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soft toy

soft toy

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1953-1958 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Margarete Steiff GmbH (manufacturers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed mohair, wool felt, glass

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Louise Anne Wheway

  • Museum number:

    B.132-2017

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Soft toy representing a rooster, made from yellow mohair, printed black and red to represent the bird's plumage. The comb and wattle are made from red wool felt, the beak from pink wool felt. The tail plumage is dark green felt. The wire legs are covered by pink felt. The Steiff button is affixed to the tail plumage.

Place of Origin

Germany (manufactured)

Date

1953-1958 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

Margarete Steiff GmbH (manufacturers)

Materials and Techniques

Printed mohair, wool felt, glass

Marks and inscriptions

1317
EAN number

Dimensions

Height: 20 cm, Width: 6 cm, Depth: 13 cm

Descriptive line

Soft toy, rooster, Steiff, 1953-58

Materials

Mohair; Felt; Glass

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Rooster

Categories

Children & Childhood; Soft toys

Production Type

Mass produced

Collection

Museum of Childhood

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