London, South Kensington
19 September 2007
A Strunz teddy bear
with blonde/white mohair, black boot button eyes, pronounced muzzle, brown stitched nose, mouth and claws, swivel head, jointed limbs and hump, circa 1908 --27in. (68.5cm.) high (very worn, pads replaced, one ear loose and dusty)
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For this actual bear see The Teddy Bear Hall of Fame - A Century of Historic Bears, by Michele Brown, cover and page 41.
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