This is George the Gourmand. He is a Goebel Co-Boy, a gnome or elf, sitting on a stool holding up a cooked chicken.
Marked Goebel W. Germany, 1980 #17537-17 and is signed by the artist.
Very Good vintage condition. No box.
Measures 6 3/4"(17.15cm) tall
CoBoy figurines were made in Germany by Goebel Germany. These vintage Goebel collectibles were produced between 1971 and 1987. These figurines feature small elf or gnome-like characters. Their name comes from their town of origin, Coburg, and each figure represents a town resident or profession (e.g. cooks, chefs, firemem, butchers, doctors, divers, etc.). There are more than 60 figurines in this collection, which was manufactured between 1971 and 1987.