This is a Lefton tiger cat figurine. Has a matte finish with dry brush painting. He's adorned with a pink butterfly and bow. The "150" ink stamp is on the bottom along with the Lefton foil sticker. Measures 3-1/2" tall x 3" long. No cracks or chips.
I had to share this story I found on the distribution of Hummel Figurines. Very interesting and inspiring for Collectors.
Famed Hummel figurines regain U.S. presence with new offices in Bordentown City
A file photo of when the eight-foot-tall M.I. Hummel "Merry Wanderer" was unveiled in front of the new home of the M.I. Hummel Club and M.I. Hummel Company on Quakerbridge Road in Hamilton in June 2010. (Martin Griff | Times of Trenton) (Martin Griff / The Times)
BORDENTOWN CITY -- When the U.S. operations of M.I. Hummel Co. were liquidated, an air of uncertainty swept the collectors' world about what lay ahead for the German porcelain figurines.
Everything at the Quakerbridge Road offices in Hamilton that could be sold was sold – from pens to th…