The perfect addition to your charming Hummel collection, this plate features a bas relief image of the M.I. Hummel figurine Star Gazer. The plate also displays a bas relief "2000" to commemorate the year. The rim of the plate is decorated with studded stars. The image depicts a small boy sitting down behind a large telescope. He wears a purple shirt, brown short trousers, and an orange kerchief tied around his neck. QVC has 150 pieces of the Star Gazer 2000 Annual Plate which were hand signed, by Ulrich Tendera, M.I. Hummel Master Artist. It features a Millennium 2000 Edition backstamp that will only be produced solely during the year 2000. Measures approximately 7-1/2"Diam. Includes a Manufacturer's Certificate of Authenticity. Made in Germany.