London, South Kensington
17 July 2007
A Chad Valley type teddy bear
with brown wool plush, orange and black glass eyes, clipped muzzle, black stitched nose and mouth, swivel head, jointed limbs with leather pads and slight hump, 1940s --13in. (33cm.) high (one hand pad coming away at wrist and very slight wear)
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This bear is known as Sophie.
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