London, South Kensington
4 December 2006
An American teddy bear
with golden mohair, black boot button eyes, pronounced clipped muzzle, black stitched nose, mouth and claws, swivel head, jointed elongated limbs with felt pads and hump, circa 1910 --11in. (28cm.) high (hole in right foot pad, slight thinning to forehead and very slight general wear)
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This bear is known as Stanley.
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