Carved and released in 1997, this delightful box figurine depicts an energetic group of cats making full use of a common stool.
In addition to the assortment of felines, more surprises await your discovery: “May 1 97” and “Blair Wins” refer to the landslide victory for Tony Blair and the Labour party in the UK General Election.
Peter had spotted the first cuckoo of the season and a grass snake while working on this piece, thus their incorporation. The tin can appears again, and Peter insists that this is the first time the mouse has shown his bottom. Inside a cat uses the walls of the box as a scratching post.
Hallmarks include ©, heart, HBC logo, ed.#, and Pc.
2.05" wide, 2.48" long, 3.11" high
Made in England
In-house stock photographs. - As with any hand-tinted product, piece received will be similar but unique.