Tweetie Bird Baby

A-495, Tweetie Bird Baby                               

Height: ½”

Designer: Helen Perrin Farnlund

Production Dates:

S1961-F1961, as “Baby Bird” (Black/pink “Robin” [htf])

F1966-F1989, as “Baby Tweetie Bird” (Blue, Brown)

F2005-present, as “Baby Tweetie blue/yellow” (Blue/lined mouth, Yellow/lined mouth)

Mold Book Name: Bird, baby

Notes: A-186, Robin baby, beak open, is a remake of this mold.

 

 

Keywords: tiny, little, bluebird, canary

Tweetie Bird Sister

A-484, Tweetie Bird Sister      

Height: 7/8”

Designer: Helen Perrin Farnlund

Production Dates:

S1961, as “Bird (orange)” (Orange [rare])

F1961, as “Bird (blue/yellow/green/orange)” (Blue, Yellow, Green, Orange [all rare])

F1972-S1973, as “Sister Tweetie Bird” (Brown)

F1973-F1977, as “Mama Tweetie Bird” (Brown)

Mold Book Name: Sitting bird head turned

Notes: A-483 and A-484 can be difficult to distinguish. They are the same size. A-483 (Brother) has its head straight forward and tail off the ground. A-484 (Sister) has its head turned slightly to the left and tail down; see comparison photo. The 1961 birds were attached to wires (some wires have broken or been cut off).

Tweetie Bird Brother

A-483, Tweetie Bird Brother  

Height: 7/8”

Designer: Helen Perrin Farnlund

Production Dates:

S1961, as “Bird (yellow)” (Yellow [rare])

F1961, as “Bird (blue/yellow/green/orange)” (Blue, Yellow, Green, Orange [all rare])

F1966-F1967, as “Tweetie Bird” (Brown [htf])

Mold Book Name: Bird sitting head straight forward

Notes: A-483 and A-484 can be difficult to distinguish. A-483 (Brother) has its head straight forward and tail off the ground. A-484 (Sister) has its head turned slightly to the left and tail down; see comparison photo. In general, A-483 is a hard-to-find mold and was never called ‘Brother” by Hagen-Renaker; that is a collector name only. The 1961 birds were attached to wires (some wires have broken or been cut off).

Tweetie Bird Papa, wings up

A-482, Tweetie Bird Papa, wings up

Height: 7/8”

Designer: Helen Perrin Farnlund

Production Dates:

S1961, as “Bird (green)” (Green [rare])

F1961, as “Bird (blue/yellow/green/orange)” (Blue, Yellow, Green, Orange [all rare])

F1966-F1971, as “Tweetie Bird” (Brown)

S1972-S1973, as “Mama Tweetie Bird” (Brown)

S1978-F1989, as “Mama Tweetie Bird” (Blue, red breast)

F2005-present, as “Pa Tweetie blue/yellow” (Blue/lined mouth, Yellow/lined mouth)

Mold Book Name: Bird wings straight up

Notes: This mold is also known as Tweetie Bird Papa, style 2. The name Mama was used for this mold from 1972 to 1989. The 1961 birds were attached to wires (some wires have broken or been cut off).

Tweetie Bird Mama, wings down

A-481, Tweetie Bird Mama, wings down

Height: 1 1/8”

Designer: Helen Perrin Farnlund

Production Dates:

S1961, as “Bird (blue)” (Blue [rare])

F1961, as “Bird (blue/yellow/green/orange)” (Blue, Yellow, Green, Orange [all rare])

F1966-F1971, as “Tweetie Bird” (Brown)

S1972-F1977, as “Papa Tweetie Bird” (Brown)

F1978-F1989, as “Papa Tweetie Bird” (Blue, red breast)

F2005-present, as “Ma Tweetie blue/yellow” (Blue/lined mouth, Yellow/lined mouth)

Mold Book Name: Bird wings outstretched

Notes: This mold is also known as Tweetie Bird Mama, style 2. The name Papa was used for this mold from 1972 to 1989. The 1961 birds are or were attached to wires (some wires have broken or been cut off).

Hummingbird with flower

A-3178, Hummingbird with flower

Height: 2 1/8”

Designer: Robert McGuinness

Production Dates:

F1995-present (Pink/grey)

Mold Book Name: Hummingbird           

Notes: This mold is also known as Hummingbird, style 2.

Budgie

A-2030, Budgie

Height: 2 ½”

Designer: Maureen Love

Production Dates:

F1988-F1990, as “Budgie” (Turquoise/brown/white, on ring)

Mold Book Name: Budgie

Bluebird, wings down

A-2028, Bluebird, wings down

Height: 1 ½”

Designer: Maureen Love

Production Dates:

F1988-S1989, as “Blue Bird” (Blue/red breast)

Mold Book Name: Blue Bird

Notes: This mold is also known as “Bluebird, style 3.”

Macaw

A-2007, Macaw

Height: 3 ¼”

Designer: Maureen Love

Production Dates:

S1988-S1990 Blue/yellow, on ring

Mold Book Name: Macaw parrot