Can anyone identify this button?

We are busy working to organize and update various parts of our collection and, in doing so, are finding items that are difficult to define. We are going to begin crowdsourcing images to see if anyone can identify these items. Here’s our first one:

Who is he?

Is he a mascot? How old is he? Does he have a name?

He’s about 2 cm. tall and has “Lewtan USA” on his back.

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