The Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Company

La Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Company è stata fondata nel 1880 da William Gibson (d. 1913) e John Lawrence Langman (1846-1928).
L’azienda era attiva al 112 di Regent Street, Londra acquisendo i locali utilizzati in precedenza da John Joseph Mechi.
Nel 1893 l’azienda ha assorbito il Goldsmiths ‘Alliance Ltd  e nel 1898 è diventato “The Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Co Ltd, azienda attiva come gioiellieri, commercianti di diamanti e pietre preziose, argentieri, electroplaters e orologiai.
Nel 1952 The Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Co Ltd si è fusa con Garrard & Co Ltd.
L’azienda ha partecipato a una serie di mostre nazionali ed internazionali, come Indian and Colonial Exhibition (Londra, 1886), Parigi (1889), Chicago (1893), California (1894), Parigi (1900) e la mostra franco-inglese (Londra, 1908).
The Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Co è stato attiva con manifatture a Newcastle Place, Clerkenwell; Regent Works, Sheffield e Rue St George, Parigi.

Victorian Silver Tray, London 1900
     Victorian Silver Tray, London 1900

 

The Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Company

The Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Company  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.