBay for elkington & co silver. Shop with confidence. Elkington & Co. Up tosilver plated goods were made only by rolling and soldering thin sheets of silver on to copper, a process known as 'Sheffield Plate'.

InJohn Wright, a Birmingham Surgeon, discovered what has since proved to be the best of all liquids for electro-plating. Elkington & Co. was a silverware company which produced fine silverware and silver plate.

The business was founded in Birmingham in by the uncle of George Richard Elkington. On his uncle’s death inGeorge became the sole proprietor and took in his brother Henry as partner.

NORTON & WHITE Birmingham Newhall Street, Birmingham: JOHN NOWILL & SONS Sheffield Active in Nowill's Cutlery & Plate Works, Scotland St, Sheffield () and in Trimils Works, 87 London Rd, Sheffield ().

The firm was converted in a "Ltd" in The History Of Elkington & Co. & James Dixon The Inventors Of Silver Plating. The originators of silver-plating were George Richards Elkington and Henry Elkington who began their research in times of the Industrial Revolution.

By the 's they had patented their processes and saw the technique of electro-plating brought to perfection. Choose from 28 Antique Elkington Silver Plate For Sale - priced from £ to £6, Only Genuine Antique Elkington Silver Plate Approved for sale on An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver three piece tea service / tea set made by Frederick Elkington of Elkington & Co; part of our silver teaware £5, $7, €6, Antique Silver Plate Nut Cracker by Elkington Mason & Co, Birmingham England.

- Rare and Very Collectable florenceforeverfinds 5 out of 5 stars () $ A Victorian silver-plate wine funnel with gilt interior, engraved with an initial; Elkington & Co., Birmingham c Height cm Height cm Set of 4 Elkington & Co silver plated salt cellars, with gilt interior, each with a spoon, in presentation box.

Antique Six Elkington England Gold Wash Silver Plated Figural Cupid Spoons. C $; Buy It Now +C $ shipping; ANTIQUE ELKINGTON & CO BIRMINGHAM VICTORIAN COFFEE AND TEA SET WITH TRAY.

C $; 0 bids ANTIQUE SILVER PLATE ELKINGTON & CO TEA POT KETTLE NO STAND ENGRAVING, WOOD HAND. C $; Buy It Now. Make Offer - 6 Antique Elkington silver plate Westminster pre-owned forks. Elkington & Co, silverplate-stainless blade, Westminster, dessert knife 8 1/4" $ Free shipping.

Make Offer - Elkington & Co, silverplate-stainless blade, Westminster, dessert knife 8 1/4" Tell us what you think - opens in new window or tab.Elkington’s always provide fast service for repairs and modifications on tooling for customers such as Volvo, Audi & Landrover.

We use Elkington’s to supplement our group tool making facility. We have been more than happy with delivery performance and quality on a number of new tools for our customers including: Read More.Elkington English Antique Birmingham Silver Plated Inkwell with Cherubs.

$ Elegant Large Pair Elkington Gold and Silver Plate Figural Candelabras 19th C. $3, SILVER PLATE ELKINGTON CO HALLMARKED TEA POT CREAMER MILK JUG SUGAR BOWL SET. $