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Yellow Mohair Well Loved Teddy Bear and Christie's Steiff Bear "James"

Auction:
2314
Lot:
207
Sold for:
$118$100

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Yellow Mohair Well Loved Teddy Bear and Christie's Steiff Bear "James", possibly England, 1930s, amber glass eyes, light brown embroidered nose and mouth, fully jointed, tan cotton pads, short arms, excelsior stuffing (settled, large areas of fur loss, growler not functioning), ht. 14 1/2; Steiff boxed "James" golden mohair teddy bear, 1990s, Christie's anniversary bear, black eyes, black embroidered nose, mouth and claws, fully jointed, cream-color felt pads, ear button and tag, wearing medal, certificate, ht. 10 3/4 in.
Estimate $150-200

Keywords

Teddy Bear, United Kingdom, Christie's anniversary, Bear, Christie, Margarete Steiff GmbH, Teddy bears