A gift from the Goldsmiths’ Company Charity to support three new PhD studentships at Cambridge will advance research in precious metals and help develop new technical expertise.
As part of our dedication to becoming a centre of excellence for jewellery materials we will be holding a major international conference next summer.
This week we have launched a new guaranteed 5 Day Service. This coincides with the introduction of 100% money back guarantees across time bound services. This is the first service assurance warranty in the Assay Office’s 700 year history.
As New Designers launches, The Goldsmiths' Centre' caught up with Alex O’Connor a year on from making her debut at the show in 2017. This year she will be exhibiting within the One Year In area of the event. Here she describes what it was like getting her first piece hallmarked by us - a milestone for any jeweller or silversmith.
Dave Archer marked 40 years at the Assay Office on 5th June 2018.
In Autumn 2017 we had the historic task of hallmarking the engagement ring of the Duchess of Sussex, and later the wedding rings for both the Duke and Duchess.
Be part of a 4-day short course that takes you on a journey of jewellery design from the creation of embryonic idea to a presentative image.
The Goldsmiths' Company at Fortnum & Mason: A Celebration of Craftsmanship - 3-31 May
The Goldsmiths' Company Assay Office is engaged in an exciting programme of improvements to all areas of our service and equipment.
As part of this programme, the Company Laboratory will now be updated to ensure that we can provide an operation of the highest standard in the years ahead.
Andy Hills celebrated 40 years at the Assay Office earlier this month.
Dr Robert Organ presented him with his long service award in front of his colleagues.
We were proud to host the launch of his new book "Diamonds, An Early History of the King of Gems" earlier this month.
The Goldsmiths’ Company is proud to present an exhibition celebrating five decades of elegant modern design and excellent craftmanship fuelled by the extraordinary creativity of silversmith Grant Macdonald.
The first 100% money back guarantees across our time bound services for online packet submissions are also to be introduced this season. This is the first service assurance warranty in our history.