Steiff Musical Teddy Bear 1951 Replica 408458 1993 Rare

Steiff

USD 600.00  
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Steiff Musical Teddy Bear 1951 Replica 408458 1993 Rare















 
Steiff Musical  
Teddy Bear  
1951 Replica  
1993 

This Bear  
Stands 35 cm / 13.8 Inch high 
25 cm / 9.8 Inch Sitting 

Fully Jointed  
Made of Mohair Woven Fur 

Music Box 
Press his belly to hear him play the melody 
"Weist du wieviel sterne stehe'n " 
or  
 "Fuchs, du hast die Gans gestohlen. " 
(Fox, you stole the gooze) 

(thats what we think its played)  
 
Blank Button 
Ean-No. 408458 
No Steiff Cloth Tag 

This Steiff Was Only Available 
At Steiff Giengen, Germany  


Limited Edition of 7000  

For More Info About  
This Musik Teddy Replica 1951 
See Page 478 of Steiff Sortiment 1947 - 2003 

A bit inside information about the Rareness of the Blank Button 
 
Some websites say its "Second" 
and that it doesn't meet Steiff Quality Standards, 
but there is nothing about that ever said by Steiff self . 

We went to Steiff in Giengen and asked Steiff
Why they used a blank button


From STEIFF :

The revited brass button (blank) without the word
"Steiff" legend was used to identify "Second Class" articles from 1984.

They used the "Blank Button" when the bear itself was a bit different
then the standard model they produced and it would not fit in their line.

This makes the bear one of a kind and superb rare

Steiff would NEVER sell something that would not meet
" Their Safety Standards"


This does not mean the item is no good as we check 
all what we list online and we have bought them at Steiff in Giengen Germany ourselves.

Why did Steiff decided to make him Second Class?

His measurements are a bit different and also is 
 his overall expression then the standard model.

In fact this bear was even more expensive for us to purchase 
then the standard model which was available there too.

This one was show cased in a glass case behind the counter.

Thats what made him rare and special enough for us to buy. 
We only bring top quality to our shoppe and nothing less.


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