English Pewter Company Sheffield has long had a tradition and industry based on metalwork, silverwork and cutlery. In 1977 Alan and Robert Shaw set up the English Pewter Company. With a commitment to quality, service and price they soon became the UK's largest manufacturer of quality pewter giftware.
Pewter Pewter, an easily worked alloy, has been in use in Britain for near on 2000 years. Pewter remained a cottage industry until 1770 when a new pewter alloy which used Antimony and Copper instead of Lead was developed in Sheffield, it became known as Britannia metal and was capable of being given a bright polish.
Hip Flask Truly one of the most beautiful hip flasks of the extensive English Pewter Company range, this Victorian style six ounce hip flask is the ideal gift for your loved one on a truly special occasion that they will want to remember forever. Wonderfully adorned with a Victorian style floral design, the 13cm by 9cm flask is lovingly manufactured from high quality pewter to ensure that the flask's beautiful appearance will last for years to come without the risk of tarnishing. Supplied beautifully packaged in an elegant cream and black presentation box with a handy funnel, this truly is a thoughtful and unique gift for any occasion.