Ellmore Silver Co.
Meriden, CT c. 1935-1960
Acquired the Amston Silver Co., Concord Silversmiths,
G.H. French & Co., W. & S. Blackinton, and the Frank M.
Whiting Co. When Ellmore went out of business in 1960, the
flatware dies of F.M. Whiting were sold to the Crown Silver Co.
and the W. & S. Blackinton Co. was sold to Raimond Silver.
Makers of sterling flatware, holloware, and novelties.
Joseph Thorpe Elliston
Nashville, TN 1798-c. 1820
Was in the partnership of Elliston & Hunter in 1802. Nashville's first
silversmith. Served as Nashville's fourth mayor 1814-1817. Although
Elliston continued to own a clock, watchmaking, and jewelery business until 1856, it is believed he stopped
silversmithing around 1820.
Empire Art Silver
New York, NY 1890's-1930
A division of E&J Bass, Inc. Made mostly silverplated wares, but
also made some sterling vanity and novelty items.
Thomas Knox Emery
Boston, MA 1802-1815
Empire Crafts Corp.
Newark, NJ 1930s-1950s
A direct-to-the-consumer marketing firm, selling sterling
flatware under the brand name Royal Crest and silverplate under the name Nobility Plate. The
manufacturing was done by Oneida. See flatware patterns.
Empire Silver Co., Inc.
Brooklyn, NY 1946-Present
Makers of sterling and pewter holloware. Website
Salem, MA c. 1775-1800
Baltimore, MD 1835-1843
New York, NY 1814-1821 and Salisbury, NC 1821
In the partnership of Elliott & Burnham with
E.B. Burnham in 1821.
George Augustus Eno / G. Eno & Co.
Philadelphia, PA c. 1850-1870
In the partnerships of G. Eno & Co. c. 1854-1860 and
Bechtel & Eno c. 1860-1870.
Nashville, TN 1809-1823
Silversmith and clockmaker.
Thomas P. Emerson
Lafayette, IN 1855-1871
New York, NY 1878-1970
Makers of quality sterling historic reproduction items.
Henry P. Elias
Cincinnati, OH 1853-1868
Charles T. Emery
Portsmouth, NH 1851-c. 1875
Elfers to Ensko
Elfers to Ensko
Alfred H. Ellsworth
Pasadena, CA 1925-1929
Toronto, ON, Canada 1877-1928
Founded by Philip W. Ellis and Matthew C. Ellis.
Taken over by Birks in 1928.
Z. & W.S. Elliott
New York, NY and Salisbury, NC 1815-1820
Zebulon & W.S. Elliott.
William R. Elfers Co., Inc.
New York, NY 1930's
Makers of sterling holloware.
Elgin Silversmiths Co.
New York, NY 1946-1976
Successor to Redlich & Co. Acquired Currier & Roby. Makers of sterling
Elgin American Mfg. Co.
Elgin, IL 1887-c. 1952
Makers of sterling vanity items, military insignia,
cigarette cases, novelties and jewelry. They also made
cigarette cases under the HavOne brand name. Became a
division of the Illinois Watch Case Co. in the late 1940s.