Steiff Teddy Bear

Steiff Teddy Bear

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A Steiff teddy bear with hot water bottle. The bear sold for 18,750 pounds with fees. It had been estimated was to fetch as much as 30,000 pounds at hammer price when it was offered at Christie's International in London on Oct. 13. The bear, dating from about 1910, was part of a collection of more than 1,300 toys made by the German company being sold at the auction house.