H. Fred Skaggs
Scottsdale, AZ 1956-1982
Maker of handwrought sterling holloware, flatware, and jewelry.
Brooklyn, NY 1909-1943
Danish born and trained; designed for Tiffany & Co. in the 1930s. Important
maker of sterling handwrought flatware and holloware whose items are on display
in a number of museums around the country.
Alvah Skinner / A. Skinner & Son
Boston, MA 1830-1883
Was a partner in the firm of Skinner & Sweet with
James Sweet 1845-1857 and A. Skinner & Son 1881-1883,
A. Skinner & Son remaining in business until 1913.
New York, NY 1756-1762
Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co.
Wallingford, CT 1866-1898
Began as a silverplate manufacturer; sterling flatware was added c. 1895.
Acquired by International Silver in 1898 who continued to use their mark.
Makers of sterling flatware and holloware.
Bardstown, KY c. 1821-1844; Louisville, KY c. 1850;
and Madison, IN 1861-1863
Hopkinsville, KY c. 1857-1859
Skinner & Sweet
Boston, MA 1845-1857
Alvah Skinner and James Sweet.
Alburg Springs, CT 1946-1958 and Stowe, VT 1958-1967
Primarily a jeweler and sculptor, Skinger also made sterling flatware
Boston, MA 1728-1770
Partnered with Samuel Minott in the firm of Minott & Simpkins
Simons, Bro. & Co. / Simons Bros. Co.
Philadelphia, PA 1877-Present
Founded by George Washington Simons and Peter Boneil
Simons. The firm of Simons, Bro. & Co. incorporated in
1913 as Simons Bros. Co. Acquired Peter L. Krider Co. in
1903. Makers of sterling flatware, holloware, thimbles,
novelties and jewelry; made swords during the Civil War.
Stopped making flatware in 1908 when their dies were sold
to Alvin Mfg. Co. Website. See flatware patterns.
J. & A. Simmons
New York, NY 1802-1814
James and Abraham Simmons.
Simmons & Paye
North Attleboro, MA 1896-1901
Succeeded by Paye & Baker. Some of their dies were acquired
by the Wendell Mfg. Co.
New York, NY c. 1802-1816
Was in the partnership of J. & A. Simmons 1802-1814.
William Cadogan Simes
Kittery, ME c. 1795 and
Portsmouth, NH 1801-1820
Simes to Smed
Helen Kenny Simon
New York, NY 1948-1962
Worked with husband Theodore Simon in their shop called The Two Simons.
Philadelphia, PA 1959-1975
Sinclair Mfg. Co.
Chartley, MA 1947-Present
Made sterling goods in the 1950s.
Philadelphia, PA 1795-1808
Was in the partnerships of Simmons & Alexander 1801-1804.
Simes to Smed