2019 marks the joint 200th birthday jubilee of both Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Sax-Coburg. This charming Hermann Spielwaren teddy bear has been made to celebrate this memorable occasion and is especially significant for the company as Prince Albert came from Coburg in Germany.
Made from beautiful golden blond mohair and stuffed with wood shavings in the traditional way, this exquisite bear wears a luxurious rich red silk bow with an embroidered golden crown black velvet brooch decorated with twinkling Swarovski crystal elements. She has a tilt growler and brown glass eyes.
Her foot pads have been embroidered using red and gold threads overlaid with delicate red opaque fabric and feature Albert and Victoria's names, two intertwined golden hearts and the dates 1819-2019 and her limited edition number.
She is limited to just 200 pieces and is presented in a special golden gift box with a cushion.
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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