Franz Detleff Goebel and his son William founded the F & W Goebel Company in 1871, located in Rodental, Germany. This lovely porcelain figurine is an Owl, decorated in naturalistic shades of brown, tan, gray and black. The figurine has a glossy finish and is very life-like in appearance. The figurine measures 3 3/8" in height. Stamped with the TMK-5 mark, circa 1972 - 1979, "V" with bee & "Goebel - W. Germany". There are no cracks, chips or repairs.