She has glass eyes, stitched nose, mouth. Felt paws pads are original with some wear. Wood wool has some settlement to her chest given her a very slouchy look.
She is also very much a floppy bear, her joints are swingy and she has to sit or stand with support. Height 20 (50 cm) No makers tags but a well made early looking bear.
One ear has been refixed which gives her a delightful thoughtful face. Very clean a really sweet old bear. SEE OUR OTHER OLD, ANTIQUE STEIFF BEARS, TEDDY BEARS.
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Please see our photos they are part of our description. We are collectors of antique, old and vintage Steiff bears and old bears for over 45 years. It was this passion that led us to needing to re-home a few and from that our business started. For the past 15 years we have been supplying exquisite Steiff bears some in Mint condition and fabulous examples of very rare Steiff and old bears sought after worldwide.
Plus a superb selection of old German animals mostly Steiff. We are a very long established and a very well known retailer of rare antique, old and vintage Steiff bears.We also have at different times of the year a small range of top quality bears by makers such as Bing, Schuco, Jopi, J K Farnell and other quality bear makers. We pride ourselves on top class customer care we aim to give the best possible service to our buyers. We also have our internationally known old teddy bear shop, and sell worldwide. We like to give our customers the choice of'as found' condition and'cleaned' as we know some customer prefer one or the other. Are an eclectic mix of collectables. Some vintage, most rare, some antique, often unique.
This means that many are pre-used, and may have wear and/or signs of use commensurate with their age. We take pride in clear pictures and honest descriptions, including mentioning any damage or noteworthy "wear and tear" that we see. However, if you are unsure about any aspect of one of our items, we will be happy to answer questions or send extra pictures our auctions are long enough to facilitate this process. We usually post twice a week.Please do not ask us to misrepresent an items value. Txzj pxzj1965 txzj-11 txzj71 txzj115. The item "VERY OLD GERMAN BEAR WITH CHARACTER" is in sale since Wednesday, December 11, 2019. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Bears\Antique". The seller is "classic-collectables" and is located in Exeter, Devon. This item can be shipped worldwide.