Bateman Family of London - (Silver) Glossary of Antique Terms B

Bateman Family of London - (Silver) Silversmiths. Hester (1709-94) was active 1760-90 and is esteemed for being an early exponent of an austere, plain style, simple and functional. She had two sons who worked in the family business, Peter and Jonathan; then there was Ann, wife of Jonathan, and Ann's son William who was a silversmith of repute in early Victorian times.


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