The modern French Bulldog breed descends from the dogs of the Molossians, an ancient Greek tribe. British Molossian dogs developed into mastiff and later into a subfamily of small bulldog.The dogs were highly fashionable and sought after by society ladies and Parisian prostitutes alike, as well as creatives such as artists, writers and fashion designers. Due to its popularity in France, among stylish people it came to be known as the Bouledogue Francais.
1.37” x 1.18”. Sterling Silver.