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The first Galvanize Sheffield coins are now for sale!

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Jun

Friday, Jun 20, 2014

Galvanize Sheffield Festival of Contemporary Metalwork commissioned artist Johnny Wilkinson (We Live Here) http://www.welivehere.co.uk/ to design the first Galvanize Sheffield coin, depicting 6 iconic buildings in Sheffield with links to metalworking in Sheffield: Cutler’s Hall, Millennium Gallery, Persistence Works, Forgemaster…

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Assay Master presents Prize of Excellence at Sheffield Hallam University Degree Show

14
Jun

Saturday, Jun 14, 2014

The Sheffield Assay Office have given 20 emerging silversmiths the opportunity to test out new ideas and realise their designs in silver through the annual Little Gems commission. Jennifer Ricketts is the latest recipient of the Starter Studio Programme for Designer Silversmiths

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Jewellery design company 'most impressed' by Assay Office Talk and Tour

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Jun

Friday, Jun 06, 2014

More than 20 people attended the public talk and tour at Sheffield Assay Office in June, with many visitors travelling from as far as Lincoln, Ilkley and Harrogate to attend the well-respected event. Amongst the audience were three members of staff from a Nottingham jewellery design company who were keen to share their knowledg…

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Little Gems - Commissioned Sterling Silver Piece by Jennifer Ricketts Showing Sheffield's Skyline

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May

Friday, May 16, 2014

The Sheffield Assay Office have given 20 emerging silversmiths the opportunity to test out new ideas and realise their designs in silver through the annual Little Gems commission. Jennifer Ricketts is the latest recipient of the Starter Studio Programme for Designer Silversmiths

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Sheffield Assay Office Announce Overseas Hallmarking Branch Opening During Visit from Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg

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May

Friday, May 02, 2014

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Galvanise and Sheffield’s Assay Office Celebrate First Limited Edition Coin Stamping with Artist Jonathan Wilkinson

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Mar

Monday, Mar 17, 2014

Galvanise and Sheffield’s Assay Office Celebrate First Limited Edition Coin Stamping with Artist Jonathan Wilkinson Assay Master Ashley Carson and artist Jonathan Wilkinson oversea the stamping of the first Galvanize celebratory limited edition coins that will be Sheffield’s calling card to other UK cities and the rest of the w…

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Announcement: Sheffield Assay Office Jewellery Commission Opportunity

23
Jan

Thursday, Jan 23, 2014

Sheffield Assay Office is offering a commission award of £300.00 (including VAT if applicable) to produce a piece of jewellery to commemorate a special occasion in the Sheffield Assay Office’s history. The piece of jewellery which would expand on the Jeweller/ Silversmith’s own personal design practice, the piece must be predomi…

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Sheffield Assay Office Reflects on 240 years of History.

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Nov

Tuesday, Nov 19, 2013

The Sheffield Assay Office recently celebrated its 240th anniversary. Throughout its rich history the Assay Office has worked to uphold the reputation of the Steel City as one of the premier locations in the world for metal assay, silversmithing and metallurgy.   As part of the anniversary celebrations, the entire Assay Office…

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