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The Doll and Teddy Bear sale held on the 1st of December featured a large collection of teenage fashion dolls including Pippa, Sindy and Barbie. Further items included My Little Pony, Ty Beanie Babies, Zapf creation dolls, vinyl, composition and hard plastic dolls, dolls houses and furniture. There was a large collection of Charlie Bears and Steiff bears and animals, artists bears from Wendy Woo Creations, Condradi Creations and others, plus Farnell, Chiltern, Merrythought and many more. Also included in the sale were bear making supplies, games, jigsaws, books, and vintage children’s toys. 

Robin der Bar Wollbur, artist designed teddy bear by Marie Robischon (Germany), 2015, OOAK, with swing label certificate, light brown worsted woollen cloth, black shoe button eyes, black vertically stitched nose, fully jointed, beige woollen cloth pads, black claw stitching, wearing hand-knitted waistcoat, cotton velvet trousers with braces, cotton shirt with sailor collar, Near Mint, 18"/46cm.
Estimate: £300 - £400 Sold For: £1,300
Collection of antique, vintage and modern miniature dolls, includes bisque, celluloid, etc; largest 7.5"/19cm and smallest 1.25"/3cm; Poor to Good; (qty).
Estimate: £50 - £70 Sold For: £220
Steiff Wizard of Oz Wicked Witch of the West Teddy Bear, white tag 682407, limited edition of 1939 pieces, 2013, green mohair Teddy Bear dressed in black which is costume from the film musical Wizard of Oz, certificate, Near Mint to Mint in Excellent to Excellent Plus box within outer trade carton, ex-shop stock, 11.5"/29cm.
Estimate: £120 - £140 Sold For: £320
Steiff Wizard of Oz Musical Dorothy, white tag 681998, limited edition 1939, 2011, cream mohair teddy bear wearing blue and white gingham dress with the Wizard of Oz in red diamante applied to foot pad, key wind musical box plays Somewhere Over the Rainbow, certificate, Mint within Near Mint to Mint box and outer trade carton, ex-shop stock, 11.5"/29cm.
Estimate: £140 - £200 Sold For: £300
Steiff Soo Panda (from Harry Corbett's Sooty Show), white tag 664106, limited edition of 2000 exclusive to the UK and Ireland, black and white mohair Panda wearing printed pink cotton pinafore, certificate, Near Mint to Mint within Near Mint to Mint box within outer trade carton, ex-shop stock, 12"/30cm.
Estimate: £80 - £100 Sold For: £280
R John Wright "Fiona" rare artist proof realistic Bear, limited edition of 300, number as notated on certificate AP#2 (this indicates an artist proof), beige alpaca Bear Cub, blue and black glass eyes, seated on brown felt discs, moulded realistic nose very (minor scratch to top of moulded nose), felt applied pads with realistic claws, fully jointed, button, swing tag and certificate, Excellent to Excellent Plus, certificate in card envelope (minor creasing to edge of envelope), R John Wright wool felt bag, 19"/49cm. Please note this is a matching edition to Lot 460. NB Artists proofs are designed for every R John Wright edition, they do not differ from standard production pieces but are hand picked and marked on the certificate and tag as artist proof (AP-1 through to AP-5). One artist proof is always retained in the R. John Wright archives and only 4 are ever made available to the general public and due to their rarity these are highly sought after.
Estimate: £300 - £500 Sold For: £620
R John Wright, Bear Captain from the "Bears at Sea Collection", Artist designed Teddy Bear, limited edition of 250, grey alpaca realistic bear, black glass eyes, realistic moulded nose, felt applied pads with realistic claws, fully jointed, wearing blue wool felt naval uniform and cap, swing tag, certificate in card envelope (envelope has minor creasing), Excellent to Excellent Plus with cream hessian R John Wright bag, bag has slight discolouration to outer, 19"/49cm. NB this lot has matching limited edition No.149 to Lots 462, 463 and 464.
Estimate: £200 - £300 Sold For: £480
R John Wright "Bear Admiral", from the Bears at Sea Collection, Artist designed Teddy Bear, limited edition of 250, winter white alpaca realistic bear, blue and black glass eyes, seated on brown felt discs, moulded realistic nose, applied felt pads with realistic claws, fully jointed wearing pure wool Naval uniform and hat, swing tag, certificate in card envelope, hat has dust particles residue otherwise Excellent to Excellent Plus, accompanied by R John Wright hessian bag, bag has slight discoloration to outer, 19"/48cm. NB this lot has a matching limited edition No.149 to Lots 461, 462 and 464.
Estimate: £200 - £300 Sold For: £560
R John Wright "Pirate King" Artist designed Teddy Bear from the Bears at Sea Collection, limited edition of 250, black alpaca bear, fully jointed, blue glass eyes, moulded nose, applied felt pads with resin claws, wearing a fully lined brocade and silk waistcoat with detailed felt Great Coat, across one shoulder he sports a leather Baldrick Belt studded with brass RJW buttons, custom printed scarf and authentic pirates hat made from top grain leather, swing certificate in card envelope, slight dust particle residue to outer coat otherwise Excellent to Excellent Plus, accompanied by RJW hessian bag, bag has slight discolouration to outer, 23"/49cm. NB this a matching limited edition No.149 to Lots 461, 462 and 463.
Estimate: £200 - £300 Sold For: £520