London, South Kensington
3 July 2005
An unusual Strunz teddy bear
with frosted brown mohair, orange and black glass eyes, inset short mohair face mask, pronounced muzzle, black stitched nose, mouth and claws, swivel hed, jointed limbs with turned down hands and felt pads and slight hump, circa 1913 --19in. (48.5cm.) high (balding to face, left hand pad with repaired hole and some slight general wear)
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See Teddybär und Seine Freunde magazine, November 2003 pages 4 to 7.
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