Beautiful white ceramic figurine of Year of the Pig from the Chinese Zodiac. Pig figurine measures 3 inches tall, 4 1/2 inches wide and 2 inches thick. All ceramic figurines are porcelain figurines. If a ceramic figurine is made of clay that is not porcelain slip, it is technically called a terra cotta figurine.
People who are born during Year of the Pig tends to be like Taurus people in western astrology. Real people who are down to Earth. They do what they say they will do. Practical with a love of beauty and a bit of luxury. They work hard to have those luxuries. Very dedicated to their work, no matter the task. They take their time with decisions, but once decided, stay committed.
Fired clay figurines were found in Europe dating back to 30,000 BC. Pig years include 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, 2019, etc.
White porcelain figurine was made in the USA.