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Shreve, George

Maker's Mark Name/Period Location Specialty
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George Shreve
(1828-1893)
e.1852
Apprentice to Benjamin
1852
• George and brother Samuel sailed for the California gold rush.
• Established a jewelry business upon arrival.
• After Samuel’s death George Shreve went on to develop Shreve & Co. into the finest jewelry establishment in the west.
Silver and decorative items for the home as well as jewelry.
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