Jean Philip French Flatware
quality French flatware in stainless steel and silver plate. Hand
finished and still made in the traditional manner by Jean Philip of
Thiers. The flatware designs are classic but with adaptations such as
the understated gold highlights. Most patterns can be customized or
personalized. All Jean Philip
silver plate flatware is French Quality Number 1 and contains the
Goldsmiths square hallmark
classic French flatware by
our superb range of Steak Knives
As well as the classic French
flatware patterns we now have an extensive range of steak knives from
Jean Philip. Thiers is the established area for the manufacture of the
classic Laguiole knives. Alongside the two
Laguiole steak knives we offer
steak knives in most of the classic patterns.
Philip has been manufacturing flatware or cutlery since 1924 in the
small village of Palladuc near Thiers. Thiers is the center of the
French flatware industry. The flatware is still made in the
traditional way with the final polishing process completed by hand.
All the manufacturing tools are preserved so that any of the
patterns can be created at any time.
driving objective of Jean Philip is to provide a high quality
product for the customer to enjoy and use. All the collections
are either stainless or silver plated steel and are manufactured
from high quality 18/10 steel ensuring superior rigidity, excellent
silver adhesion which in turn allows impeccable polishing and
finish. All the silver plated flatware is to French Quality no. 1
and is hallmarked.
Philip in conjunction with
R. Chazeau, a small
local Thiers company, a superb collection of steak knives in natural and
exotic woods. There are the famous Laguoile steak knives and the Thiers
steak knife, made by hand in the heart of France. Additionally most of
the Jean Philip range have matching steak knives.