Siamese Figurine | Siamese Cat Replica | Mini Siamese Cat - 3in. x 2in. - Hard Plastic - 1 Piece (sl100061)
This is a mini Siamese cat from Safari Ltd.(r). Early Siamese cats are discussed in manuscripts dating as far back as the year 1300. One of the oldest breeds of Asian cat, the Siamese originates from Thailand, which was once known as Siam. The most distinctive feature of this cat is its pointed coat, with a pale cream-colored body and darker brown at its points: the feet, face, ears and tip of the tail. The first Siamese to arrive in the United States was sent as a gift to President Rutherford B. Hayes in 1878. Today, Siamese cats are quite popular and are known for being smart, social and loving. Their level of activity and playfulness is often more comparable to dogs than most other breeds of cat. This Siamese figurine has been individually hand painted and features quality construction from phthalate and leadfree materials. Realistic, educational, and fun, this figurine is suitable for a range of interests, including collectors, enthusiasts, teachers, and kids. Admire it on a shelf, use it in the classroom, or simply enjoy playing with it. This Siamese cat replica is 3 inches long and 2 inches high, making it almost exactly the size of a credit card stood on its side. It features the typical Siamese pointed pattern, with a pale cream body and dark brown at the feet, face, ears and tail tip. It also has striking blue eyes, another trademark Siamese feature. Sold as 1 piece per package. This would make a wonderful gift for a Siamese cat lover!