This ¾” thick United States Capitol is hand screen printed on the front and back. It is part of a four-piece series of buildings called Washington D.C. Series, created by Cat’s Meow founder, Faline Jones, in her nineth year of business. This series was introduced in 1991 and retired January 1998.
The cornerstone was laid in1793 by George Washington and seven years later, comgress met there for the first time. There were two add-ons to the building, one for the House of Representatives, in 1857 and one for the Senate in 1859.
This is the original design of United States Capitol. For the most recent design, please follow this link https://www.catsmeow.com/products/u-s-capitol-building.
Look for our trademark black cat, Casper, on every Cat’s Meow. Handcrafted in our Wooster, Ohio workshop.
There are a limited number of this piece available, which is reflected in the price. With your purchase of this building, Faline will donate 10% to Amani Ya Juu, a fair-trade sewing and training program for marginalized women throughout Africa. Visit their website: www.amaniafrica.org (no wholesale orders)