17 May 2001,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,232
GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
A fine and rare Crämer teddy bear
with reddish brown tipped blonde mohair, clear and black glass eyes with painted backs, pronounced inset cream mohair muzzle and face mask, brown vertically stitched nose and mouth, black stitched claws, swivel head, jonted limbs, cream felt pad, hump and growler --18¼in. (46.5cm.) high, 1930s (very slight wear and fading, hole to one foot pad)
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