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soft toy - Pummy


  • Object:

    soft toy

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1960-1969 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Margarete Steiff GmbH (manufacturers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mohair, glass, nylon

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Louise Anne Wheway

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Soft toy representing a rabbit in a seated position, made from grey and brown mohair. The neck is articulated and may be swivelled. The limbs are firm to aid standing, as are the ears. It has brown glass eyes. There are nylon whiskers either side of the nose. The Steiff button is affixed to the left ear.

Place of Origin

Germany (manufactured)


1960-1969 (manufactured)


Margarete Steiff GmbH (manufacturers)

Materials and Techniques

Mohair, glass, nylon

Marks and inscriptions

EAN number


:, Height: 26 cm including ears, Width: 10 cm, Depth: 23 cm

Descriptive line

Soft toy, rabbit, 'Pummy', Steiff, 1960s


Mohair; Glass

Subjects depicted



Children & Childhood; Soft toys

Production Type

Mass produced


Museum of Childhood

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