|Address||Courtenay, BC V9N2E7
|For Sale By||Owner|
In 1967, Brooke Bond Foods, the then-parent company of Red Rose Tea, contracted with George Wade and Son Ltd., a British ceramics manufacturer with roots dating back to 1867, to produce a line of miniatures to be included in specially marked boxes of Red Rose Tea in certain parts of Canada known as "Whimsies"
Hedgehog (with recessed bottom)
Alligator (with recessed bottom)
Gingerbread man (much sought after!)
Ole King Cole
House that Jack Built
Cat & Fiddle
2 x Jack Horner
2 x Old woman in shoe
2 x Queen of Hearts (much sought after!)
Selling pieces together.