London, South Kensington
17 May 2001
A Chad Valley teddy bear
with golden mohair, pronounced clipped muzzle, orange and black glass eyes, black stitched circular nose, mouth and claws, swivel head, jointed limbs with felt pads and hump --25½in. (65cm.) high, circa 1930 (bald patch to chest next to left arm, wear to back, back of head and heels and some splitting to pads)
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