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New Silver commissions by The Starter Studio Programme participants at Yorkshire Artspace sponsored by Sheffield Assay Office.

13
Jan

Friday, Jan 13, 2017

Sheffield Assay Office is delighted to announce that two new pieces of silverware have been commissioned for 2017.  Victoria Radcliffe, Elizabeth Handforth and Caroline McNeill-Moss from the Starter Studio Programme at Yorkshire Artspace delivered excellent presentations just before Christmas to a panel at Sheffield Assay Office...

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JET Business Network Taster Days by The National Association of Jewellers

9
Jan

Monday, Jan 09, 2017

On the 12th January, the UKNAJ is hosting a FREE JET Business Network taster session at Sheffield Assay Office, to give you a taste of how is can support your business. If you would like the opportunity to network with other like-minded individuals looking to improve their businesses, book your place here now!  ...

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A great occasion: Giving thanks to silversmiths' for their skills and craftsmanship

3
Jan

Tuesday, Jan 03, 2017

  The annual Mary Parsons Charity Service took place on the 27th December 2016 at The Cathedral Church of St Peter and St Paul. The service was well attended by beneficiaries of the charity and guests. Following the service everyone enjoyed refreshments in the 1554 coffee shop.   The Sheffield Assay Office now administers this...

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Events - 2017 Programme

23
Dec

Friday, Dec 23, 2016

The Sheffield Assay Office 2017 programme is brimming with events for individuals and groups with an interest in precious metals, history, local history, arts and crafts, design, science and technology. This comprehensive programme has something for everyone, from general tours and talks to informative valuation days. For peop...

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The Mary Parsons Charity Service for retired Silversmiths 2016

13
Dec

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016

All silversmiths and members of the trade are welcome to join us on at 11:30am on the 27th December 2015, for the Mary Parsons Charity Service, which is being held at the The Cathedral Church of St Peter and St Paul, Church Street, Sheffield S1 1HA. In 1817, a lady called Mary Parsons left a bequest in her will for the amount o...

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Sheffield Assay Office Calendar 2017

9
Dec

Friday, Dec 09, 2016

We are delighted to announce that the Sheffield Assay Office calendar is now available for our customers; many have been despatched on the delivery vehicles, they are also available from the customer counter at Sheffield Assay Office. But hurry, they are in popular demand and when they are gone they are gone! This limited editi...

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Society of Caddy Spoon Collectors conducting competition for young silversmiths

2
Dec

Friday, Dec 02, 2016

Society of Caddy Spoon Collectors is conducting a competition for the designing and making of a caddy spoon for young silversmiths.  See below for more details:     To find out more about the background of the Sheffield Assay Office, please visit: www.assayoffice.co.uk/about-us  ...

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Visit our valuation experts on 12th December!

24
Nov

Thursday, Nov 24, 2016

Valuation Days in Association with the Guild of Valuers and Jewellers Valuation days give you the opportunity to sit one- to-one with one of our jewellery experts whilst your pieces are valued. The valuer will examine your items and record vital information about each piece, including gemstone type and size, metal types, hallm...

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