What is my Precious Moments figurine worth?
If you have a Precious Moments figurine sitting in your house, take note: It could be worth some serious cash today. According to Today, the Precious Moments figurines from the “Original 21” collection that was released in 1979 are considered vintage collectibles and could be worth up to $750.
Are Precious Moments figurines valuable?
There’s now a “thriving online market” for classic Precious Moments figurines, Today reports. While the value of each sculpture varies greatly, the most prized one has been valued at upward of $2,000.
Is Lladro worth anything?
The value of Lladró figurines varies widely. Figurines that are extremely elaborate, rare, and/or large can sell for $2,000-$25,000 or even higher. The record price for a Lladró sold at auction was for $130,000. Figurines from popular series as the “Don Quixote” series also fetch a higher price.
How do you identify Precious Moments figurines?
1. The marking on the bottom of your figurine means something. Every Precious Moments figurine created after 1981 has a marking on the bottom that indicates its production year. For example, there is a triangle printed on the bottom of each 1981 figurine, and a chapel on each one from 2014.
Where can I find the original Precious Moments figurines?
The Original 21 Precious Moments Figurines: Yes, You Can Still Find Them! Just take a moment to contemplate the depth of love and faith that has been shared by these beautiful gifts. Sam Butcher and Master Sculptor Yasuhei Fujioka created the first Precious Moments collection with hearts and minds that had been touched by God in a very special way.
Why did Sam Butcher make the Precious Moments figurines?
Sam Butcher flew to Japan shortly after he first saw “Love One Another,” one of the Original 21 Precious Moments figurines. Inspired by a mission to share the gift of love with the world, the talented duo worked for countless hours to perfect the soulful eyes and other signature details of Sam Butcher’s original illustrations.
When did the Precious Moments Collectors Club start?
Around the world, Precious Moments became known for its beautiful, hand-painted porcelain bisque figurines featuring children with captivating teardrop-shaped eyes. The Precious Moments Collectors’ Club was born in 1981 and grew to over 400,000 Members worldwide.
When was the first Precious Moments card made?
His soulful illustrations of children with teardrop-shaped eyes were first featured on popular greeting cards. When Mr. Butcher saw the first sample of a Precious Moments figurine more than 40 years ago he was awestruck.