(1955) Steiff. Ruskin Sold £1200
’Ruskin’ a rare Steiff teddy bear with head movement, with beige mohair, brown backed glass eyes, brown stitched nose, mouth and claws, tail-operated rotating head mechanism, cream mohair front, jointed limbs with felt pads —10in. (25.5cm.) high (slight wear) - this bear was made only in 1955-1956 in 7 and 10 inches, 3539 examples were made during this time
Twist his tail and his head turns
A really rare little Steiff and on the wish lists of many Steiff collectors. He is a great character with a big personality.
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