175th Birthday Margarete Steiff Limited Edition Collectable Mohair Teddy Bear No 508
By Steiff Classics & Collectors
A Limited Edition of only 1847 pieces worldwide.
The story of Margarete Steiff is filled with fairytale quality that grew to become the world's most famous toy company.
Responsible for the Teddy Bear, the world's most favourite soft toy. Margarete was born in 1847. At 18 months old she contracted polio and spent the rest of her life in a wheelchair.
This remarkable woman became a skilled seamstress. Little did she know she was laying the foundation stone for the international company of the future.
Celebrate Margarete Steiff's 175th Birthday with this elegant 2022 new release Collector Teddy Bear finished with a double tied bow with the first company logo of 1897. Margarete's signature and date of birth are detailed on her paw pads.
30cm / Made from the finest mohair / 5-way jointed / with a gold plated " Elephant Button in the ear "
67 % Mohair 33 % Cotton with Safety Eyes.
Intended for adult collectors only.