London, South Kensington
19 September 2007
A Merrythought Cheeky bear
with golden mohair, orange and black plastic eyes, pronounced inset golden velvet muzzle, black stitched nose, mouth and claws, large swivel head, ears with bell, jointed limbs with brown pads and yellow label on left foot, 1960s --9¾in. (25cm.) high (thinning to forehead and slight wear)
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For this actual bear see The Teddy Bear Hall of Fame - A Century of Historic Bears, by Michele Brown, page 111.
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