STEIFF ANTIQUE ORIGINAL TEDDY BEAR CIRCA 1905-7 BUTTON

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  • Sold Date: Mar 05, 2009
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STEIFF ANTIQUE ORIGINAL TEDDY BEAR CIRCA 1905-7 BUTTON
Description From Icon Fashion Designer Jimmy Star's Personal Collection: Steiff Antique Original Teddy Circa 1905-07 !!! About Jimmy Star & Steiff Jimmy Star has been an avid collector of Steiff Bears & Animals during his lifetime. He appreciates collecting Steiff for the sheer fun & frivolity, as well as for the quality, detail and historic appeal of all Steiff pieces (Steiff being the originator of plush toy animals, and of course, the "Teddy" bear after Theodore Roosevelt). Jimmy Star's Steiff pieces were purchased from The Paisley Bear, from renown Teddy Bear Artists & Collectors Fred Slayter and Joyce Martin, and since have been only owned by Jimmy Star and displayed with the utmost care and attention in elaborate, protective, and safe display cases in only smoke-free estates and showrooms. About this Steiff Collectible This Adorably Sweet 100 year old Steiff was purchased by Jimmy Star twenty years ago from The Paisley Bear Name: Original Teddy Years: 1905-07 Size(s): Top of Head to Floor (centimeters): 30 cm standing 22 cm sitting Material(s): Mohair Authentication(s): Signature Steiff Button in Ear circa 1905-07 marked "Steiff" with f underlined to the e Condition(s): Very Good Antique Condition 90-95% of Original Mohair Shoe Button Eyes Stitched
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