(1920) ISA label Springy Dog Sold £160

’Spring Dog’ an ISA Animated Toys spaniel dog 1920s, with white and black mohair, clear, black and opaque white elliptical eyes, black stitched nose and mouth, springs in legs,  large oval metal label on underside and red leather collar and lead —15 1/2in. (39.5cm.) high (a few small bald spots and slight general wear)

Chad Valley bought Isaacs and Co in 1923 (ISA) who were essentially furniture makers. One of the identifying features are the springs in the animals legs. He retains his ISA label which reads . Patent no. 21458/14 The "ISA" Animated Toys British Made.


Date 1920
Make ISA 
Fabric Mohair
Size 15 ins
Eyes Black pupils, painted backs and white outside
Features Bellows growler. Replaced triangular nose and mouth
Jointed Not jointed
Pads Cloth/re-Stitched
Stuffing Woodwool
Clothes Collar
Number 107A

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