London, South Kensington
19 September 2007
A British teddy bear
with blonde mohair, orange and black glass eyes, pronounced clipped muzzle, black stitched nose, mouth and claws, high forehead, large ears, swivel head and jointed limbs with cloth pads, 1920s --28¾in. (73cm.) high (worn and dusty)
This bear was won at the Stratford Mop Fair in 1926.
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