2 . Gretel Brinker
Each 5 1/2". Six baby bunnies are posed as though sleeping around a large cabbage,each bunny of shaded brown white mohair,lying on back with curled limbs,head tucked into tummy,stitched closed eyes,pink felt lined ears,each with brass RJW button. The cabbage of stiffened,painted green felt is posed upon a felt-covered earth- like base. With original paper label "420/500" on cabbage,and storybook and certificate of authenticity in deluxe box with color illustration. The set was issued in 2001 in a numbered edition of 500.