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Antique Cutlery

Often gifted to a newlywed couple on their way to build a new home, an antique cutlery set has long been a coveted part of family life. Handed down from generation to generation, these striking sets crafted from silver are now highly coveted among collectors. From antique silver cutlery styled and cast by Georg Jensen to more humble pieces that’ll add character to your daily life, you’ll find exactly what you love right here at Vinterior.

Sourced by our network of professional independent sellers, our marketplace includes antique sterling silver cutlery with decorative motifs and pieces with bone handles. Find a true collectors’ item among our impressive antique cutlery range and marvel at the quality of craftsmanship in these pieces. We have something to suit all budgets and tastes, whether you’re after tongs, a nutcracker or a fish slice. Whether you need a niche gift or a display piece for a dresser, Vinterior’s got you covered.

Find one-of-a-kind antique cutlery sets for sale in our marketplace today. Shop from trusted sellers only and buy with confidence at Vinterior.

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Where to find antique cutlery sets for sale

We’re proud to present our stunning collection of antique cutlery, designed to inspire lovers of high-quality goods from bygone eras. From dainty mustard spoons to sugar tongs and from antique sterling silver ladles to beautiful arts and crafts serving forks, Vinterior has hundreds of pieces for you to marvel at. Be sure to browse through our full kitchenware collection for inspiration and complementary items.

How to spot characterful details in antique silver cutlery

Often it’s the tiniest things that make antique sterling silver cutlery items truly special. Be it tiny holes for sifting sugar, intricate enamel detailing or engraved floral work. Look out for manufacturer’s and silversmith’s marks, as well as hallmarks and ‘Stainless Steel’ markings that tell you more about each piece. Thanks to our approved listings created by true antique cutlery connoisseurs, you can learn everything you need to know by clicking on each item.

Antique sterling silver cutlery sets for sale in our marketplace

Our gorgeous antique cutlery sets sold by UK sellers include dinner services, carving sets, salad servers, cake or fruit knives and more. Many of our sets come housed in custom-fitted chests within their original wooden boxes; often with keys. An antique sterling silver flatware service will usually comprise over a hundred pieces and is a true phenomenon, adorned with scrolls, dragons and foliage motifs making each oyster fork, soup ladle or dessert spoon a true work of art. To complete the collection, be sure to check out our range of antique plates and see if anything tickles your fancy.

Antique cutlery sourced by trusted sellers

Our antique cutlery selection is drawn from the wares of a community of thousands of professional dealers and small businesses located all over the world and offers the very best in quality and craftsmanship. An antique cutlery set from 1930s tableware company Christofle is a true collector’s item – this company is known for introducing silver plating to France in the 1840s. Danish designer Georg Jensen is another name to look out for, for its excellent Scandi-style craftsmanship. If you’re creating a new space with our antique cutlery, why not have a look at our round dining tables or larger oak tables?

How old is antique cutlery?

Antique cutlery is any piece that is over 100 years old. Our extensive collection takes in items from the 18th century right up to the 1980s, and our easy-to-use site allows you to find exactly what you’re after with the click of a mouse. Browse Old-English antique silver cutlery styles from the 1700s with elegant lines and sturdy handles, or perhaps you’ll choose something more stylised from the art deco period. Thanks to our handy online marketplace, gone are the days of scouring antique shops to find that set you’ve been after for years – just choose your filters and watch the beauty pop up.

Gifting? Renovating? Collecting? Whatever your reason for sourcing unique antique cutlery, shop Vinterior’s exclusive edit today.

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