This sterling silver bulldog from British silversmiths Francis Howard is full of personality. He is crafted using the lost max technique, which captures all those exquisite details such as the textured fur and those distinctive bulldog features. With his typical bulldog stance and upturned little face, he is the perfect gift for anyone who loves this friendly breed. Sheffield-based silversmiths Francis Howard has been crafting beautiful silverware since 1870. The company is still run by the Howard family to this day, from the premises they acquired in 1873.
Sheffield silversmiths Francis Howard have been crafting beautiful silverware since 1870. Today, the fifth generation of the Howard family run the company, which recently celebrated its 150-year anniversary.
Their stunning pieces range from graceful tableware to incredibly detailed sporting figurines. Francis Howard’s skilled craftsmen use traditional skills to work on the pieces, many of which are hand-made. Each finished item is hallmarked at the Sheffield Assay Office.