Wades Whimsies Kitten


Shipping to United States: $5.60

Known as a Wades Whimsey, this little kitten was made by the Irish pottery company in England. These were made as pocket toys for kids in the 50s and in the 60s they started putting them in Canadian Red Rose Tea as gifts. They are tiny, this one is 1.25 x 1.25 x .75 and often used in pubs & kitchens as match strikers due to the ridged bottom. The kitten is brown and is playing with an orange ball of yarn. The yarn is not glazed well, The ball isn't fully glazed and the strings going across are not painted orange, but it is still adorable! There are no nicks, cracks or crazing, it is marked "England".

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Frequently Asked Questions

When will I receive my refund for a damaged product.

I will happily refund for anything damaged during shipping. However, I must receive pictures of the damage, the box and the wrapping. I will refund you as soon as I receive this in order to file a claim with USPS or Shipsurance.

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