The figurine "Bear cub" is part of the "Young Animals" collection by Meissen artist Silke Ebermann. The collection is characterized by its cute, childlike depiction of animals. With fine brushstrokes, the features of the "bear cub" are highlighted, with special attention being paid to the big round eyes. The reserved decoration in pastel shades underlines the radiance of the white Meissen porcelain. The figurine "Bear Cub" is an expressive Christmas gift. Animal figurines have a long tradition in the Meissen porcelain manufactory. More and less naturalistic, all animal figurines are masterpieces of Meissen's craftsmanship. The figurines still enjoy great popularity among collectors and lovers today.