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Details about  RARE Vintage antique Chad Valley mohair teddy bear with button & label, c.1935

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RARE Vintage antique Chad Valley mohair teddy bear with button & label, c.1935
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Item condition:

Good with some general wear, thinning, few balding spots, original button and label

23 Sep, 2013 20:34:26 BST
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Crawley, United Kingdom


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Item specifics

Condition: Used : Split the cost with friends
An item that has been previously used. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of any imperfections. See all condition definitions- opens in a new window or tab
Seller notes: Good with some general wear, thinning, few balding spots, original button and label
Type: teddy bears Theme: bears
Sub-Type: jointed toys Material: Mohairs

Very nice early quite rare to find antique Chad Valley Teddy Bear dating from c.1935, bearing original button and label,

 made of golden mohair,

feels to be stuffed with kapok throughout the body and head,  wood-wool stuffed in the muzzle,

fully jointed,

has got  dark amber and black glass eyes,

original black wide vertically stitched nose with some general wear,

inverted Y shape mouth stitching is possibly replacement,

original tan felt pads with old  repairs and restoration are in rather loved condition,

feet reinforced with heavy cardboard,

original five claws stitching to feet, four claws stitching to paws with couple claws worn out.

Large inoperative squeaker in his chest.

Rounded hump on the back.

Chad Valley Hygienic Toys celluloid button attached to his right ear,

white red woven label stitched to the right foot pad.

Approx. 21" tall.

Condition - item is  in good vintage  condition with  some general wear, thinning and couple balding patches, main wear to pads. Little rust stain under the button. Slight discolouration to the head.

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*Payment must be received within 4 days of purchase. If you have problems paying in time, please contact me.

Happy bidding!

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