Jean Philip French
Jean Philip is
the brand name of Rimbert Steel. The company
started manufacturing in 1924 in the small village of St Remy sur Durolle which is near Thiers the historic center of
flatware manufacture in France. Rimbert
created a reputation and business providing unfinished steel
articles to the craftsmen finishers of the Thiers area. The success
of this venture led to the company producings its own product line which is now marketed under the Jean
Baguette by Jean Philip
flatware designs are classic with adaptations such as gold highlights.
All Jean Philip silver plate flatware is French Quality Number 1 and
contains the Goldsmiths square hallmark
classic Perles design by Jean Philip
patterns are very much in the traditional French classic style,
and are available in high quality stainless steel (mat and
brilliant, or even a combination of the two), silver plate and some have gold highlights to add
that little bit of luxury.
with gold highlights by Jean Philip
As well as the classic French
flatware patterns we offer an extensive range of steak knives from
Jean Philip. Thiers is the established area for the manufacture of the
classic Laguiole knives.
company still makes the the Jean Philip line in the traditional
manner and all the finished flatware is hand polished to create
a superb finish. Interestingly all the manufacturing tools and
patterns are preserved enabling the recreation of every pattern
without a time limit.