London, South Kensington
3 July 2005
A rare Bing tumbling dressed 'Acro-bear'
with brown mohair head, hands and feet, black boot button eyes, pronounced muzzle, black stitched nose and mouth, carton body containing mechanism wound by turning arm, wearing pink felt jacket, tan cotton trousers, white felt waistcoat with steel pin buttons and Bing Werke red lithographed tinplate label on arm, circa 1923 --10¼in. (26cm.) high (very slight wear and fading)
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