This porcelain figurine, "High Hopes," is a Samuel Butcher piece from 1989. The company licensed the rights to Enesco who marketed the pieces as Precious Moments. The model number of this piece is 521957. The model has been suspended.
"High Hopes" depicts a young boy holding his kite in anticipation of flying it. The underside is marked Precious Moments, High Hopes, Copyright 1989 Samuel J. Butcher, All rights reserved worldwide, Licensee Enesco Corporation, 521957.
This precious figurine is in excellent condition with no damage. The colors are not as bright in person as they show in the photos. They are very light pastels. The piece measures 3" wide at the base and 5.5" tall. The original box is included, along with several inserts about Samuel Butcher, and a place card for the piece. A beautiful figurine to add to your Precious Moments collection, or give as a gift.