Bears Gone By

See some of our previous bears.

12" Madam Butterfly McQueen

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Pink mohair with chocolate backing adds a vintage look to this feminine pig. She wears a cranberry dress with pleated petticoat underneath and floral jacket with lace edges peplum. Her brown hat is decorated with feathers and floral. Mohair purse completes the ensemble. - $265

11" Sir Mouse -A- Lot

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Rust and Tan mohair kitty is fully jointed with ultra suede nose and wired tail. He has fabulous green glass eyes and sports an antique jacket with green bow and holds a mouse!. - $270

10" Lily Belle

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Made of 3 lengths of cream mohair including 1 1/2” curly which is difficult to find now a days this pup is fully jointed with sculpted nose and bright taffeta bow. - $325

9" Gordy and Squints

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Autumn gold mohair bear rides in vintage wooden wagon with his favorite squash. Squash hat also!. - $245

10" Miss Pea

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Antique clothing makes such a difference. This little silk dress and velvet hat works so well together on this little pig. She holds a celluloid purse. - $250

9 1/2" Padamore the pig

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Cranberry red mohair with dark back pig is fully jointed with festive sweater, hat , scarf and holiday pin. - $225

30" Monkey Shines

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Mohair and ultra suede monkey wears vintage sailor suit and red wool beret. Vintage monkey friend. - $425

12" Arsenic and Old Lace

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Primitive bear is fully jointed , made of distressed grey faux fur and wears antique grey polka dot dress and complimenting hat and purse. Silly eyes!. - $225

9" Off with Her Head!

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9” bear of brown mohair is ready with wooden executioners axe to do the deed. Black leather hood sets the mood. Working Guillotine envisions all kinds of Halloween vignettes. - $265

14" Miss Esme

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Soft grey elephant wears vintage tan coat with lace collar and vintage buttons. Attached mittens remind me of when my mom pinned mine to my coat. Vintage straw hat frames her face encrusted with berries and flowers. Fully jointed with German glass eyes. - $265

7" Bart and Spidey

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Old wooden sewing drawer is repurposed for this little bats home. Bart is made of mohair with German glass eyes and wrapped in wings of old silk. Spidey is along for company. - $155

11" Nurse Alice Ross-King

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Named in honor of a real WW 1 nurse who helped champion the way for nurses to be present near battlefields to better serve wounded soldiers. They set a precedent which so benefitted all military men. Mohair bear with Googly eyes. Full dress, apron and veil along with her syringe!. - $255

12" Ofelia Mustard

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Gold mohair pig wears a vintage wool stripped shawl edged in scallops. Velveteen hat and old muff completes the look. - $235

9" Peep and her Sheep

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Felted wool sheep are adorable companions for Peep in her vintage dress and bonnet. Fully jointed mohair bear. - $200

13" Fitz the Fox

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Fully jointed Fox made from two qualities of mohair with jaunty red bow. - $265

13" Henry Green

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Lime green mohair bear pairs well with vintage stripped ticking overalls trimmed in celluloid buttons and his dog friend Duff. Fully jointed with German glass eyes. - $255

13" Djinni of the Bottle

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Originally a marionette , this Djinni has such an expressive face and wonderfully made hands. Costuming him was such fun and pairing him with smoky bottle adds to the mystery. - $175

14" Ella Bella

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Such a sweet face on this brown eyed elephant. Tipped mohair compliments the antique cotton dress with just a touch of lace detail and buttoned back. Vintage daisy and taffeta ribbon complete the look. She carries her felt toy elephant. - $265

13" Bartlett’s

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Black mohair pig wears oversized hat , tunic and knickers of old fabrics. He is fully jointed with German glass eyes. - $265

18" Stop and Go Giraffe

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Spotted mohair giraffe rides along in vintage box with bold wooden sign and Trick or Treat bags.Two tone ruff and candy corn detail at neck. Fully jointed. - $265

8" Skeleton Witch

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Eerie green mohair witch is complimented with purple cape of old silk and bold flower. She resides in an antique ladies boot and carries her skeleton trimmed broom stick. - $215

4 1/2" Pasty Winkles

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Tiny pumpkin head people in vintage boxes stand on old wooden spools. - $65 each

13" Angels we have heard on High

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Curly cream mohair bear wears silk slip dress and beautiful lace wings embellished with pink silk roses, front and back. - $255

29" Monkey Shines

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Vintage bell hop costume embellished with brass buttons and jaunty hat make this happy monkey. A wired armature in his arms allows him to hold his vintage monkey friend. He is seated on matching stripped suitcases which accompany him. - $425

9" Cookies Cupboard

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Once upon a I time I was given Miss Cookies Kitchen , a Colorform delight with cupboards and drawers and of course Miss Cookie. This little kitty is just as much fun with drawers a plenty in this wonderful vintage trunk. Old wooden doll, felted kitty, 3 piece wardrobe and cutouts contribute to the fun. - $325

11" Princess Pippy

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Tawny mohair pug is brought to life with vintage velveteen ears, muzzle and eye patches as well as curly tail. Fully jointed she has huge German glass eyes and wired ribbon bow. - $265

9" Miss Willabeth Wissig

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Salmon mohair is a bright accent against the Black and Tan trunk. She wears a removable scalloped ,bottle green cape with lace and celluloid button. Wool hat is accented with old velveteen flowers and bow. Once upon a time jewelry was presented in silk lined boxes of quality. Her tiny gold purse with chain handle is displayed in it. - $325

10" Tall Fig

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Like her brother Angus , Fig is made of cream and rust mohairs with a nose sculpted of fired plastic clay and expressive eyes. Fully jointed to sit or stand. - $265

6" Midge and Mudge

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Raspberry and cream mohair bear wears tiny pink bed jacket and is fully jointed. Wooden cradle is painted jolly green and gold with tiny decals and stripped mattress. Vintage dog for company. - $175

15" Baby Cakes

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Cream mohair bear has ultra suede paw pads and amber stitched nose and is simply trimmed with chocolate taffeta ribbon. - $245

13" Veronica

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Coral mohair bear pops in vintage blue buttoned dress with lace details. Yellow felt hat is embroidered with flowers and she holds a vintage rouge tin. - $260

4" Plague Doctor

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Back by popular demand the Plague Doctor is reminiscent of those that combated illness long ago. Removable hat. - $95

8" “It’s Alive!"

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Frankies head arrives in his life giving chamber of wood and metal , complete with sparks shooting from ceiling apparatus. He is soft sculpted of mohair and sutures and mounted to metal collar and base complete with neck bolts. - $155

10" Puddles and Patches

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Send in the clowns with these two. Polka dotted mohair teddy bear with felt and pompon hat and his little vintage dog with tattered ruff ride in the happy little circus wagon with wooden slats and metal wheels and felt banner. - $225

10" Wait a Minute Mr. Postman

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10” Quinten reaches to mail a letter to his pet pals in the vintage green metal mailbox. Gold mohair bear wears Sailor collar and velveteen beret along with his dog Scallywag. - $215

15" Fennimore

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Is constructed of old ivory mohair with antique gold back. He wears a vintage velveteen jacket in burnt orange finished with an ivory lace collar and plaid taffeta sash. Black vintage velveteen beret is detailed with lace and plaid taffeta ribbon. Fully jointed bear with German glass eyes and perle cotton nose along with his bird friend Robin in very short mohair , felt beak and wire feet. - $325

6" Rocky

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Vintage Red flannel vest and old sock hat keep this mohair bear warm on his rocking horse while he waves his bright blue Penney. Fully jointed bear is stone colored mohair with German glass eyes. - $155

9" Pamela Prada

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Small gold pig sports vintage green felt coat and hat trimmed out with old fabric floral pieces and carries a tiny felt purse. Floral cotton dress underneath coordinated. - $235

12" Ofelia

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Cream mohair bear stares through Googly eyes thoughtfully. Peach antique silk dress has vintage sash and she holds a Mirror to gaze upon her beauty. Vintage mohair and fully jointed. - $255

11" Henrietta and Hammy

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Black mohair pig is ready for summer in straw hat and old jacket in a vintage tin lawn chair Along with her fabric friend. Fully jointed, German glass eyes. - $245

15" Miss Priss

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Simple lawn dress is sprigged with pink flowers and shaped by a full lace trimmed petticoat. Lace embellishment trims the bodice and she carries a crocheted basket. Bear is made of cream mohair and is fully jointed. - $255

10" Kitty Kupboard

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This delightful vintage dolls trunk holds all this petite kitty girl could want. She arrives in lace trimmed slip and a wardrobe of blue felt coat, pink cotton dress and blue plaid dress. Wooden bench, old clock and wicker table holds her puppy friend all coordinated with the trunk. - $265

13" Game Boy

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Vintage game board in wonderful graphics and punch of colors determined the three colors of mohair used on this bear. Fully jointed with German Glass eyes. Accented with old collar and tie he is accompanied by game pieces and board. - $270

7" Hitching a Ride

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This tiny panda in traditional black and white mohair is detailed in nose and eyes to coordinate with his Toucan friend. Fully jointed with German glass eyes. Toucan friend is paper mache. - $155

11" Kittery Kim

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Dense grey mohair kitty has ultra suede nose, wired tail and vintage cotten dress. Darling jaunty bow and old wool flower details. - $270

18" Road Trip

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Gold polka dot mohair giraffe with black mane arrives in a vintage travel case trimmed with travel pennant and bold wooden stop and go sign and wooden car. - $265

16" Gemini and the Twins

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Scarlett and antique gold mohair panda wears vintage hat with primitive sunflower and antique sash in coordinated colors. Two vintage straw stuffed celluloid sailors accompany him. - $295

4" Country Mouse

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Where else would a woodland mouse live but in a moss covered cabin surrounded by mushrooms and a dove cote. Home base is a slab of real wood. The 4” mouse is fully jointed and made of pale gold mohair with acorn hat and thimble carry all. What fun to add to this woodland scene. - $195

12" Miss Pink

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Miss Pink wears a crisp long white organdy dress and full tiered and ruffled slip. Old bonnet of cotton and lace and a small touch of lavender pink ribbon around her face to break the monotony. - $255

10" JJ

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A hairy Guinea pig made of string mohair, with glass eyes. He resides in an old shoe box. Jointed head and tiny chenille stem feet. Weighted body. - $195

Shot through the Heart

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Tan distressed mohair elephant is stained and appliquéd with red wool patches and a heart. Red wired ribbon bow and black metal arrow. - $220

11" Robert Raikes Bunny’s

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This delightful duo came to me unclothed and I had a delightful time sprucing them up. Wood and plush bodies. Mr Rabbit has a mended ear. - $70 pair

6" Blossom

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Punch color mohair bear perches on a vintage wooden shelf with antique post card insert. Wooden painted egg cup holds a tiny feathered bird in greenery. Bear is fully jointed and detailed with antique velveteen Violet and tiny book. - $215

9" Carrot Chariot

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Wheeled wooden rabbit carries cream mohair bear in vintage romper to the carrot races. - $175

4" City Mouse

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Miss Muriel lives in a very fine house with manicured shrubs and shingled roof. She is made of off white Tissavel with soft grey spots and wears an orange cape and straw hat detailed with flowers and carries her basket to market. - $195

13" Jacob

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Elephant in Rusty red matted mohair wears linen sailor top with vintage pillow ticking sash and collar trim. Old white sailor hat is detailed with pillow ticking and octopus and he carries his tin shovel. - $255

9" Jon Paul

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9” Pink mohair with chocolate backing pig wears a dark brown jacket with pleated twill collar, cranberry velvet bow and straw hat with ribbon trim. - $235

11" Angus

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Deep bronze gold and cream mohair makes up this fully jointed version of a Pappillion dog. - $255

13" Puss in Boots

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I have always wanted to make a Puss in Boots. This 13” cat is made of fawn colored mohair with green German glass eyes and ultra suede nose. His doublet is fashioned after an antique one and made from a bottle green Victorian gown. Faux leather boots with heels, felt vintage hat and a handy made wooden sword fits into his sash buckle for quick draws. - $325

10" Elizabeth Ann

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Elizabeth Ann is a jolly little pig in gold mohair and vintage outfit with velvet vest. Perky hat and vintage black purse add to her look. - $235

Bartholamew

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Definitely it’s all about the hat with this elephant made of dull cranberry matted mohair with dark grey backing. It sets off the cream vintage baby undershirt and fabulous knit hat. Stripped bow and wooden heart. - $255

Jonathon Livingston Seagull

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If you've ever lived near the ocean ,you'll know how impertinent seagulls can be. Jonathon has a sparkle in his eye and treasure of sea eggs in his beak. Pale grey mohair with mustard felt legs and beak, he is fully jointed of wings , legs and head. He sports a real feather tail and white neckerchief with tiny black edging. - $155

14" tall Aunt Esther

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Cluck in a straw hat with ribbon and floral trim. Mohair chicken has jointed neck and wings , wired feet and legs. - $325

9" Winston

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Is a sweet faced bear of dense chocolate tissavel with light brown eyes and Carmel stitched nose. He wears black and orange checkered ascot and military hat with old button and ribbon trim. - $210

10" Edgar and Friend

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Grey mohair elephant wears vintage 1920’s rompers buttoned at the ankle with white collar and the most adorable animal printed handkerchief tied around his neck. Old hat and his, must - have ,felted elephant buddy rides along with him. - $255

21" Robbin Ramsbottom

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What better celebrates the season then a rabbit? Crafted of soft pink mohair on brown backing for a milk chocolate look, he is dapper in a vintage wool boys jacket accented with multiple vintage collars and blue bow of soft old grosgrain. Stylish top hat , old pocket watch and basket of speckled eggs complete his story. - $355

21" Lt. Garret Anderson

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Dense chocolate mohair bear has amber eyes and perle cotton stitched nose. He is fully jointed and wears, vintage sash of red velveteen and metallic trim. Vintage hat is old felt and accented with deep red ribbon. He is accompanied by his vintage pop up troops in wooden truck. - $375

Winter Berry Pig

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10" Peach mohair pig wears matching knit sweater, beret and scarf. Tres chic! For a pig!. - $225

Winter Bunny

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9" tall, this mohair bunny is skinning into winter with Toboggan hat, leg warmers, skis, poles and back pack. - $225

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Bear with Stripped alpaca belly and caramel mohair head,arms and legs wears cream sweater and hat and oversized old glasses. - $245

6 1/2" Arthur Burrows

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Fully jointed milk chocolate mohair bear is at home in his Vintage silk lined sewing box. He wears a deep brown taffeta jacket with silk collar and bow tie. Vegetable ivory buttons define the jacket. Straw hat can be worn. Best is the original Concert dance card from 1894 with his name in it. Lovely old graphics. - $225

9" Snowdrop The Pig

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Is Holiday ready in white mohair hair with red bow and tulle wrapped present. - $215

6" Tin Tin

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A tiny tan elephant is adorned with black checked ruff. The black felt saddle shows off the wooden snowflakes. - $215

9" Marshmallow and S'more

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Black and white pandas with pink plaid bows. - $220 each

10" Queen for a Day pin Cushion

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Vintage porcelain vase with gold painted trim Is the base for this pristine China head displayed on old embroidered velveteen. She wears beaded bodice, necklace and crown. - $65

6" Gulliver

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Tiny soft yellow gentleman bear in bottle green velvet jacket and bowler hat flys off in his red ceramic cardinal with his brown leather traveling case. - $80 Sent from my iPad

9" Faithful

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The donkey, a wonderful addition to a manger scene or for donkey lovers. Grey alpaca and stone mohair with ultra suede hoofs. Saddle of old velveteen , bridle of old braid. - $235

6" Noel

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Is a tiny fully jointed mohair bear who arrives in an antique child’s red slipper. Green wool check hat coordinates with collar. Pompon trim and tiny Japanese Santa head accompanies him. - $195

12" Tatanka

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Quite the buffalo beast in brown alpaca and dense curly dark brown mohair. Sculpted hooves and leather muzzle. - $455

10" Rufus

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Amber mohair sloth has stone mohair face with ultra suede nose. Fully jointed with sculptured claws. He wears red wool hat, green check brim and pompon trim with wooden animal pendant. - $230

12" S. Claws

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The kitty in dense honey and amber mohair with ultra suede nose. Wired long tail.Red wooly mitten hat, lime green flannel scarf and his checkered bag of treats. - $265

13" Prince Booton

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Antique China head boy on fine new Body with stitched on boots wears black tweed knickers and pumpkin orange shirt with collar. Golden Metal boot for a throne with gold Metal and paper crown, spiral scepter. - $125

8" Trees Company

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Gold mohair pig has jointed arms and legs with German glass eyes and wool scarf as well as a little piggly tail. He arrives in a wicker sleigh with Scout his dog and amber colored tree. - $185

Gourd Guys

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Are 5" and made of nubby wool with German glass Googlie eyes with appliquéd mouth ,nose and eyelids. - $55 each

13" Silly Sam the Traveling man

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Spotted red giraffe wears check collar and top hat with wire glasses. Suitcase in hand. - $80

9" Willie Deane

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The hedgehog brother lights the way with tiny oil lamp while warm and cozy in his black wool coat and red wool hat. Same mohair as his sister. - $230

9" Willa Dean

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The hedge hog is made of prickly hedgehog brown and flesh colored mohair. She is ready for winter in red corduroy winter coat and patterned hat with tiny poinsettia trim. - $230

24" Fiona

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Sweet grey elephant is fully jointed with a wired armature in her arms to bend and pose and hold things. 22mm German Glass eyes add to her endearing expression. She wears a vintage slip of cotton and lace detailed with black tasseled Victorian sash held together with cut Mother of Pearl button. Black silk top hat is tied with vintage lace and accented with pink velveteen leaves. Fiona holds a black Victorian collar box lined in pleated rose silk. It contains milk glass hands holding a green velveteen pin keep with rose accents. - $455

9" Colonel Candy Corn

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Sparse tan mohair rabbit is fully jointed with German glass eyes and wears tall top hat in black tweed with matching ascot and cream collar with candy corn trim. - $195

8" Sister Spider wife

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A small China head in grey polka dot dress and black felt cloak has been laid to rest in a carton casket with metal spider web trim. - $65

11" Cicero

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A fat jolly black mohair pig full of Halloween fun wears grey taffeta with black polka dot tunic and pointy hat and pompons. Pleated ruff at neck made from itchy old crinoline and orange bow Fully jointed with German glass eyes. - $235

10" Polka Dotty

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A chunky little girl of amber mohair. She wears a vintage navy polka dot Dress with bow and star in her hair. - $225

8" Herkimer

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Grey alpaca donkey. Leather collar. - $235

9" Pierre

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Spiked hedgehog mohair combines with peach mohair to create this little guy. Vintage beret and coat of old flannel. - $230

Send in the Clowns

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Puddles and Patches roll into your heart in a wooden circus wagon with metal wheels and pull cord and Felt pennant. 9” Patches the bear and 14” Puddles the giraffe are uniquely polka dotted friends made of mohair and silly smiles, with hat and ruffs. - $355

10" Queen for a Day

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Antique China head mounted on a pin cushion displayed on old white Ceramic vase with Gold edging. Vintage beaded details of crown and bodice. - $65

Sloop John "B"

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5" John "B" rides the waves in his tin cup boat with stripped sail and pennant flying. Waves are painted fabric and John is made of deep rust mohair with ultra-suede paw pads and black embroidered nose. - $195

13" Tin Halloween Tower

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Is black painted metal with crepe paper trim and vintage Cookie cutter art from inside the box to clip on the tower. Old box of cookie cuttersAnd original art included. - $65

Wilda the Welsh Witch and Wickham the Cat

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All mohair and jointed 8" bear makes a home in this thatched cottage with timbered walls, Stone details around base and furnished with Vintage tin stove and cooking gear, wooden table and chairs, basket for gathering herbs and Wickham the mohair and chenille cat. Study the details and think of what could be added. Roof has a tin turret and chimney of Painted brick blocks. House is 19" tall, 13"wide, 10" deep There Is a dovecote under the eves and lamp on a chain over the table. - $375

10" Sweet Annie

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A ghostly scarecrow in dress of tattered black is pinioned on an old fence encrusted in pale ivy.Molded carton head is painted , straw filled body and fabric arms. - $65