London, South Kensington
3 December 2001
A Steiff Treff mournful dog
seated with ginger mohair, tail-operated rotating head mechanism, brown and black glass eyes set in to head, long floppy ears and button in ear --9¼in. (23.5cm.) high, 1930s (some wear)
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See Button in Ear, Jürgen & Marianne Cieslik, page 178.
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