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Well-loved Steiff Teddy Bear

Auction:
2476
Lot:
227
Sold for:
$563$475

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 10, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Well-loved Steiff Teddy Bear, Germany, c. 1910, excelsior stuffed mohair, stitched nose, mouth, and claws, felt pads, ht. 9 in., (poor, missing eyes and button, overall mohair loss and wear).

Note: A letter accompanying the lot details how Mr. Wright acquired this bear from the original family.
Estimate $300-400

poor, missing eyes and button, overall mohair loss and wear

Keywords

Teddy Bear, Germany, Wright, Margarete Steiff GmbH, Mohair, Teddy bears

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