Signed twice! Ron Lee Figurine, Ernie At The Tuba (elephant playing tuba)Known as the world's best clown sculptor, Ron now brings to life all your favorite cartoon characters like no one else can! All Ron Lee sculptures are Limited Editions. Each individually numbered and dated piece is produced in the highest quality metal available. After being mounted on alabaster, they are hand-painted, beaded and plated in 24 Karat gold. Made in America, these remarkable sculptures are a must for your collection and a great idea for gift-giving.This piece is signed twice as the artist also wrote: "Best Wishes Ron Lee" on the side of the alabaster.ALL our RON LEE ITEMS will be shipped Priority Mail so less chance of breakage and will include Insurance and Delivery Confirmation.Titled: "Ernie At The Tuba"Ron Lee's World of Clowns Certificate of AuthenticityYear Produced: 1991Piece #345 of 1,750Height 5 3/4" Base 4.5"Weight 6 pds 7 ozsAbout Ron Lee, American ArtistAs an Artist, Sculptor, and Manufacturer,for over 45 years, Ron Lee has created the world's largest and finest collection ofLimited Edition Figurines. Ron was born in Southern California, July of 1947.He began his career at the ripe old age of 12 by carving and building elaborate ship models. As a teen, he worked with his father and learned the "lost wax" process. He sculpted and cast wildlife and western artwork in bronze. His fun-loving nature and his great love and passionfor the circus, is what lead to the creation ofclown figurines, which he is known for, throughout the world.Ron has created over 2,000 different designs, which also include animation characters.Over5,000,000 of Ron's creations are inthe homes of the most discerning collectors! His wonderful selection oflimited edition figurines are manufactured in his Burbank, CaliforniaStudio.Ron takes great pride in his craft, and has maintained a passion unlike any other artist. It is Ron’s most sincere wish that his collectors enjoy the art he has created, as much as he has enjoyed creating it. All Ron Lee Art is proudly Made in America.