LINUS Peanuts RARE Vintage 1969 Ceramic Bank QUADRIFOGLIO ITALY Collectable Art

Linus Ceramic Coin Bank with Blanket 1968

Here we have a Very Rare , Vintage and Imported from Italy by Quadrofoglio of Florence Italy,

a United Feature Syndacate INC Coop. Cer. Art. 1968

Ceramic Peanuts "Linus" 8 1/2 inch x 6 inch coin bank with stopper.

Perfectly bright, hand painted colors, each is unique. No chips or missing paint.

Just EXCELLENT condition! 1 1/2 pounds.

He is just so cute and warm, you can't help but pat him on the head.


Linus van Pelt is a character in Charles M. Schulz 's comic strip Peanuts . The best friend of Charlie Brown , Linus is also the younger brother of Lucy van Pelt and older brother of Rerun van Pelt . He first appeared on September 19, 1952, but was not mentioned by name until three days later. He was first referred to two months earlier, on July 14. Linus spoke his first words in 1954, the same year he was first shown with his security blanket .

The character's creator, Charles M. Schulz , has said of the character, "Linus, my serious side, is the house intellectual, bright, well-informed which, I suppose may contribute to his feelings of insecurity."

"He made sucking your thumb and holding a security blanket OK. I think he's one of the most original fictional characters of all time--blending
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