Lot No. 104
English Merrythought 1940s ‘Front Cover Bear” 20″ (51cm). Vibrant scarce amber-orange mohair, fully jointed, wood kapok wool fill, felt pads with evidence of foot tag. Vertical stitched black nose with lower longer outer threads, inverted Y mouth, shaved muzzle, cherry amber glass eyes, non-working squeaker, retains some black thread claws. Provenance Teddy Bear Encyc by Brooks pictured on front cover & pg 103, book signed by Jacki Brooks comes with the bear.
$250 – $300