Steiff Identification & Price Guide

Steiff Identification & Price Guide

by Linda Mullins

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Steiff Identification & Price Guide by Linda Mullins

Devoted to Steiff, Linda Mullins' identification & price guide looks at the oldest and most famous of all bear makers. Producing plush animals since 1902, Steiff is clearly the leader in desirability and value because of its impeccable quality and craftsmanship.

Collectors of Steiff will enjoy the 350 beautiful photographs of their favorite Steiff animals, and find the secondary market price guide to be accurate and informative. This book contains bears and other Steiff animals from 1904 to the present line of 2001. In addition, there are guidelines for buying and selling, and tips for identifying your Steiff animal. Museum replicas, special and limited edition Steiff, along with Walt Disney World convention bears and Steiff collector's club special edition animals are part of this all-encompassing guide which Steiff collectors will relish. Important milestones, bears and animals in Steiff's history are showcased. Linda Mullins, known as the Ambassador to the Teddy Bear world, authors yet another satisfying and complete book for collectors.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780875886121
Publisher: Hobby House Press
Publication date: 08/01/2001
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 8.60(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Dedication/Acknowledgements4
Introduction5
Collectibility and Appeal8
Guidelines for Buying and Selling9
Buying for Investment10
Buying and Selling On-Line11
Beware of Jakes14
Using this Book14
Identifying your Steiff15
Buttons, Tags, and Labels
Chest Tags
Labels
Materials
Key for Steiff Bears and Animals17
Impartant Milestones, Bears and Animals in Steiff's History18
Chapter 122
Teddy Bears 1904-194922
Teddy Bears 1950-197952
Chapter 262
Animals 1890-198062
Studio Pieces104
Dolls106
Chapter 3110
Museum Replicas, Special and Limited Editions 1980-2001110
Walt Disney World Convention Bears117
Steiff Club121
Price Guide: Museum Replicas, Special and Limited Editions--1980-2001125
About the Author160

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Steiff Identification & Price Guide 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
As a new collector of Steiff animals, I found this book pleasant with regards to the photographs, but lacking in substance regarding information about the various animals other than bears that Steiff has produced over its long history. The information on the labels and buttons is helpful, however.