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New In 2001

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Please find below an overview of the 2001 Steiff limited editions, exclusively produced for the countries around the world, as far as they are known to Bear Attack. Any inputs from our web visitors are welcome.

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The list is ordered alphabetical according to category and within each category ascending to EAN number.


Club:
click here for big picture Teddy bear white, Club-Gift 2001, is a mohair miniature bear measuring 7 cm which comes in a box with certificate.

EAN 420238

   
click here for big picture Teddy bear 1950 dark brown is 35 cm in size, excelsior stuffed, made out of mohair plush and comes with a squeaker. He has jointed arms, legs and head. Wears a porcelain pendant on a bright red taffeta bow and a gold plated button in his ear. He comes in a box with certificate of authenticity. The edition size announced by Steiff is 5950.

EAN 420245

   
click here for big picture Growling bear 1934 dark brown, striding is 17 cm in size and is made according to the first bear designs by Richard Steiff, which are dated well before 1900. He is not jointed but excelsior stuffed and made out of mohair plush. Wears a porcelain pendant, has a squeaker and a gold plated button in his ear. He comes in a box with certificate of authenticity. The edition size announced by Steiff is 4500.

EAN 420252

   
click here for big picture The German Event Bear 2001 was only available at special Steiff club events. He is made out of blond mohair, 18 cm in size, has a white ear-tag. He has a white ribbon around his waist which has the name of the event he was issued for printed on it. He is limited to 3200 pieces, does not have a certificate and does not come in a box.

EAN 670589

   
Festival Specials:
click here for big picture Sandey is the 5th special for the Steiff Festival and is the first in a new series. He comes in an edition of 3000 pieces, is made of gray-blue long-haired mohair, 30 cm in size, has a light gray colored bib and a growler. His nose and claws are hand stitched using black yarn. "5. Steiff Festival - Giengen 2001" is embroidered on the sole of his left foot. He comes with a small certificate of authenticity but does not have a box. Further issues in this series are Candey (2002), Daddey (2003) and Mommey (2004).

EAN 655579

   
click here for big picture Lobster 1963, has been produced in an edition of 500 pieces at the Steiff Festival in Giengen Germany. He is 28 cm in size and comes with a small certificate but without a box.

EAN 670954

   
Licensed Articles:
click here for big picture This Goebel-Steiff set called Chimney Sweep, consists out of a 10 cm Hummel Chimneysweep figurine and a 14 cm Steiff pig and is limited to 2000 sets. The pig has "Guten Rutsch!" embroidered on it which means "Happy New Year". It comes with a certificate and in a box.

EAN 995002

   
click here for big picture Whiskas cat, woven fur, gray tipped, 33 cm in size, not limited and comes with a small certificate of authenticity but does not have a box.

EAN 123177

   
click here for big picture Eeyore issued as part of the Disney Classic Pooh series in an edition of 5000 pieces, is 25 cm in size, made out of mohair plush and comes in a box with certificate. Following items have been issued in this series Pooh (1999), Tigger (2000), Rabbit (2000), Owl (2001), Kanga & Roo (2002) and Piglet (2002).

EAN 651786

   
click here for big picture Owl issued as part of the Disney Classic Pooh series in an edition of 5000 pieces, is 25 cm in size, made out of mohair plush and comes in a box with certificate. Following items have been issued in this series Pooh (1999), Tigger (2000), Rabbit (2000), Eeyore (2001), Kanga & Roo (2002) and Piglet (2002).

EAN 651793

   
click here for big picture Disney Pluto has been issued as part of the "Disney Showcase Collection". Pluto is 26 cm in size and limited to 5000 pieces. Pluto appeared first time in 1930 in a film called "The Chain Gang". Comes in a nice presentation box with small certificate of authenticity. Following items have been issued in this series Steamboat Willie (1999), Donald Duck (2001), Daisy Duck (2001), Dumbo (2001), Thumper (2002), Bambi (2002), Goofy (2002), Timothy Mouse (2002), Baloo (2003) and King Louie (2003).

EAN 651809

   
click here for big picture Disney Donald Duck has been issued as part of the "Disney Showcase Collection". Donald Duck is 34 cm in size and limited to 3000 pieces. Donald appeared first time in 1934 in a film called "The Wise Little Hen". He is dressed in his typical outfit the blue jacket and navy cap. Comes in a nice presentation box with small certificate of authenticity. Following items have been issued in this series Steamboat Willie (1999), Daisy Duck (2001), Pluto (2001), Dumbo (2001), Thumper (2002), Bambi (2002), Goofy (2002), Timothy Mouse (2002), Baloo (2003) and King Louie (2003).

EAN 651816

   
click here for big picture Disney Daisy Duck has been issued as part of the "Disney Showcase Collection". Daisy Duck is 35 cm in size and limited to 3000 pieces. Daisy appeared the first time in a 1937 movie called "Don Donald" as "Donna Daisy". She is dressed in her classic outfit, lilac blouse and pink shoes. Comes in a nice presentation box with small certificate of authenticity. Following items have been issued in this series Steamboat Willie (1999), Donald Duck (2001), Pluto (2001), Dumbo (2001), Thumper (2002), Bambi (2002), Goofy (2002), Timothy Mouse (2002), Baloo (2003) and King Louie (2003).

EAN 651823

   
click here for big picture Disney Dumbo has been issued as part of the "Disney Showcase Collection". Dumbo is 23 cm in size and limited to 2000 pieces. Dumbo celebrates his 60th anniversary this year. Comes in a nice presentation box with small certificate of authenticity. Following items have been issued in this series Steamboat Willie (1999), Donald Duck (2001), Daisy Duck (2001), Pluto (2001), Thumper (2002), Bambi (2002), Goofy (2002), Timothy Mouse (2002), Baloo (2003) and King Louie (2003).

EAN 651830

   
click here for big picture Disney Pluto ornament is 16 cm in size and limited to 1930 pieces. He wears a red velvet collar and got a red cord so you can hang him on the Christmas tree; soles are painted with an airbrush technique. Pluto made his film debut in 1930 in "The Chain Gang". Later on he was frequently found in the company of Minnie until he eventually became Mickey's dog and faithful friend. Together, many different adventures were to be had, new experiences to be made, the world to be explored. Comes in a box with certificate of authenticity. Other ornaments issued especially for Walt Disney are Mickey Mouse (1998), Minnie Mouse (1999), Mickey as Sorcerer (1999) and Donald Duck (2000). Further is available Winnie the Pooh (2001) which was not especially produced for Walt Disney but was available from any Steiff store.

EAN 680007

   
click here for big picture Winnie the Pooh is 18 cm in size and limited to 19500 pieces. He is issued for the 75th anniversary of Winnie the Pooh. Comes in a box with certificate of authenticity.

EAN 680090

   
click here for big picture Winnie the Pooh ornament is 12 cm in size, made out of mohair woven fur and limited to 6700 pieces. Comes with a box and certificate of authenticity. Other ornaments issued especially for Walt Disney are Mickey Mouse (1998), Minnie Mouse (1999), Mickey as Sorcerer (1999) and Donald Duck (2000). Further is available Pluto (2001) which was not especially produced for Walt Disney but was available from any Steiff store.

EAN 680113

   
click here for big picture Libby Bear is an artwork of Pop-Art star James Rizzi which is exclusively done for ars mundi. This bear is the first artist-teddy designed as an original artist multiple and produced in genuine mohair. Since 1999 James Rizzi has been working on the designs to transfer the statue of Liberty, called just "Libby" in New York, to an enchanting Bear edition. The shocking terror attacks of September 11th gave this long planned edition unwanted actuality: the "Libby Bear" is a sign for freedom and justice in the entire democratic world. He is 34 cm high and worldwide limited on only 2001 pieces. He wears a necklace with the original Rizzi Bird pendant, has the artist signature embroidered on one of his feet and comes in a box with a certificate of authenticity. No. 1 of this edition just has been auctioned live on the German TV: More than EURO 5.000,- have been offered and paid, the amount has been donated to international Children Aid Organizations.

EAN 994975

   
click here for big picture The Viessmann Polar Bear is soft and cuddly with his brilliant white woven fur coat. He is 22 cm tall, has a gold-plated "Button in Ear" and a Viessmann product id around one of his legs. Wears an orange scarf. It is a white tag, limited edition of 1500 pieces. Does not have a box nor a certificate.

EAN 995125

   
click here for big picture Fulda Husky is 16 cm in size and limited to 1500 pieces. He was produced especially for Fulda tires. The Husky is made out of woven fur, has a white muzzle and wears a red dog cover. Comes in a box but without a certificate.

EAN 995217

   
click here for big picture This LGB set - comprising the locomotive that emits real steam and makes realistic sounds and the Steiff train driver - is limited to just 1,000 sets. The cab is manned by a beary train driver: a 6 cm tall hand-made Teddy bear with 'sooty' gray mohair fur, wearing the typical cap and gloves. This locomotive can be used to pull the other wagons issued in this series.

EAN 995279

   
click here for big picture This Sun is a promotional article for the German Badischen Wine. The sun is 17 cm in size, not limited and made out of yellow woven fur. Comes with a little certificate of authenticity but does not have a box.

EAN 995286

   
click here for big picture This Sun is a promotional article for the German Badischen Wine. The sun is 45 cm in size, not limited and made out of yellow woven fur. Comes with a little certificate of authenticity but does not have a box.

EAN 995293

   
click here for big picture Humanitas Heimchen is 27 cm in size and limited to 1500 pieces. Made out of green mohair and is a promotional item for nursing service Humanitas, Thomas Pilgrim. Heimchen is a house cricket. Comes with a small certificate but does not have a box.

EAN 995415

   
click here for big picture The "Steiff Teddy bear maker" comes from the Erzgebirge mountain region in Eastern Germany and is made by the Christian Ulbricht Holzkunst company which is Europe's leading manufacturer of nutcrackers. This 45 cm tall nutcracker has been made according to the traditional art of wood carving and has been creatively outfitted as a typical turn-of-the-century designer of Steiff Teddy bears. He holds a 16 cm tall Teddy bear made of gold-blond mohair. This set is a limited edition of 1,500 nutcrackers/bears, does not come in a special box and does not have a certificate. Other nutcrackers issued are Roosevelt (2002) and Steiff Teddy Bear Maker (2004).

EAN 995422

   
click here for big picture The fourth LGB train wagon is yellow in color and on it sit two bears: mother Teddy and her child. Both of the bears - the child 6 cm tall, the mother 16 cm tall - are made of finest mohair, the larger is a light blue one on a sofa and the smaller is a rose bear in a crib. The set comes in a box with certificate of authenticity.

EAN 995446

   
click here for big picture The Craftsman Bear "Bosch" is a promotional article for the German Firm Bosch. He is 35 cm in size, not limited and made out of blond woven fur. The craftsman is dressed in a blue overall and wears a cap. Does not have a certificate and does not come in a box.

EAN 995484

   
click here for big picture To celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the company, Schulte issued this Steiff bear called Reinhard. He is 35cm in size and limited to 1500 pieces. Schulte is a world renown producer of mohair and Steiff is one of its customers. His right paw is embroidered with "Schulte 100 Jahre" and he carries as well a tag from the company Schulte. Comes in a box with certificate of authenticity.

EAN 995699

   
click here for big picture The German Cancer Society issued an unlimited version of their mascot Maari, the Prince of the Children's Cancer Society. Maari is not jointed, is 25 cm in size and does not come in a box or with a certificate. In 1997 a first unlimited version of this mascot had been released and a limited version of this mascot in 30 cm was issued in 1999.

EAN 995897

   
Replica - Limited Editions:
click here for big picture Micki 1952 is issued in a limited edition of 2500, with gold-plated button, natural rubber head, body made of felt and excelsior stuffed. She is 17 cm in size and comes in a box with certificate of authenticity. Mecki 1952 was issued in 2000.

EAN 401671

   
click here for big picture Rolly Polly rabbit 1909 is made out of mohair fur and is excelsior stuffed. The rabbit is 23 cm in size, limited to 3000 pieces and comes in a box with certificate of authenticity. He has a gold-plated button.

EAN 402173

   
click here for big picture Teddy bear 1907 is made out of brass mohair woven fur and is excelsior stuffed. He comes with a hot water bottle, is limited to 3000 pieces and 50 cm in size. He has a gold-plated button and comes in a box with certificate. A 58 cm version of this bear was produced in 2008.

EAN 406621

   
click here for big picture Teddy bear 1922 is made out of a white mohair woven fur, comes with a growler and is excelsior stuffed. He is limited to 5000 pieces, 35 cm in size and has a gold-plated button. Comes in a box with certificate of authenticity.

EAN 406898

   
click here for big picture Teddy baby 1949 is made out of a maize mohair woven fur and is excelsior stuffed. Comes with collar and a small bell. Is limited to 1500 pieces and 75 cm in size. He has a gold-plated button and comes in a box with certificate.

EAN 408472

   
Special Asia:
click here for big picture The Asian Santa Claus 2001 is a special edition for Australia, China, Hong Kong , Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and Taiwan. He is 25 cm in size, made out of snow-white mohair and is limited to 1500 pieces only. On the Teddy bear's left foot sole appears the embroidery "Christmas 2001" in red. A red velour's coat with white mohair trimming keeps Santa Claus from freezing on his long journey to old and young friends of Steiff. Comes in a box with certificate of authenticity.

EAN 675560

   
Special Australia:
click here for big picture "Penny" The Federation Teddy Bear, is 35 cm in size, made out of red-brown mohair, jointed and limited to 2000 pieces. He carries an original Copper Penny as medallion on a blue-white-red ribbon. On his paws is on the left "Penny 1901-2001" and on the right the Australian Flag embroidered. For over 40,000 years Australia's sole occupants were its indigenous population until European settlement in 1788. Discoveries of silver, gold, copper and other minerals, plus a prospering agricultural industry, had, by the 1880's, created six booming colonies set apart by the vast distances of Australia. Despite the distances between the colonies a common sense of unity began to emerge which was expressed in a wish to unite the separate colonies into a single federation. And, so, in 1901 the aspirations of a young and vital country propelled the six states into a popularly elected federation: The Commonwealth of Australia. The Penny is in remembrance of this fact. He comes in a box with certificate of authenticity. Other exclusives for Australia are Captain James (1997), Sydney (2000), Garny Kangaroo (2002) and Tilly Teddy bear with little Koala bear (2004).

EAN 675546

   
Special Austria:
click here for big picture Klimtbear, the Austria exclusive, is 36 cm in size and limited to 1500 pieces. Vienna was enjoying an age of creative intellectual ascendancy around 1900. True to the motto of the time - "To every time its art, to every art its freedom" - the Austria exclusive is dedicated to one of the most important representatives of this era: Gustav Klimt, the "golden artist of the Viennese Art Nouveau". This Teddy bear is made of the finest gold-blond mohair plush. The signature of Gustav Klimt has been embroidered onto his right foot sole in gold-colored silk. The Teddy's Art Nouveau pendant shows Gustav Klimt's most famous painting - "The Kiss" - lavishly printed using 17 different colors including gold and platinum. The bear comes in a felt bag embroidered in gold thread and is accompanied by a numbered, signed certificate. Austrian exclusive bears have been issued since 1995.

EAN 660306

   
click here for big picture The Sacher Teddy bear issued to celebrate the 125th anniversary of Vienna's world-famous Hotel Sacher, is limited to 1500 pieces and 32 cm in size. Following the tradition of the classical hotel page, the Sacher Teddy bear is wearing a uniform made from the original Sacher fabrics, comprising jacket, trousers and a cap, which has the name "Hotel Sacher" embroidered onto it in gold thread. He is packed into an elegant wooden box, like the original Sacher-Torte - a rich chocolate cake - that enjoys worldwide popularity with certificate of authenticity.

EAN 660603

   
click here for big picture The Johann Nestroy 200th anniversary bear is issued for two reasons. First to celebrate the opening of the Steiff Galleria in Vienna and secondly to celebrate the 200th Birthday of Johann Nestroy a famous Austrian poet and actor. Part of the proceeds are used to help young actors in need. The bear is 35 cm, unlimited, made out of white mohair and has a blue ribbon around his neck which states: "Johann Nestroy 200. Geburtstag". He does not have a box or certificate.

EAN 994944

   
Special Belgium:
click here for big picture The Ambao Chocolate Belgium Bear Set contains two 23 cm in size bears. The bears are made out of a brown and dark brown (light milk chocolate brown and dark brown chocolate) mohair and come in a satin-lined wooden display box with certificate of authenticity. On the box is written in golden letters "Belgium 2001" with the emblems of Steiff and Ambao. The bears paws are embroidered with right "Ambao" and left "Belgium 2001". "Ambao": registered by the Belgian State at the end of the year 2000 and managed by the "Traditional & Quality Chocolate Association". This label certifies the acquisition of a chocolate made of an unique vegetable fat: the cocoa butter in strict conformity to extremely severe quality requirements. This set is limited to 1500 pieces only. Belgian exclusive bears have been issued since 1997.

EAN 660320

   
Special China:
click here for big picture The Chinese Scholar bear, limited to 1500 pieces, is made out of a genuine mohair in an antique white color and is 30 cm in size. In the long Chinese history, this scholar was greatly respected and admired by the country. He earned such high esteem as he placed first in the Imperial public examination, which was an entrance exam for a scholar to be admitted to the Imperial Court. Such success was achieved through years of intensive study in Chinese literary books and teachings. Usually he also excelled in writing, poetry and calligraphy. He symbolizes intelligence and diligence of a scholar. The Teddy bear's right foot sole is lavishly embroidered with the Chinese wording for "Margarete Steiff" in form of the traditional red stamp that stands for the signature of the calligraphy's artist. Original Chinese calligraphy instruments such as painting brushes and ink-stone complete this extraordinary edition that comes in a beautiful, customized Chinese gift box with certificate of authenticity. Other Chinese exclusives are Great Wall bear (1998), Stary (1998) and Chinese Opera bear (2003).

EAN 675577

   
Special Germany:
click here for big picture The Gold digger is issued for the German toy-chain called "Idee + Spiel". This bear is dark blond, 27 cm in size and limited to 1500 pieces. He carries a pick axe, a gold nugget (made out of plastic) and a leather sack. He wears a dark brown cowboy hat and a red/white checkered neckerchief. He comes with a small certificate of authenticity but without a box.

EAN 651182

   
click here for big picture The Gentian - Enzian Teddy bear is actual a special edition for Austria, Germany and Switzerland. He comes in a limitation of 1500 pieces and is 38 cm in size. On both of the soles of his paws is an Gentian embroidered. Wears a silk neckerchief which again has the Gentian on it. He comes in a box with certificate. This is the second one in a series of bears dedicated to mountain flowers. Other ones issued are Edelweiss (2000), Alpine rose - Almrausch (2002), Carline Thistle - Silberdistel (2003), Snowdrop - Schneegloeckchen (2004) and Alpine Poppy - Alpenmohn Teddy bear (2005). It is assumed that this popular series will be continued over the next years.

EAN 660276

   
click here for big picture The Munich Oktoberfest Bear is made out of blond mohair, limited to 2000 pieces and 30 cm in size. He is dressed in Lederhosen and has a typical Oktoberfest felt hat on his head. Carries in one of his paws a little beer mug. His paws are embroidered with "Prost München" on one side and the coat of arms from Bavaria on the other side. Comes with a small certificate of authenticity but without a box.

EAN 670596

   
click here for big picture The Heidelberg Bear is made out of light brown tipped mohair, is issued in a limitation of 2000 pieces and is 30 cm in size. He wears a medallion on a red ribbon around his neck. On the medallion is a picture of the famous Heidelberg castle. Both of his paws are embroidered. The bear has a music box which plays the world famous German song: "Ich hab mein Herz in Heidelberg verloren" (I lost my heart in Heidelberg). Comes with a small certificate of authenticity but without a box.

EAN 670602

   
click here for big picture The Hot-Air-Balloon Teddy Bear, is 27 cm in size and limited to 2000 pieces. He comes with the Hot-Air-Balloon which is 38 cm in diameter and has a total height of 75 cm. The basket carrying the Teddy bear is 12x12x12 cm. The Hot-Air-Balloon is equipped with 4 sand-bags, 2 bottles of champagne and a pair of binoculars. Comes in a box with certificate of authenticity.

EAN 670619

   
click here for big picture The King Ludwig Bear with Swan is limited to 1500 pieces. The bear is 35 cm and the swan 18 cm in size. Both pieces are made out of white mohair. The bear represents Ludwig II., with a blue coat of velvet, lined in white & golden embroidered. The swan wears a imitation golden crown. The set comes in a box with certificate of authenticity. King Ludwig II. was born 25.August 1845 and died 13.June 1886. A King Ludwig II Teddy bear and sleigh set was issued in 2003.

EAN 670633

   
click here for big picture The Golf player Bear is limited to 3000 pieces and 32 cm in size. The bear is dressed in a golf player outfit, complete with white shirt, yellow sweater, checkered golf cap and matching trousers, golf shoes and a golf bag with several golf clubs. Comes in a nice velvet bag with a small certificate of authenticity.

EAN 670671

   
click here for big picture This Snowman is limited to 3000 pieces and 21 cm in size. He wears a white/blue scarf and hat, carries a broom and has a carrot serving as his nose. He comes with a small certificate but without a box.

EAN 670695

   
click here for big picture Steiff Museum Bear 2001 is made out of cinnamon mohair and 32 cm in size. Has a porcelain medallion from the Steiff Museum in Giengen around his neck. He could only be obtained at the Steiff museum in Giengen Germany in 2001. He is limited to 1700 pieces, comes with a certificate but without box.

EAN 670701

   
click here for big picture Elements teddy bears - Air, a white colored teddy bear, 32 cm in size, has a growler and is limited to 2000 pieces. On the left paw is "Luft" (German for Air) embroidered. The bear comes in a bag with small certificate.

EAN 670718

   
click here for big picture Elements teddy bears - Water, a light blue colored teddy bear, 32 cm in size, has a growler and is limited to 2000 pieces. On the left paw is "Wasser" (German for Water) embroidered. The bear comes in a bag with small certificate.

EAN 670725

   
click here for big picture Elements teddy bears - Fire, a red colored teddy bear, 32 cm in size, has a growler and is limited to 2000 pieces. On the left paw is "Feuer" (German for Fire) embroidered. The bear comes in a bag with small certificate.

EAN 670732

   
click here for big picture Elements teddy bears - Earth, a brown colored teddy bear, 32 cm in size, has a growler and is limited to 2000 pieces. On the left paw is "Erde" (German for Earth) embroidered. The bear comes in a bag with small certificate.

EAN 670749

   
click here for big picture The Steiff Galerie bear 2001 is a bear issued especially for the Steiff Gallerias in Germany. He is 30 cm in size, comes in an edition of 2000 pieces, is made out of white mohair and comes only with a certificate (no box). He wears a ribbon around his neck with a porcelain medallion.

EAN 670756

   
click here for big picture The Mountaineer Teddy Bear is limited to 2000 pieces, 29 cm in size and is dressed in a typical mountaineer outfit. He comes with a small certificate but without a box.

EAN 670787

   
click here for big picture This Bear in a Boat set is limited to 2000 pieces. The bear is 9 cm, wears a marine blue felt cap and scarf. The boat is made out of wood and is named the "Loreley". This set is a nice addition to the Loreley bear issued in 2000. The set comes with a small certificate of authenticity but without a box.

EAN 670800

   
click here for big picture X-MAS ornament "Gingerbread" is 10 cm in size and limited to 5000 pieces. This ornament is almost exactly the same as last years USA exclusive "Gingerbread". It differs only in the fact that he has three different colored buttons whereas the USA one had three red buttons. Comes with box and certificate. A Xmas Ornament has been issued every year from 1996 until 2001. From 2002 onwards there was no special German Xmas Ornament anymore which was replaced by World Wide Xmas Ornament edition and it is assumed that this series will be continued over the next years.

EAN 670947

   
click here for big picture The Berlin Bear is made out of brown mohair, limited to 2000 pieces, 33 cm in size and comes with a music box which plays the famous song "Berliner Luft". He wears a medallion attached to a ribbon which has the "Brandenburger Tor" on it. On his paws is embroidered "Ick bin een" (right paw) "Bärliner" (left paw) which means "I am from Berlin". He comes with a small certificate but without a box. Other bears issued related to the city of Berlin Germany are Berlin bear with gold plated Crown (1985), Berlin-bear brown (1993), Berlin Cop from 1900 (1997), Berlin Morgenpost Teddy bear (1998), Teddy bear Berlin (2001), Berliner Milieu Organ-Grinder Teddy Bear with music box (2002), Teddy bear Berlin (2003) and Teddy bear Berlin Fireman around 1900 (2003).

EAN 670961

   
click here for big picture The Teddy bear Berlin is made from brown tipped mohair. He is16 cm in size and is not limited. He wears a crown and ribbon in the Berlin colors red-white-red. The bear is issued especially by the Steiff Galerie in Berlin and comes with a small certificate but does not have a box. Other bears issued related to the city of Berlin Germany are Berlin bear with gold plated Crown (1985), Berlin-bear brown (1993), Berlin Cop from 1900 (1997), Berlin Morgenpost Teddy bear (1998), Teddy bear Berlin (2001), Berliner Milieu Organ-Grinder Teddy Bear with music box (2002), Teddy bear Berlin (2003) and Teddy bear Berlin Fireman around 1900 (2003).

EAN 670992

   
click here for big picture Wilhelm the telegram carrier wears a felt uniform as it was in the start of the 20th century, a red leather telegram bag and roller skates. He is 30 cm in size, limited to 1500 pieces and comes in a collectors box with certificate of authenticity. In his right paw he carries a telegram. The bear design had as origin the Mr. Cinnamon Bear 1903. On the arm does he wear the typical Bavarian coat of arms. Other bears issued in this series are Johannes (1995), Heinrich (1996), Moritz (1997), Christel (1998), Maximilian (1999) and Friedrich (2008).

EAN 995316

   
Special Japan:
click here for big picture Masako 1994, from the Steiff Bisque Collection, is a 10.5 cm figurine. This figurine is modeled after the Masako Teddy bear (1994), is limited to 1500 pieces and comes in a box but does not have a special certificate. Other figurines in this Bisque Collection are Taro (2001), Sugar (2002) and Little Santa (2002).

EAN P3006

   
click here for big picture Taro 1995, from the Steiff Bisque Collection, is a 11.5 cm figurine. This figurine is modeled after the Taro Teddy bear (1995), is limited to 1500 pieces and comes in a box but does not have a special certificate. Other figurines in this Bisque Collection are Masako (2001), Sugar (2002) and Little Santa (2002).

EAN P3005

   
click here for big picture Teddy Baby Celebration is limited to 250 pieces, 35 cm in size and issued to celebrate the birth of the baby of princess Masako. The bear is dressed in baby clothes. This bear is not a new edition but they took 250 from the Teddy bear 1922 white, EAN 406898, issued in 2001 and just dressed him. Neither does she come with her own box or certificate, they just used the original box and certificate from the Teddy bear 1922 white.

EAN 406898

   
click here for big picture The Ronald McDonald, Teddy bear Dicky 1935 blond, is limited to 200 pieces only and was only available to Japanese Takara Steiff club members. He is 25 cm and made out of blond mohair woven fur. This bear is not a new edition but they took 200 from the Dicky 1935 blond, EAN 407581, issued in 2000 and just dressed him. Neither does he come with his own box or certificate, they just used the original box and certificate from the Dicky 1935 blond.

EAN 407581

   
click here for big picture The Hagoita Teddy Rose with fan is 40 cm and limited to 200 pieces only. The bear is the same as the Teddy Rose that was issued in 1999 for Japan, EAN 675270. The only difference is the fan. Hagoita is a traditional Japanese Batominton which is played with at New Year. Also used as display with many accessories in Japanese homes during the New Year holiday season. This bear comes, as its original, in a nice wooden display box and with its original certificate of authenticity (no special certificate for this limited edition).

EAN 675270

   
click here for big picture Little Santa 2001 is 20 cm in size, limited to 2500 pieces, made out of a light brown colored mohair and comes in a nice wooden presentation case with certificate of authenticity. Dressed in beautiful clothes made out of classic green velvet with metallic gold spots which looks a bit like a decorated Christmas tree. On his right paw has he "2001" embroidered in gold. A little Santa has been issued every year since 1997 and it is assumed that this series will be continued over the next years.

EAN 675416

   
click here for big picture The Moon Princess - Kaguya Hime is a 27 cm white bear which comes in a special bamboo gift box. The design is based on a Japanese Traditional Story. She is limited to 700 pieces in this outfit and comes with certificate of authenticity. In 2002 this same bear was issued in a limitation of 800 pieces with just another outfit.

EAN 675423

   
click here for big picture The Wedgwood Set 2001, comes with a 33cm white Steiff bear and an original Wedgwood cup and saucer. A gold-printed blue satin ribbon decorates the bear. Wedgwood is the world renowned luxury British ceramic tableware brand founded in 1759 by Josiah Wedgwood, remembered as "The Father of English Potters". In founding the industrial dynasty that bears his name, Josiah Wedgwood I harnessed the burgeoning scientific knowledge of his age and the different design styles prevalent at the time, together with his commercial entrepreneurial activities, to create the most important English ceramic company in the history of industrial production. From its earliest days, Wedgwood company has continued to uphold the highest standards of design, craftsmanship and quality, so maintaining its leading position throughout the world. The cup and saucer is a replica of the one ordered in 1902 by T. Roosevelt for the White House. The set comes in nice light blue presentation case, is limited to 1500 pieces and comes with certificate of authenticity. Another Wedgwood set was issued in 2002.

EAN 675430

   
click here for big picture Mickey Mouse the Explorer, is 30 cm in size and limited to 1500 pieces. This special Mickey Mouse figure has been created by Steiff to commemorate the Grand Opening of Tokyo Disney Sea, the first Disney theme park to be based on the myths, legends and lore of the sea. Visitors arriving to experience the adventure and romance of the Park's seven Ports of Call are welcomed by a bronze figure of Mickey Mouse portraying a brave explorer from the Golden Age of Exploration. This bronze statue is the inspiration for "Mickey Mouse - the Explorer". He is made out of mohair and dressed in a trevira velvet explorer outfit. He comes with a box and certificate of authenticity. Duffy, another exclusive for Disney Sea Japan, was issued in 2006.

EAN 675485

   
click here for big picture Snoopy flying ace wears a fliers hat and goggles. He is 26 cm in size, limited to 2000 pieces and comes with certificate and box. Other ones issued in this series are Snoopy (1998) and Joe Cool and Woodstock (2000).

EAN 675478

   
click here for big picture The Steiff-Baccarat set 2001 comes with a burgundy 28 cm Steiff bear, a 10 cm crystal Baccarat bear and a 2 cm crystal Baccarat heart pendant. The pendant has the words "Steiff" and "Baccarat" engraved. The bear has glass eyes. This set is limited to 1000 pieces and comes in a nice presentation box with certificate of authenticity. This is the second in a series of Steiff-Baccarat sets which have been issued since 2000. It is assumed that this series will be continued over the next years.

EAN 675492

   
click here for big picture Pierrot is limited to 1500 pieces and 30 cm in size. He is made out of gray-blond mohair, has amber-colored glass eyes, comes with a golden ribbon, box and certificate. On his left foot is "Pierrot 2001" embroidered.

EAN 675522

   
click here for big picture Little Santa ornament 2001is 10 cm in size and limited to 2000 pieces. It comes in a luxury box, which is in the form of book, with certificate of authenticity. He is dressed in a green velvet cape with red ruff and has a red cord loop so he can be hung in the Christmas tree. This is the second in a series of Little Santa ornaments which have been issued since 2000. It is assumed that this series will be continued over the next years.

EAN 675539

   
click here for big picture Teddy bear Miki House is 35 cm in size and limited to 1500 pieces. He is made out of red mohair, comes with a certificate and box.

EAN 675584

   
click here for big picture This Steiff-Meissen Set 2001 consists out of a Steiff Teddy bear and a Meissen tea cup with a light yellow "Rose" motif. This exceptional Steiff Teddy bear which is made out of a yellow mohair is 31 cm in size and was created in cooperation with Meissen. Each Teddy bear is made individually in the time honored way for which the Steiff Teddy bears are world renowned. Traditionally the nose has been hand-stitched with much attention to detail. A printed satin ribbon and the lavishly embroidered right foot paw round off the beautiful appearance of the yellow Teddy bear. A white and consecutively numbered ear tag as well as the famous and gold-plated "Button in Ear", unmistakable symbol for true exclusiveness, are fixed to each Teddy bear. This set comes in a beautiful collectors box with certificate and is limited to 1500 sets only. This is the third in a series of Steiff-Meissen sets which have been issued since 1999. It is assumed that this series will be continued over the next years.

EAN 675591

   
click here for big picture Japan Air Lines (JAL) pilot bear 2001 comes with fliers coat, scarf, hat and goggles. He is limited to 1000 pieces only and is 29 cm in size. The bear was mainly sold on JAL flights and only a very limited amount was available in Japanese Steiff shops. He comes in a box with a small JAL shopping bag and certificate of authenticity. Other JAL bears are available from 2002, 2003, 2004 and 2005.

EAN 675607

   
click here for big picture The Charity Bear Love is 30 cm in size, made out of beige-rose mohair and limited to 1500 pieces. On his right paw is "Charity Bear Love" embroidered. He wears a red satin ribbon which states "Charity Bear Love". He comes in a nice box and with a certificate of authenticity. Part of the proceeds have been donated to UNICEF. Approximately 900 have been sold only in combination with a Mitsubishi car.

EAN 675645

   
Special Netherlands:
click here for big picture Tom Poes is a well known cartoon character in Holland which actually is supposed to represent a cat. This cat comes in an edition of 3000 pieces, in box with certificate of authenticity and is 28 cm in size. Tom Poes always accompanies another well known cartoon character called Mr. Oliver Bommel who was issued in 1998.

EAN 660023

   
click here for big picture The Windmill Bear, a white-blue tipped mohair bear, is the exclusive for the Netherlands. He wears a porcelain medallion which has a picture of a Dutch windmill in the famous Dutch Delfts Blue colors. The bear has a music box, which plays a Dutch windmill song: "Het Plekje bij de Molen" (the place by the mill). On his left paw is "Holland 2001" embroidered. He is 33 cm in size, comes in a box with certificate of authentication and is limited to 1500 pieces. Holland exclusive bears have been issued since 1995.

EAN 660269

   
Special Switzerland:
click here for big picture Victor with Swiss army knife is the Swiss exclusive. He is a light-gray curly plush bear which comes with a world-famous Swiss army knife from the Victorinox knife factory which even has an integrated ball-point pen and a miniature torch - in a specially made penknife holder. He wears a red headband that has the Swiss coat of arms embroidered on it. The bears is 34 cm and limited to 2001 pieces. He comes in a velvet bag with certificate of authentication. Swiss exclusive bears have been issued since 1998.

EAN 660290

   
Special Taiwan:
click here for big picture Lu Teddy bear, is 31 cm in size, made out of golden yellow tipped mohair and limited to 1500 pieces. His right paw is lavishly embroidered with a beautiful golden "Yuan-Bao". The Taiwan Lu bear wears a stylish crystal ornament, whose design is originated from the ancient Chinese coin called "Yuan-Bao"; that is a symbol for wealth in Chinese culture, and is hanged by handcrafted traditional Chinese art knot. The glossy crystal is made by professional designers of HSIANG HUNG INTERNATIONAL CO., LTD. He comes in a nicely embroidered Chinese style brocade bag. This set comes with two certificates one for the bear and for the crystal. Both certificates have the same limited edition number. Fu, Lu, Shou (Felicity, Wealth, Longevity) are the so called "3 stars of luck" in the Chinese culture, which represent the wishes of perfect life. Lu (Wealth) refers to holding a rewarding public office; in ancient China, scholars pursued wealth and fame in imperial offices by passing imperial examinations. Fu and Shou Teddy bears were issued in 2003.

EAN 675614

   
Special United Kingdom:
click here for big picture This Scottish Bear is 32 cm in size, made out of classic snow-white mohair and comes in an edition of 3000 pieces. A traditional Collector's Teddy Bear exclusively for Great Britain. He comes in a gift box with a certificate of authenticity. In 2000 was one other Scottish Bear issued.

EAN 654855

   
click here for big picture The British Collectors Teddy bear 2001 is limited to 4,000 pieces and 45 cm in size. He is made out of a brass colored mohair and comes in a gift box with a certificate of authenticity. Steiff British Collector bears have been issued since 1989.

EAN 654992

   
click here for big picture The Daily Telegraph issued a classical blond mohair bear which is 25 cm in size and who is accompanied by a miniature color version of the newspaper issued on January 1st 2000. The bear is not limited and does not come with a box or certificate of authenticity.

EAN 660191

   
click here for big picture In 1895 English author Florence Upton published a series of books on the tales of one very special 'Character doll' the Golly. The wonderful tales and adventures of Golly received huge popularity. Inspired by this magical character, Steiff produced their first Golly in 1908. Golly Boy is 27 cm in size and limited to 2000 pieces. Golly Boy, Teddy bear's favorite companion in Edwardian times, is fully jointed, made of felt and his jacket and trousers are made of a wool and cashmere blend. Comes in a box with certificate. Golly Girl has been issued in 2003 and the Golly Kids were produced in 2005 to complete the family.

EAN 660238

   
click here for big picture Harrods special edition is called Edward the Attic bear. It is the first one in a new series, e.g. he will not have a music work for the first time in the Harrods Bear history. The bear is made such that he has an antique look, e.g. trimmed to be looking old. He is 31 cm in size, limited to only 1500 pieces, made out of a dark blond mohair, has a growler and glass eyes. He comes with a certificate and a specially designed hat box. Harrods has issued Steiff exclusive bears since 1989.

EAN 660313

   
click here for big picture QVC Alexandra is 23 cm in size and limited to 1500 pieces. Alexandra is inspired by the classic style of the early 1900's and Edwardian England. She is particularly reflective of the famous Teddy Girl, made in 1905, who was the life long companion of Colonel Bob Henderson. Teddy Girl achieved worldwide fame and when she was sold at auction in 1994. This lovely teddy is named after Alexandra, Queen to King Edward VII, ruler of the British Empire from 1901 - 1910. Alexandra was the daughter of Christian IX of Denmark, whose beauty and grace captured the heart of the nation on her wedding in 1863. Alexandra is made from the finest blond mohair with hand stitched nose and claws. She wears a 9 carat gold pendant comprising one single round cut diamond on a 19cm trace chain. Comes in a box with certificate and was exclusively produced for QVC UK. Other issues for QVC UK are Theodore (2001), The Artist's bear (2003) and Black Jack (2004).

EAN 660412

   
click here for big picture The special edition for Hamleys is called Bertie, which is limited to 1500 pieces, 34 cm in size, has a growler and is made out of a curly light beige mohair. He comes in a box with certificate. Hamleys has issued Steiff exclusive bears since 1988.

EAN 660429

   
click here for big picture Xenia is a limited edition of 1500 pieces made exclusively for Teddy Bears of Witney. She is 43 cm in size, limited to 1500 pieces, has a growler and comes in a box with certificate of authenticity. The Teddy bear Xenia is inspired by Princess Xenia, to whom the precious Alfonzo Teddy bear was given in 1908, by her father, Grand Duke George Michailovich of Russia. The genuine mohair of this Teddy bear has been specially woven and dyed to resemble the color of a beautiful vintage Steiff Teddy bear on display at Teddy Bears of Witney. The Teddy Bear Xenia is softly stuffed by hand with fine shavings so that she feels, as well as looks, like an old Teddy bear. She wears a silk bow similar in color to Alfonzo's clothes, and this is decorated with a gold-framed portrait, lavishly plated with 24 carat gold, on porcelain, of the original Steiff Alfonzo Teddy Bear. She is presented in a custom-made box. The numbered white ear tag, fixed by a gold-plated "Button in Ear", distinguishes every Teddy bear in this edition. Other special editions for Teddy Bears of Witney include Bodvoc Roman Teddy bear (1993), Alfonzo (1990), Baby Alfonzo (1995), Henderson (1997), George (2000), Georgina Guardian Angel Bear (2003) and Rattle bear 1912 (2005).

EAN 660467

   
click here for big picture The Midsummer Night's Dream Teddy Bear was born on midsummer night 2001 and is a limited edition of just 300. He is made exclusively to raise funds for the British Red Cross. He is 23 cm in size and made out of gold-blond mohair. He wears a ribbon with the following text: "In aid of the British Red Cross Society". He comes in a box with certificate of authenticity.

EAN 660573

   
click here for big picture The Black bear 1910 is 35 cm in size and limited to 1500 pieces. He is of course made out of black mohair and stuffed with wood shavings. Comes in a box with certificate of authenticity.

EAN 660627

   
click here for big picture QVC Theodore made out of a reddish blond mohair for QVC UK, is 28 cm in size and limited to 2002 pieces. Comes in a box with certificate of authenticity. Other issues for QVC UK are Alexandra (2001), Theodore (2001), The Artist's bear (2003) and Black Jack (2004).

EAN 660757

   
Special USA:
click here for big picture The Ralph Lauren Polo University Bear represents the modern collegiate lifestyle that Polo has defined for three decades. This 43 cm, 1909 classic teddy in mohair fur was created by Steiff and is outfitted in the true icons of Polo style: wool tweed blazer, chinos, oxford shirt, rep tie, leather belt with an engraved buckle, and a luxurious cashmere cable sweater, just the way you'd send your son off to college. The University Bear is a limited edition of 500 numbered and authenticated bears and is available exclusively at Polo.com. A portion of the proceeds supports "The What to Expect Foundation’s" efforts to give disadvantaged parents educational materials and support – so what they can expect is a healthy pregnancy and happy baby. He comes in a box with certificate of authenticity. This bear comes as well with a sweater instead of the blazer, see below. Following Ralph Lauren Steiff bears have been issued Preppy (1991), Flag bear (1992), Chairman of the Board I (1992), Ranch bear (1993), Chairman of the Board II (1993), Varsity bear (1993), Martini bear (1994), Wellington bear (1994), Russia bear (1994), New Romantic Girl (1995), Nautical bear (1995), Collegiate bear (1996), Racy bear (1996), Safari girl (1997) and Highlander (1998).

EAN 000393

   
click here for big picture The Ralph Lauren Polo University Flag Bear represents the modern collegiate lifestyle that Polo has defined for three decades. This 43 cm, 1909 classic teddy in mohair fur was created by Steiff and is outfitted in the true icons of Polo style: wool American flag sweater, chinos, oxford shirt, rep tie, leather belt with an engraved buckle. The University Bear is a limited edition of 300 numbered and authenticated bears and is available exclusively at Polo.com. A portion of the proceeds supports "The What to Expect Foundation’s" efforts to give disadvantaged parents educational materials and support – so what they can expect is a healthy pregnancy and happy baby. He comes in a box with certificate of authenticity. This bear comes as well with a blazer instead of the sweater, see above. Following Ralph Lauren Steiff bears have been issued Preppy (1991), Flag bear (1992), Chairman of the Board I (1992), Ranch bear (1993), Chairman of the Board II (1993), Varsity bear (1993), Martini bear (1994), Wellington bear (1994), Russia bear (1994), New Romantic Girl (1995), Nautical bear (1995), Collegiate bear (1996), Racy bear (1996), Safari girl (1997) and Highlander (1998).

EAN 000393

   
click here for big picture This USA event bear 2001 is from the Steiff Trunk Show at FAO Schwarz August 12, 2001. This set consists out of a Steiff bear which was previous issued by FAO Schwarz as "Sleepy Keep" and a suitcase that was available with the "USA Passport Bear". The suitcase contains the bear as well as a Steiff button. Comes in a neutral white box but does not have a specific certificate.

EAN 652196

   
click here for big picture The FAO Schwarz Celeste Angel bear is fully jointed, in soft, curly periwinkle colored tip-dyed mohair, featuring feminine details like delicate wings with marabou accents and a decorative garland of flower-wreath headpiece with periwinkle rosettes. This angelic beauty is limited to 1,500 pieces, 27 cm in size, comes with a certificate of authenticity in a standard Steiff felt bag. Other Angel bears issued in this series are Evangeline (1999) and Annelise (2000).

EAN 652288

   
click here for big picture Toy Store Fairy Tale Princess is 22 cm in size and limited to 200 pieces. This bear is the same as the Special USA-Event Bear 1997/1998-1999 and is only specially dressed up for the Toy Store. The bear was issued on the Festival of Steiff XVI held in Toledo Ohio on July 27-29. He comes with the Toy Store Festival 2001 pin, certificate and a neutral box.

EAN 665325

   
click here for big picture Cherished Teddies Benji is the third and last in the Cherished Teddies series. He wears a "Bear" bib and holds a ceramic honey pot. He is made out of golden mohair, 30 cm in size is limited to 5000 pieces. He comes in a box with certificate. Benji was preceded with Daisy (1999) and Chelsea (2000) and followed by Christopher (2002).

EAN 665929

   
click here for big picture James Cash Penney opened his first "Golden Rule Store" in Kemmerer, Wyoming, in 1902. That same year, the first toy bear with moveable arms and legs was shown by Richard Steiff at the Leipzig Toy Fair. "James" commemorates the 100th anniversary of the JCPenney Company and the 100th anniversary of the teddy bear with JCPenney 100th Anniversary Bear. His black vest and armbands, and brass-rimmed glasses are typical turn-of-the century shopkeeper attire. A reproduction of James C. Penney's signature is embroidered on the right hand paw and 100th anniversary is embroidered on the left foot paw. The bear is 38 cm in size and includes a certificate of authenticity. "First Store" box can be used for display. Covered in dark blonde distressed curly mohair with polyester fiberfill. $10 of each purchase of the JCPenney 100th Anniversary Steiff Bear have been donated to "JCPenney After School".

EAN 666346

   
click here for big picture This collectible mohair San Diego Zoo Baby Panda is a limited edition, numbered piece, with proceeds funding CRES (The Center for Reproduction of Endangered Species). This baby panda sits 18 cm in height and is limited to 1500 pieces. He comes with a small certificate but no box. Other special editions for the San Diego Zoo are Panda (1998), Koala (1999) and Cheetah (2000).

EAN 666353

   
click here for big picture The Danbury Mint Bear of the Year 2001 is 30 cm in size, made out of honey color mohair, has a yellow ear tag and as such is not limited but was only exclusively available from the Danbury Mint. Around his neck he wears a specially minted 22kt gold plated millennium medallion. He comes in a box with certificate of the Danbury Mint.

EAN 666360

   
click here for big picture The Loves Me, Loves Me Not bear is 40 cm and is limited to 3500 pieces. He is made out of a bright yellow tipped mohair and has a Daisy embroidered on one foot pad. He will wear a ribbon with "Loves Me, Loves Me Not" on it. Comes in a box with certificate.

EAN 666377

   
click here for big picture The Mini Dew Drop Rose is made out of burgundy mohair with black pads. He holds like his bigger brother (issued in 1999) a rose in one of his paws and has a crystal drew drop beside his nose. He is 16 cm in size, limited to 5000 pieces and comes with a small certificate of authenticity but does not have a special box.

EAN 666384

   
click here for big picture The Jonathan Edwards edition is a Bear cub which is 20 cm in size. He is in a sitting position and holds a wooden apple. The Bear cub represents a pet bear that the Roosevelt children hid from their father.......in their outhouse. This edition is limited to 2000 pieces, comes with certificate of authentication in a collectors box.

EAN 666421

   
click here for big picture Monkey, fifth in a series of endangered species issued by the Smithsonian Museum. The monkey is 35 cm in size and limited to 1500 pieces. He is made out of brown mohair and has peach colored face, hands and feet. He comes without a box but with a small certificate of authenticity. Other issues in the Steiff Smithsonian endangered species replica series are Pallas Cat (1998), Sloth bear (1998), Clouded Leopard (1999), Giraffe (2000), Sumatran Tiger (2002), Baby Asian Elephant (2003), Caribbean Flamingo (2004) and Golden Lion Tamarin (2005).

EAN 666445

   
click here for big picture The Juggling Harlequin, Clown Jester is made out of crimson & gold mohair, is 27 cm and wears a blue hat with green balls. He has blue ruffs around his neck and green/blue ones around his wrists. He "juggles" with red/yellow/blue balls. He was foreseen as the first in a series of three Clown Bears made exclusively for the USA. After the second in the series was released, Mr. Top Hat (2002), the third one never came around. Jester is limited to 2500 pieces and comes with a box and certificate.

EAN 666452

   
click here for big picture The X-MAS ornament Holly Berry is a red mohair bear, 12 cm in size, holding a 24 karat gold finished wreath and is limited to 5000 pieces. He comes in a box with certificate of authenticity. Xmas Ornaments have been issued every year from 1994 until 2005, so 12 in total.

EAN 666490

   
click here for big picture Chilly the Snowman is 21 cm and limited to 1500 pieces. He wears red mohair carrot nose, woolen cap and scarf (red / green). Comes with a small certificate of authenticity but does not have a box.

EAN 666506

   
click here for big picture This Black Cat is especially produced for the USA internet shop called Martha Stewart Living. He is 15 cm in size, made out of mohair and limited to 1500 pieces. Steiff produced in 1903 as a novelty a "Tom Cat", striking in silhouette with an arched back. This cat became extremely popular in the United States and was much in demand at Halloween time. This Black Cat has been modeled after this original version. It comes with a small certificate of authenticity but does not come in a box. Other animals issued by Martha Stewart Living are Blue-Bird (2000), Penguin (2001), Goldfinch (2002), Springtime Bunny (2002), Halloween Spider (2002), Turkey (2003), Hen (2004) and Snowman (2004).

EAN 666520

   
click here for big picture The QVC 100th Anniversary Teddy bear, is made out of a reddish blond mohair, 28 cm in size, limited to 1500 pieces and has a growler. Steiff made the first Teddy bear in 1902 and this bear celebrates the 100th anniversary of that fact. He is made in the spirit of Teddy bear PB28. Other issues from QVC USA are Rough Rider (1996), C. Berryman (1996), Delighted (1997), Theodore Roosevelt (1998) and Millennium bear (1999).

EAN 666544

   
click here for big picture Modern skiing began in the middle of the 19th century in Norway and soon spread throughout Scandinavia. It first became popular in the United States in Minnesota, a state with a large Scandinavian population. Rapidly it spread to the rocky Mountain states and from the 1920's on enjoyed continuous popularity in all those states with mountainous topography. When the snow falls, American skiers find pleasure on slopes from coast to coast. The Teddy Bear Skier Olympia bear is 42 cm in size, limited to 1500 pieces, made out of genuine mohair and comes with a box and certificate of authenticity. He wears a warm sweater, ear warmers and has ski's.

EAN 666568

   
click here for big picture This Penguin is especially produced for the USA internet shop called Martha Stewart Living. The "tuxedo-wearing" appearance of this dapper penguin is sure to delight any child. This mohair bird has a high, proud head, and bright-orange feet and beak. He is 20 cm in size, limited to 1500 pieces and comes with a small certificate of authenticity but does not come in a box. Other animals issued by Martha Stewart Living are Blue-Bird (2000), Black Cat (2001), Goldfinch (2002), Springtime Bunny (2002), Halloween Spider (2002), Turkey (2003), Hen (2004) and Snowman (2004).

EAN 666582

   
click here for big picture Danbury Mint - 100th Anniversary Teddy Bear, is 30 cm in size, is blond in color and comes in an unlimited edition. This bears is issued by the Danbury Mint to celebrate the Teddy bears 100th birthday. He wears around his neck a special medallion, displaying the years "1902-2002". He comes in a box with certificate of the Danbury Mint.

EAN 666612

   
click here for big picture Walt Disney World Teddy bear and Doll weekend Seymore C. Trader Bear, is 32 cm in size, limited to 1500 pieces, made out of blond mohair and has a brown nose and eyes. He wears a brown canvas backpack with 4 collectible trading cards, Convention pin, and his own Seymore C. Trader pin. The bear comes as well in 60 cm (edition 25 pieces) and 80 cm (edition of 5 pieces only). Special editions for the Disney world Convention have been made since 1988.

EAN 680069

   
Special Worldwide:
click here for big picture The Perpetual Calendar is made in the shape of a beehive and comes with 12 Steiff bears. Each of the bears is 6 cm and made out of mohair. The bears are: January: white with sledge, February: light gray with velvet heart, March: gray with bunch of snowdrops, April: light blue with Easter eggs, May: light green with bunch of roses, June: green with butterfly, July: yellow with watering can, August: apricot with sunflower, September: orange with apple, October: red-gold with Halloween pumpkin, November: gold blond with hang-glider and December: beige with package and cap. The Calendar is limited to 2001 pieces and comes in a huge box with certificate of authenticity.

EAN 027307

   
click here for big picture Millennium Carousel set 2001, limited edition of 2000 pieces and each with a gold-plated button in ear. The set consists out of a gondola with 2 teddy bears and 1 elephant. The teddies are 12 cm in size and are made out of a blond - dark brown and light brown - dark brown mohair. The elephant is gray and 14 cm in size. This set does not come with a separate certificate. The carousel has been issued over 4 years, e.g. from 2000 to 2003. Each item in the Carousel has matching limited edition numbers! The issue size is 2000 sets only.

In 2000 - EAN 038709: The Millennium- Carousel with music box and the first gondola which has 2 Teddy bears, blond/dark brown and light brown/dark brown in color, with gold-plated "Button in Ear", made out of mohair plush and which are 12cm in size. It contains as well 1 horse, light brown, with gold-plated "Button in Ear", mohair plush, 14cm.

In 2002 - EAN 038723: The third gondola which contains another 2 Teddy bears, cream/caramel and honey/caramel in color, with gold-plated "Button in Ear", made out of mohair plush and which are 12cm in size. It contains as well 1 tiger, with gold-plated "Button in Ear", mohair plush, 14cm.

In 2003 - EAN 038730: The fourth gondola which contains the last 2 Teddy bears, cream/rust brown and honey/rust brown in color, with gold-plated "Button in Ear", made out of mohair plush and are 12cm in size. It contains as well 1 monkey, with gold-plated "Button in Ear", mohair plush, 12cm (actually released in 2002).

EAN 038716

   
click here for big picture The New Orleans-Band consists out of a pelican, shark, catfish, crocodile and a Teddy bear. Each band member is made out of mohair, carries an instrument and is 18 cm in size. It comes with a wooden street front back drop which is approximately 75x50x40cm and contains a music box which plays "Sweet Georgia Brown". This set is limited to 1000 pieces and comes in a huge box with certificate of authenticity.

EAN 038815

   
click here for big picture The X-MAS teddy bear in boot is limited to 4000 pieces. The blond Teddy bear is 21 cm in size and made out of blond mohair. The boot is 15 cm high and 17 cm long and made out of papier-mâché by Marolin. The bear wears a red hat and two bells around his neck. This set comes in a nice presentation box with certificate.

EAN 670862

   
click here for big picture The X-MAS sleigh set with pony and teddy bear consists out of a 20 cm blond Teddy bear, a 20 cm white pony and a sledge. The set is limited to 4000 pieces and made out of mohair woven fur. The Teddy, who wears a classic red Santa coat, sits in a cast iron sledge with bridle and harness made out of real leather with a gold colored cord. This set comes in a nice box with certificate of authenticity.

EAN 670879

   
click here for big picture The X-MAS teddy bear and donkey consists out of a 21 cm blond Teddy bear and a 20 cm gray donkey. The set is limited to 3000 pieces and made out of mohair woven fur. The donkey wears a saddlecloth with two small embroidered linen sacks with little bells. The bear wears a white turban and a midnight blue velvet cloak. Comes in a nice box with certificate of authenticity.

EAN 670886

   
click here for big picture The X-MAS deer is 20 cm in size and limited to 3000 pieces. The mohair deer has a small bell around his neck and comes in a box with certificate of authenticity.

EAN 670893

   
click here for big picture The X-MAS teddy bear in moon consist out of a 14 cm blond mohair Teddy bear and a 26x21 cm moon made out of wood. The Teddy is made out of mohair woven fur and is limited to 3000 pieces. This set comes in a box with certificate of authenticity.

EAN 670909

   
click here for big picture The X-MAS elk is made out of brown woven fur, is 30 cm in size and not limited. Does not come with a box or certificate.

EAN 670916

   
click here for big picture The X-MAS dromedary is made out of blond woven fur, is 30 cm in size and not limited. He has dangling legs and wears a collar made of high-quality jacquard fabric with an oriental touch around his neck. The collar is made with green piping, a red braid and small bells. Does not come with a box or certificate.

EAN 670923

   
click here for big picture The X-MAS teddy bear morning star is made out of red woven fur, is 20 cm in size, 5 way jointed and not limited. Does not come with a box or certificate.

EAN 670930

   
click here for big picture The X-MAS teddy bear evening star is made out of blue woven fur, is 20 cm in size, 5 way jointed and not limited. Does not come with a box or certificate.

EAN 671012