Somersault Bear Replica 1909
Mohair woven fur, clockwork driven, winding mechanism in the arms
Limited edition of 5000: 03050
Height: 29 cm
Purzel Bear, a 29 cm tall, Steiff Mohair Somersaulting Teddy Bear, Replica 1909 fully jointed and crafted from the finest mohair. Internally he is stuffed with excelsior wood shavings and houses a magical handcrafted clockwork mechanism, that enables him to perform somersaults. This fabulous piece is of great interest to many collectors, as Steiff have only ever created a handful of clockwork toys. He comes in original box with his certificate of authenticity. Plastic lid on the box shows some wear.