This ornament is a miniature replica of Rachel, The Piggy Bank situated at Pike Place Market, Seattle.
Rachel The Piggy Bank is the mascot of Pike Place Market and one of their best public fundraisers. the Bronze cast piggy bank created by Georgia Gerber, a sculptor from Whidbey Island, arrived at the corner fo Pike Place under the iconic "Public Market Center" sign and clock in 1986. Weighing in at 550 pounds. Rachel was named after a rea 750-pond pig who won the 1985 Island County Fair.
Rachel has been "Bringing home the bacon" for The Market Foundation since she arrived in 1986, raising more than $200,000 and counting... to support social services in Pike Place Market. Legend has it that if you rub Rachel's snout and make a donation, you will have good luck!