Fine Dolls and Teddy Bear

Bonhams London
London, Knightsbridge Montpelier Street Knightsbridge London SW7 1HH Tel: +44 20 7393 3900 Fax : +44 20 7393 3905 [email protected]

Date of the auction: 23.05.2012 - 07.06.2012

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Extremely rare Steiff black mourning Teddy bear

The straw filled short mohair bear with black boot button eyes lined with red felt, pointed snout with brown horizontally stitched nose and claws, pronounced hump to back and jointed at shoulders and hips, tan felt paw pads, (lacks stitching to mouth and felt to three paw pads, fourth pad with

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Bing Teddy bear, German circa 1909

The straw filled blonde mohair bear with black boot button eyes, felt lined black stitched nose, mouth and claws, swivel head and jointed at shoulders and hips, large hands and feet with felt paw pads and hump to back, (generally good, mohair sparse to top and back of head), 43cm (17in) tall

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Steiff cinnamon Teddy bear with muzzle, circa 1909

The mohair bear with black button eyes, brown stitched nose, mouth and claws, swivel head and jointed at shoulders and hips, felt lower paw pads and wearing his original leather muzzle, (some wear to mohair, small hole to one pad), 22cm (8 1/2in) tall

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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A small dark brown Steiff Teddy Bear, circa 1909

Mohair bear with black boot button eyes, vertically stitched nose and mouth, stitched claws and felt pads, button to left ear (some small sparse areas), 25cm (9 1/2in) tall

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Rare Steiff clockwork somersault Elephant, circa 1909

The grey mohair elephant with black boot button eyes, white felt tusks and black stitched claws, swivel head and jointed at shoulders and hips, 26cm (10in) tall

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Steiff Teddy bear, circa 1909

The straw filled golden mohair bear with black boot button eyes, black stitched nose, mouth and claws, swivel head and jointed at shoulders and hips, having elongated arms and large feet with felt paw pads, (nose re-stitched, lacks mouth stitching, holes to pads and wear/sparse areas to mohair) 70cm

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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J.K Farnell Teddy bear, circa 1915

The straw filled golden mohair bear with black boot button eyes, clipped muzzle, swivel head and jointed at shoulders, hips and felt paw pads, (some repairs/restitching to muzzle, pads recovered, sparse areas to mohair), 46cm (18in) tall

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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An Early English Teddy Bear, probably William J. Terry circa 1915

Golden mohair bear with large red painted glass eyes, large ears, shaved muzzle and vertically stitched nose and mouth, hump to back, long arms, stitched claws and cotton pads and cardboard inserts to feet, wood wool stuffed (some small sparse areas mainly to body seam, some wear to cotton pads

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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J.K Farnell Teddy bear, circa 1909

The blonde mohair bear with button eyes, tan stitched nose, mouth and webbed claws, swivel head and jointed at shoulders, hips and felt paw pads, (eyes replaced, lower pads recovered, small holes to upper pads), some wear/bald patches to mohair), this Teddy bear was originally owned by Elizabeth

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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An early German Teddy Bear, 1905-06

Light brown straw filled mohair bear with black boot button eyes, black stitched nose, mouth and claws, swivel head and jointed at shoulder and hips, leather and felt paw pads (stitching to nose and mouth not original, few claws restitched, pads not original, mohair overall good, minor wear to small

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Early English Teddy Bear, circa 1920

Golden mohair bear with large red painted glass eyes, shaved muzzle and horizontally stitched nose, stitched claws and cotton pads, kapok stuffed (some small sparse areas to back of head and above left eye, hand pads replaced leather), 60cm (23 1/2in) tall

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Early golden mohair Teddy bear

The straw filled bear with black boot button eyes, black stitched nose, mouth and claws, swivel head and jointed at shoulders and hips with felt paw pads, (some wear/bald patches to mohair, pads re-covered), 33cm (13in) tall

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Steiff Teddy bear, German 1950's

The brown mohair bear with glass eyes, brown stitched nose, mouth and claws, swivel head and jointed at shoulders and hips, felt paw pads, (small hole to upper tight paw pad), 38cm (15in) tall

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Miniature Schuco 'Janus' Teddy bear, German 1950's

Two faced brown mohair bear with metal eyes and stitched nose and mouth, when knob turned at base, head transforms into evil-looking bear with metal features, jointed at shoulders and hips, 9cm (3 1/2in) tall

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Golden mohair bear with orange glass eyes, black stitched nose, mouth and claws, swivel head and jointed at shoulders and hips, cloth paw pads, 61cm (24in) tall, some sparse areas to mohair, together with another smaller similar bear. (2

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Chiltern Bear on Trike, circa 1958

With golden artifical silk plush, orange and black plastic eyes, black plastic nose, label in seam under arm, red and yellow suit, seated on a pull-along red tricycle, 28cm (11in) tall

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Miniature Schuco tumbling Teddy bear, 1920's

The golden mohair bear with orange glass eyes, black stitched nose and mouth, jointed at shoulders and hips, key wind to side to activate tumbling movement, (inoperative), 13cm (5in) tall

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Brown mohair Teddy bear, German circa 1906

The straw filled bear with black boot button eyes, black stitched nose, mouth and claws, swivel head and jointed at shoulders and hips, felt paw pads, some wear to mohair, and repair to pads), 54cm (21in) tall

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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The golden mohair bear with orange eyes, velvet muzzle, black stitched nose and mouth and bells to ears, swivel head and jointed at shoulders and hips, 66cm (26in) tall, together with a late Steiff Zotty and a mohair squirrel. (3

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Rare Pedigree Coronation Teddy bear

White mohair bear with sewn on red, white and blue clown suit, large blue plastic 'googly' eyes, red plastic nose and stitched mouth, 31cm (12in) tall

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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A Small white Farnell Teddy Bear, circa 1920

Mohair bear with black boot button eyes, shaved muzzle and tan vertically stitched nose and mouth, stitched claws and cotton pads, wood wool stuffed (some sparse areas, bald area to lower left arm and small area of right side of face, tear to left pad and hole to left foot pad), 28cm (11in) tall

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Small Steiff Teddy Bear, circa 1909

The straw filled golden mohair bear with black boot button eyes, black stitched nose, mouth, swivel head and jointed at shoulders and hips, leather lower paw pads, (recovered), button to left ear, (some general wear to mohair), 20cm (8in) tall

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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The golden mohair bear with brown eyes, black stitched nose, mouth and claws, swivel head and jointed at shoulders and hips, felt paw pads, 33cm (13in) tall, together with a later Pedigree bear with orange eyes, black plastic nose and stitched mouth, 48cm (19in) tall and another. (3

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Matzco a rare and large blonde mohair Steiff Teddy bear, German 1920's

Offered for sale by Uri Geller The straw filled bear with orange glass eyes, elongated snout with black stitched nose, mouth and claws, swivel head and jointed at shoulders and hips, hump to back, long arms and large feet with paw pads lined in felt, button to left ear, working growler, (pads

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Rare Steiff Peter rabbit, circa 1906

The seated cream velvet rabbit with black boot button eyes with felt lining, wearing a blue felt jacket with gold trim, brass buttons and red felt slippers with gold stitching, (felt very worn, mainly to front and face, repair to neck area, some holes, one slipper lacks leather sole), 23cm (9in

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Steiff felt jointed Gentleman doll, circa 1909

Felt head with glass eyes and moustache, wearing black felt trousers and coat, white cotton shirt and black wooden shoes (lacks hat, eyes replaced, felt to head worn, lacks ears, holes to felt head), 30.5cm (12in) tall

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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A Steiff felt toy horse on wheels, circa 1905

Brown felt horse with black boot button eye, stitched mouth, black wool mane and remains of tail, on gold painted metal spoked wheels, button to left ear (lacks one eye), 18cm (7in) tall

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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The cinnamon mohair monkey with felt face, brown glass eyes with lids, open mouth and white mohair chin, jointed at shoulders and hips with elongated arms and large feet, (condition good, damage to left hand, lacks button), 87cm (34in) tall, together with a similar smaller monkey. (2

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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Collection of miniature Steiff animals, 1950's

Including labelled mohair 'Mannie' rabbit, 'Hucky' blackbird, 'Raccy' Raccoon, 'Slo' tortoise, 'Kangaroo' with original Roo in pocket, 'Kitty' cat, 'Snucki' ram, 'Robby' seal, 'Bazi' dog, 'Collie' dog, 'Perri' squirrel, 'Flossy' fish, 'Tapsy' cat, 'Snobby' dog, 'Tessie' dog, 'Tiger' and small monkey

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012

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The seated black spotted velvet dog with pink felt tongue, 15cm (6in) tall, together with a green budgereegar, pig, fur dog and more. (9

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £0

Date: 23 May 2012 - 7 Jun 2012