STEIFF Lumpi Dachshund Hand Puppet ~ 1965-66 Only Rare!

Rare STEIFF Lumpi Dachshund Hand puppet.
Sweetest child-like expression with felt tongue.
Rare puppet made in Germany only from 1965-66.
With Steiff button and yellow tag# 0317,06.
All original with embroidered nose and claws.
Quality mohair plush and nice airbrushing work.
Excelsior stuffed head with plastic finger tube.
Approx. 9'' (23 cm) tall. Note dark spot on the body.
Mohair plush and silk bow have faded with age.
A beautiful and scarce vintage puppet.