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Old English silver plated flatware cutlery

Old English silver plated flatware cutlery

Xavier Britain

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The Old English pattern is plain in style with a rounded handle end.

It was the most commonly produced pattern during the last 30 years of the 18th century, before being superseded by the Fiddle pattern in the early 19th Century.

However, its production continued throughout the 19th and 20th centuries and is now one of the most commonly found patterns we produce.

N.B. Individual item images are for size reference only and show the Baguette pattern.

Our Silver Plated cutlery is handmade in a family-owned Sheffield cutlery factory using the finest local materials and silver plated using a generous 20 micron coating of silver. Our Silver Plated collection is available in Flatware or Traditional styles. Sterling Silver is also available. Please get in touch for further information. 

To shop stainless steel Old English flatware cutlery please click here

To shop Old English cutlery sets please click here.

Made in Sheffield, England


We can add an emblem or crest to knife blades via laser free of charge.

We can also stamp every handle of any piece with a bespoke crest for a small extra charge. Please call 07949503164 to discuss these services.


Please bear in mind that each set of silver cutlery is made to order at an historic, family-run cutlery works in Sheffield, England. Once you place your order, we will begin the production process and be in touch to let you know an estimated delivery date, which could take up to eight weeks.


All Xavier Britain tableware is made from top grade English 'fine bone china'.

The ingredients used in making our ceramics, from the bone china body to the enamel colours and lithographs used in decoration, as well as the custom designed packaging are all sourced from and prepared by local suppliers in Stoke-on-Trent, England.

Dishwashers & Care Guide

Fine bone china is one of the toughest ceramic materials on the market with high levels of calcium content.

Each item is dishwasher-safe, and will last for decades if not centuries.

Even items decorated with gold or hand-painted rims can be put in dishwashers. We do recommend using a cold or delicate setting to prevent tarnishing, however, as well as liquid detergent.

The only rule is that our china isn't put in a cupboard for special occasions. It's robust, resilient and ready to party!


We maintain consistent sizes across our collections to allow customers to mix-and-match.

Mug | 8.5cm / 380ml

Side plate | 16cm

Coupe pasta bowl | 20cm

Rimmed soup bowl | 23cm

Pudding plate | 23cm

Dinner plate | 27cm

Shipping & Returns

Items available to purchase on our website are in stock in London.

Most orders are fulfilled using DPD next day delivery within one working day.

If you would like to arrange free pick up or delivery in London please select this option at checkout.


All Xavier Britain items pieces can be customised with a coat of arms, monogram or artwork or made in any colour.

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Why fine bone china?

Fine bone china has been synonymous with luxury for centuries. With high levels of calcium content it is so thin it is translucent under the light, but also incredibly strong.

We believe it is the best material for tableware.

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