Precious Moments collectibles line started in 1978 with 21 figurines,
called the "Original 21". The ever popular and lovingly crafted
bisque porcelain figurines are based on Sam Butcher’s original artwork
and sculpted by Yasuhei Fujioka. They continue to spread the message
of caring, loving, and sharing to collectors all around the world.
Precious Moments figurines
are a gift option that children and adults of all ages can cherish.
The colors used for Precious
Moments collectibles are pastel in nature and the figurines are
whimsical glimpses at innocence. Precious Moments figurines are an enduring
collectible that make fine gifts and even finer memories.
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Each year new Precious Moments
figurines are produced and some are limited to distribution to members
of collectors clubs or for special occasions. The Birthday Series offers
some of the most popular Precious Moments collectibles. There is a different
figurine for each month of the year with that particular month’s birthstone
or flower being included as a special touch. It's not difficult to see
why Precious Moments figurines are so popular with so many people.
Moments celebrates those moments in life that we cherish the most.
The Christmas pieces and the nativity scenes are particularly endearing.
Precious Moments collectible figurines are amongst the most popular
in the world. Since Sam Butcher, the creator, began drawing the adorable
children as gifts for his family and friends over thirty years ago,
Precious Moments figurines have become one of the most lasting favorites
with collectors. Precious Moments collectibles are a wonderful way to
express the joys of life and love.
The Precious Moments figurine line
has produced at least 1,500 figurines. Usually, 25 - 40 new figurines
are created each year and 12 - 20 existing figurines are retired or
suspended from production. Each year, a different symbol is placed on
the bottom of the figurines so that collectors can easily identify the
year they were produced.
Several collectors’ clubs exist that
track new Precious Moments figurines, and maintain their own collections.
Each one of the Precious Moments figurines is beautifully crafted and
painted in beautiful pastel colors. Precious Moments figurines make
a lovely, memorable gift for children and adults of all ages and are
certain to tug at your heartstrings.
Precious Moments also offers
Disney character and angel figurines. They are one of the most easily
recognized and most beloved types of collectible figurines in the world,
thanks to their unique faces and the wide range of occasions that they
celebrate. These days, the Precious Moments figurines inspired by Sam
Butcher’s art are sold in hundreds of locations around the world and
are among the top selling porcelain collectibles in history.
Precious Moments collectibles
are available in hundreds of different styles, but they all have the
rounded face in common, soft pastel colors and the teardrop eyes that
make them distinct from all the other fine porcelain collectibles.
Precious Moments figurines
express wonderful messages of love and caring, so their worldwide demand
comes as no surprise. Just like any other collectible pieces of porcelain,
the value of Precious Moments figurines can vary widely with their condition,
age, and rarity. Any professional art or collectibles appraiser will
be more than happy to take a look at your collection and will be able
to tell you exactly how much it is worth. Having an idea of how much
your collection is worth before you have it appraised is very important,
especially if you're planning to sell it, because you want to make sure
that you're getting the very best price possible.
The Precious Moments collection
is now the number one collectible in the country and boasts more than
1,000 subjects for every occasion and every sentiment. It is this attention
to quality and detail that has kept the Precious Moments collection
so true to Sam Butcher’s original artwork and in such demand with collectors.
The retired pieces, which
make space for more introductions to the collection, are in great demand
with collectors. Whether for weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, new
babies, graduations, or holidays, Precious Moments collectibles convey
any heartfelt sentiment without uttering a single word.
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