This Harmony Kingdom box figurine named "Frightfest" was carved by Peter Calvesbert in 2008. It is made of a marble/resin mixture and hand painted/finished by local craftsmen in the Cottswold area of England.Dimensions (inches): 2.5 x 2.5 x 3.25 "Frightfest" is the annual Fall Frightfest Event Piece.
For the 2008 annual in-store event, Peter has carved a trio of bats, the first time he has carved this fascinating and ecologically vital species. Of the 751 box figurines Ã¢ÂeÂ" the smallest edition size to date for an annual in-store event Ã¢ÂeÂ" 530 feature brown bats with black wings and a pink sign reading Ã¢ÂeÂoeBat Standing ContestÃ¢ÂeÂ. 1/5 along the base signifies that 20% of all mammals are bat species. Inscribed on the lid are Ã¢ÂeÂoeChiropteraÃ¢ÂeÂ, the order that bats belong to; Ã¢ÂeÂoepupsÃ¢ÂeÂ, what baby bats are called; and Ã¢ÂeÂoeBracken CaveÃ¢ÂeÂ, the site near San Antonio Texas that contains the worldÃ¢ÂeÂ(tm)s largest bat population. Lift the lid to see a bat in flight.This auction is for one of those 530 Brown Bats with black wings. Buyer pays $4.90 for USPS Priority shipping in US. Insurance is available for an additional $1.30. If you are the high bidder on more then one of my auctions, please contact me for a lower combined shipping and insurance cost. Seller accepts ... read more