• Sale 5035

    Steiff: An Important Private Collection

    13 October 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 467

    A STEIFF US NAVY MASCOT GOAT, (3328), seated, green and black glass googlie eyes, white mohair, long hair beard, leather horns and hooves, collar with bell, squeaker and script button with yellow coth tag, 1951-58 --12in. (30.5cm.) high (no coat); and a Princeton University Mascot Tiger, seated, green and black glass googlie eyes, orange and white mohair, pink and black stitching, open felt mouth with white painted wooden teeth, swivel head, inoperative squeaker and script button with worn yellow cloth tag, 1952-57 --9½in. (24cm.) high (some small areas of wear, no coat)

    Price Realised  

    A STEIFF US NAVY MASCOT GOAT, (3328), seated, green and black glass googlie eyes, white mohair, long hair beard, leather horns and hooves, collar with bell, squeaker and script button with yellow coth tag, 1951-58 --12in. (30.5cm.) high (no coat); and a Princeton University Mascot Tiger, seated, green and black glass googlie eyes, orange and white mohair, pink and black stitching, open felt mouth with white painted wooden teeth, swivel head, inoperative squeaker and script button with worn yellow cloth tag, 1952-57 --9½in. (24cm.) high (some small areas of wear, no coat)
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    Both these items should have a felt coat, there appears to be no sign where these were attached, so it is possible that they were issued without them.

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