London, South Kensington
4 December 2000
An Alpha Farnell Toffee
with brown mohair, black stitched nose and mouth, orange plastic eyes, swivel head and jointed limbs, wearing red knitted hat and scarf, label sewn into back seam --10¾in. (27.5cm.) high, circa 1960 (very slight wear)
See Colour Plate 14
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See The Teddy Bear Encyclopedia, Pauline Cockerill, page 91.
Toffee is a character from the 1950s BBC Radio programme Listen with Mother.
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