Silverplate Marks

Racine to Rockford

Racine Silver Plate Co.

Racine, WI  1875-1882
After a fire destroyed the factory, the company moved to Rockford, IL, and was renamed the Rockford Silver Plate Co.
See flatware patterns.

Raimond Silver Mfg. Co.

Listed under Silversmiths.

Ray Silver Co.

A subsidiary of the Rockford Silver Plate Co.  Primarily made pewter goods.


A trademark of Rogers & Bro.  The R.&B. line was considered
second quality, selling for less money than their premium grade
See flatware patterns.

Redfield & Rice / Redfield & Rice Mfg. Co.

New York, NY 1863-1872
Redfield & Rice started in 1863 as a partnership between James H. Redfield and James Rice as a successor to Bancroft, Redfield & Rice (1856-1863).  They incorporated in 1866 as the Redfield & Rice Mfg. Co. and went bankrupt in 1872.
See flatware patterns.

Reed & Barton

Listed under Silversmiths.
See silverplate flatware patterns.

Reed, Barton & Co.

Taunton, MA  1886-1892
Founded by Waldo Reed and Edward Barton to capitalize on the good name of Reed & Barton, but selling inferior goods.  Reed & Barton brought suit against the firm for the use of the name and lost.  They ended up purchasing the company in 1892, terminating them for good.

Regal Pure Silver Plate

A trademark of Wallace Silversmiths.
See flatware patterns.

Regent Mfg. Co.

Chicago, IL 1894-1905
Makers of silverplated holloware, flatware, and metal advertising goods.  Went bankrupt in 1905.

Reiffel & Husted

Chicago, IL 1917-c. 1970

Reliance Plate

A trademark of Oneida Silversmiths.
See flatware patterns.

Revelation Silver Plate

A trademark of International Silver.
See flatware patterns.

Bernard Rice’s Sons

New York, NY c. 1896-c. 1950
Successors to Bernard Rice & Son.

Richfield Plate Co.

A subsidiary of the Homan Manufacturing Co.

Rideau Plate

A trademark of Henry Birks & Sons of Montreal, Canada.  The sheaf of wheat mark was used beginning in 1925.

Riverton Silver Co.

A division of the A.R. Justice Co.

Rochester Stamping Co.

Rochester, NY 1900-c. 1930

Rochester Stamping Works

Rochester, NY 1888-1900

Rockford Silver Plate Co.

Rockford, IL  1882-1925
Began as the Racine Silver Plate Co. in Racine, WI.  When a fire burned down the factory in 1882, the company moved to Rockford, IL, and renamed the Rockford Silver Plate Co.  Succeeded by the Sheets-Rockford Silver Co. in 1925.
See flatware patterns.