Wade England Miniature Figurine - Hugging Cats
In 1967 George Wade and Son ceramics company was contracted to produce a line of miniatures as a promotion for Red Rose Tea in Canada. The original 32 miniatures were called "Whimsies". They became so popular that the company continued to promote Red Rose with other lines of miniatures for the British market
Each Wade England figurine is unique even though they were massed produced. There are difference in the glaze and coloring on every one.
This figurine depicts two hugging cats. They were a part of the Pet Shop series 2006 - 2008. (This listing is only for the cats figurine. All others listed separately.)