London, South Kensington
4 July 2006
An early Chad Valley teddy bear
with pale golden mohair, replaced green and black glass eyes, pronounced clipped muzzle, replaced black stitched nose and mouth, swivel head, jointed limbs with cloth pads, hump and cork stuffing, 1920s --15½in. (39.5cm.) high (a few bald spots, restitched nose and general thinning)
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This bear is known as Max.
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