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Rare Early 20th C Jointed Steiff Cat
Rare Early 20th C Jointed Steiff Cat
Rare Early 20th C Jointed Steiff Cat
Rare Early 20th C Jointed Steiff Cat
Rare Early 20th C Jointed Steiff Cat
Rare Early 20th C Jointed Steiff Cat
Rare Early 20th C Jointed Steiff Cat
Rare Early 20th C Jointed Steiff Cat
Another wonderful feline, also purchased at Atlantic City from the same German toy dealer, this one is just as special as the first one listed.

Measuring 13 inches in length, with the tail comprising about 4 ½ inches of that length , he stands 6 inches tall.  He is covered in a silver mohair, retaining about 98% of it , and is stuffed with straw.  He still retains his orginal glass eyes, fiber whiskers and floss nose and mouth.  He feels like he had a growler at one time, but it has not worked since I owned him. 
He also still retains his original “underscored” Steiff ear button.

This sweet creature is jointed and his head and tail move as well as all four limbs.  He dates to roughly the same time period as the other Steiff cat listed: 1905 to 1914.

Condition is excellent.

Again, I can only reiterate that there were not many of these to be found when I was collecting them so very many years ago.  Hence, the rarity in finding them today.

He’s a wonderful example of  art of Margaret Steiff – toymaking at its very best!

Price: SOLD


The items featured here are a small sampling of our inventory. If you are looking for a particular item, it may be in the shop so don't hesitate to contact me. Also, do check the photos under the "Shop & Shows" feature page, as you may spot an item in one of them that speaks to your collecting sensibility.

Also, don't hesitate to ask for more photos of a piece..Or ask as many questions as you like about it.


Terms and Conditions of Sale:

Personal checks, money orders, cashiers checks. Personal checks require a 7 business day bank clearance period. Unless prior arrangements have been made, payment must be received within 7 days or item will be re-offered for sale.

I guarantee all items to be as described. I try to be as thorough and meticulous in my descriptions as possible, and will gladly send additional photos as well as answer any questions about a piece in order to avoid return of merchandise.

In the event there is a discrepancy with respect to an item's representation, I must be notified within 48 hours of receipt of the piece. Upon notification, and my approval, the item must be returned within 7 days in the condition it was received in order to receive a refund less shipping and insurance.

Taxes:
Pennsylvania residents must pay 6% sales tax unless they possess a valid resale number.

Shipping and Handling:
Purchaser is responsible for all shipping, handling and insurance costs. I ship via the best and lowest priced carrier for the piece. Pickup of items at The Black Angus in Adamstown, Pennsylvania is a possibility depending on circumstances.

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