(1910) Bing Tripple Trapple. Caesar Sold £230

A Bing Caesar the King's dog Tripple Trapple walker 1910 with white mohair, brown and black glass eyes, black mohair ears, black stitched nose and mouth, swivel head and original leather collar with tinplate ‘Tripple Trapple’ label —9 1/2in. (24cm.) long (almost completely bald and slight wear, small hole in right side) - Caesar was the loyal and favourite dog of King Edward VII and became famous on the death of the King in 1910, attended the funeral; he walked in the procession in prominence ahead of nine kings and other heads of state.

Description

Date c1910
Make Bing
Button  Tag on collar
Label
Fabric Mohair grey, a few strands
Size 9 ins
Eyes Glass
Features Working wheels on legs
Jointed Fully Jointed
Pads None
Stuffing Woodwool
Clothes
Growl
Number

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