Sunday, June 16, 2024

Discover the Birmingham Assay Office

fri29nov10:30 amfri12:30 pmDiscover the Birmingham Assay Office10:30 am - 12:30 pm Birmingham Assay Office, Icknield Street, Birmingham, B18 6RZ Event Organized ByBirmingham Assay Office

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We are offering a unique experience where we will open the doors behind the heart of the Birmingham Assay Office.

This exclusive event will include an in-depth talk where you will learn all about the long history of hallmarking and the success of the Birmingham Assay Office since it was founded as a result of Matthew Boulton’s efforts in 1773. Followed up by a visit to our Silver Collection which is our historic collection of spectacular objects created by some of Birmingham’s most celebrated Silversmiths including Matthew Boulton, Nathaniel Mills and Elkington & Co.

You will also be given behind the scenes access to see how our incredible team hallmark today using both traditional and modern practices, and have the opportunity to try hallmarking for yourself.

Tea, coffee and cakes included to make your experience enjoyable!

Price: £35 per person

Time: 10.30am-12.30pm

Location: Birmingham Assay Office, Icknield Street, Birmingham, B18 6RZ

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November 29, 2024 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

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Birmingham Assay Office

Icknield Street, Birmingham, B18 6RZ

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