2019 marks the joint 200th birthday jubilee of both Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Sax-Coburg. This beautiful Hermann Spielwaren teddy bear has been made to celebrate what this memorable occasion and is especially significant for the company as Prince Albert came from Coburg in Germany. Made from soft golden blond mohair and stuffed with wood shavings in the traditional way, he is resplendent in a red and black military uniform trimmed with golden braiding and a rich navy blue ribbon embroidered sash finished with golden fringe. He displays a golden wooden sword on his belt, has a tilt growler and brown glass eyes.
His foot pads have been embroidered using blue and gold threads and feature Albert and Victoria's names, two intertwined golden hearts, the significant dates and his limited edition number.
This handsome teddy bear is limited to just 200 pieces.
German teddy bear manufacturer Hermann Spielwaren was founded by Max Hermann in 1920. Today the company is based in Coburg and is run by his grandchildren, Dr Ursula and Martin Hermann.
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