London, South Kensington
18 June 2002
A rare Steiff Jackie teddy bear
with cream mohair, brown and black glass eyes, inset gold mohair muzzle, brown stitched nose, mouth and claws, pink horizontal stitch across nose, swivel head and jointed limbs with felt pads --9½in. (21.5cm.) high, circa 1953 (hole in right foot pad, a small hole in each of the hand pads and slight general wear)
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Steiff's Jackie was produced to celebrate fifty years of teddy bear manufacturing, 1903 to 1953.
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