Steiff Excelsior Stuffed Mohair Large Laying Down “Arco” German Shepard with Button for Sale
Steiff Excelsior Stuffed Mohair Large Laying Down “Arco” German Shepard with Button
We have for you this adorable Excelsior stuffed Mohair “Arco” that was manufactured by Steiff of Giengen, Germany.
The stitching and fur are in great condition. Arco has his button in his left ear but no tags or hang tags. We believe this is ca. 1950s. These come from their original owner.
This piece is in great all original condition with no breaks, repairs, restorations, or touch-ups. This piece shows the usual patina, fading, dust, chips, scuffs, surface rust, scratches, missing accessories, and wear that is to be expected from age and play. They are approximately 12” L. We invite you to view the photos to further determine quality and condition.
A brief history of the Steiff of Giengen, Germany:
1877 to date
Founder: Margarete Steiff
Specialty: Stuffed toy animals and character dolls. The founder`s nephew, Richard Steiff, designed the first Teddy Bear in 1903. Steiff button and label identification are stamped in one ear or on clothing, with white and black lettering and blank buttons signifying a 1903-1904 manufacture.
1 in stock
|Dimensions||12 × 9 × 9 in|