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Antique Easter Composition Bunny Rabbit Candy Container With Glass Eyes, Germany For Sale
Welcome to our sale! Many of you know us as longtime collectors and sellers of antique and vintage Hallowe'en, Christmas, and Easter holiday memorabilia, paper ephemera, antique dolls and toys, and lovely old china and glassware. For your consideration, we are proud to present a wonderful large size antique bunny rabbit candy container that was made in Germany in the early 1900s! This charming fellow has his original paint and his original glass eyes!Please meet Patrick! He was named after the beloved Patron Saint that we Irish Americans know so well! He is a nice-sized bunny measuring 7 ½” tall x 7” long x 3” wide.He is lightly marked on his head plug: Germany. Patrick is a really wonderful example and his colors are warm and rich. He is in naturalshades of warm brown, tan, dark beige, creamy white and black was used to accent his back, his cute little tail, his ears, his bunny mouth and his wiggly littlenose. His glasseyes are a lovely shade of dark amber with black pupils.
Candy containers such as this one were filled with sweet treats and given by loving mothers and teachersas gifts or game prizes to good little children in celebration of Spring and the Easter holiday.
So often old composition bunny rabbit candy containers such as Patrick will have repairs to the ears, but we are very HOPPY to report that this bunny has none! He has a few small specks of paint loss commensurate with his age and light rubs to the very tips of his ears. He has roughness to one back paw, but this was done in the making. It isVERY difficult to find an old bunny in this condition!If you love bunny rabbits as we do, Patrick, with his endearing expression and his magnificent condition, might just be the perfect bunny rabbit for you!Patrick would also look wonderful in the arms of your favorite bisque-head French or German doll. He would be the ideal decoration for your Easter table,perfect if you love wildlife, or magnificent ifyou collect Easter holiday memorabilia!WE LOVE OUR buyers! We are thankful for you every day. Please check out our other sales, including MINT Vintage Fenton White Hobnail Milk Art Glass Basket with Ruffled Edge, 6 Antique Embossed Easter Postcards, Chicks, Bunnies, Angel, Dove, with Silver, 2 Adorable Antique Easter Signed Clapsaddle Postcards Little Boy/Girl with Bunny.We charge actual shipping costs with no handling fees. We’ll ship this item for $11.00 Priority Mail in the continental United States. The shipping costs for this item are an estimate and may be more or less depending on your location. However, if the actual shipping costs are less, we WILL refund the difference. We pack with tender loving care, and love to combine shipping. We’re also happy to arrange for free pick-up if you can come to Lancaster PA.Please pay within 3 days of end of sale. We'll ship within 1 business day of receipt of payment. Pennsylvania residents pay 6% sales tax. While we prefer to ship to the United States only, we will ship overseas to interested collectors – but will need to quote actual shipping costs at the end of the sale. All international sales will be shipped USPS Priority Mail International insured. We also cannot predict other fees such as tariffs or duty taxes for each country. Happy ing!