A statuette is a small sculptural figures. Since time immemorial, people began to decorate their homes. Initially, these were primitive cave paintings and figurines of stone or clay. Egyptians decorated their homes crafts made of ivory and gold, using less expensive silver.They were mostly pictures of the Gods.In the XVI century in vogue casts inedible foods, in addition, the table was decorated with copies of the fortresses, cities and landscapes. At the beginning of XVIII founded the first manufactory for the production of articles of "white gold" (then called porcelain). Today, in our apartments you can find statuettes from around the world, all styles and eras from antique precious shepherds and shepherdesses to contemporary images of stars of the screen.