The first of the nine Royal Doulton Bunnykins figures were launched in 1972 with DB pattern numbers and they are approximately 4 inches in height. All were inspired by Royal Doulton Nurseryware patterns - this continued until 1974 when there were a total of 15 figures in the range.
How do you date a Royal Doulton figurine?
Dating System for Royal Doulton Code numbers were printed on the base of Royal Doulton produced between 1928 until 1954. These numbers appear next to the right of the crown. The rule of thumb with these numbers is to add 1927. For example, if your inked number is 1 the year your item was manufactured in 1928.
How can you tell if a Royal Doulton figurine is real?
Ideally, each authentic pieces underside features a Doulton mark (or backstamp) plus a name and identification number. Using the backstamp, name, and identification number is the easiest way to identify an authentic Royal Doulton Figurine.
Can porcelain break on its own?
Although they are break, chip, or crack-resistant but not so much that if you are hitting hard and they remain undamaged. Porcelain dishes are prone to cracks or break when they are not carefully handled as prescribed by the manufacturers. Otherwise, they are freezer, microwave and oven safe type of ceramics.