5023, Flower, small
Height: 1 1/8”
Designer: Helen Perrin Farnlund
Production Dates: F1957-S1960, as “Flower”
Mold Book Name: Flower
Notes: This is also known as “Flower, Style One.” From F1957 to S1960, this piece appeared on the order form with the line drawing originally assigned to #5054, Large Flower. The piece actually sold at this time was the Miniature.
Flower has a small hole in the right paw for a flower; it was sold with a single fabric flower.
Earlier Flowers were sold on a card which read, “Walt Disney’s FLOWER. A shy young boy skunk who becomes ‘twitter-pated’ in the spring. By any other name he’d smell as sweet. From the movie BAMBI. Reproduced by Hagen-Renaker Potteries, Monrovia, California. © Copyright–Walt Disney Productions.”
Later Flowers were sold on a card which read, “Another Walt Disney figurine produced in fine ceramic by Hagen-Renaker Potteries, Monrovia, California. © Copyright–Walt Disney Productions.” Others were sold with a small gold (c) Walt Disney Productions sticker.