Down Under is an adorable small Treasure Jest box figurine featuring four intertwined platypuses. Master Carver Peter Calvesbert carved the original mold for this piece in 1996 for Harmony Kingdom of England. After reproducing the model in hand painted boxes made from crushed marble and resin, the pieces were issued for sale on 6/1/1997 and retired on 4/1/1999. The edition size was 12851.
In this box figurine one will find an inner carving of three platypus eggs. The box figurine is in excellent condition and comes in its original box with the Harmony Kingdom pamphlet. The model number is TJPL. It measures 2.13 x 2.09 x 2.2 inches. Hallmarks include the copyright symbol ©, a diamond, the HBC logo, edition number of 2, and Pc. The piece is inscribed with Platypus and P. Calvesbert as well.
Down Under is found in The Harmony Kingdom Reference Guide by Leanna Barron on p. 74.