Rare Steiff Turtle "Sit on" Pull Toy, circa 1950s

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All original Steiff Turtle "sit on" and "pull toy," circa 1950s. Has original pull chord (17" plus) and original rubber wheels with red painted sides; original bar over the top. All original paint, maintains "Steiff" button under the side of the shell of the turtle. Excellent condition for this rare and hard to find mohair and plush Steiff.

Dimensions: 24" long x 15" wide x 14" high.

Details

  • Creator
    Steiff Toys (Manufacturer)
  • Of the Period
    Folk Art
  • Place of Origin
    Germany
  • Date of Manufacture
    1959
  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Materials and Techniques
    Metal
    Mohair
  • Condition
    Excellent. Excellent, all original, slight red staining on underside of turtle's belly (see image)..
  • Dimensions
    14 in. H x 15 in. W x 24 in. D
    36 cm H x 38 cm W x 61 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Incline Village, NV
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU97321155838
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