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List of famous male silversmiths, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male silversmiths list contains the most prominent and top males known for being silversmiths. There are thousand of males working as silversmiths in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic silversmiths have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a silversmith then the people below should give you inspiration.

List ranges from David Austin Sayre to Tommy Singer and more.

While this isn't a list of all male silversmiths, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male silversmiths?" and "Who are the best male silversmiths?"
Paul Revere is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Silversmiths
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Paul Revere was an American silversmith, engraver, early industrialist, and a patriot in the American Revolution. He is most famous for alerting the Colonial militia to the approach of British forces before the battles of Lexington and Concord, as dramatized in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's poem, ...more

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Age: Died at 83 (1735-1818)

Birthplace: North End, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Entrepreneur, Silversmith, Spy

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#32 on The Most Important Leaders in U.S. History

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Sequoyah is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Silversmiths
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Sequoyah, named in English George Gist or George Guess, was a Cherokee silversmith. In 1821 he completed his independent creation of a Cherokee syllabary, making reading and writing in Cherokee possible. This was the only time in recorded history that a member of a pre-literate people independently ...more

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Age: Died at 76 (1767-1843)

Birthplace: Tennessee, Knoxville, Great Smoky Mountains, United States of America, United States, + more

Profession: Inventor, Silversmith

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David Austin Sayre is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Silversmiths
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David Austin Sayre


David Austin Sayre was a prominent silversmith, banker and educator. Sayre is best remembered as founder of Sayre Female Institute. ...more

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Age: Died at 77 (1793-1870)

Birthplace: Madison, New Jersey, United States of America

Profession: Silversmith, Teacher

Georg Jensen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Silversmiths
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Georg Jensen


Georg Arthur Jensen was a Danish silversmith. ...more

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Age: Died at 69 (1866-1935)

Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark

Profession: Silversmith