STEIFF Hopsi Squirrel Hand Puppet ~ 1962-78

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  • $49.00 USD
  • Regular price $69.00 USD
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Along with the most known Teddy Bears, Cats and Dogs, Steiff also created some other very interesting characters. Hopsi Squirrel hand puppet is a great example of a forest animal that the company turned into a handsome and playful toy. This puppet was finely handcrafted in Germany between 1962-78 and uses the nicest mohair plush. Different from other puppets developed during the same period, Hopsi is full bodied and has an amazing look with expressive glass eyes and a bushy mohair tail. Its head is stuffed with excelsior (wood wool) and has a plastic finger tube for movement. Little squirrel has been loved and shows some spots here and there. It will certainly be a welcome addition to any vintage toy collection.

  • Condition: Used and pre-owned vintage puppet. Missing IDs. Shows play wear with some spots and stains. Please determine the condition by yourself, taking a close look at all pictures and asking questions.
  • Origin: Germany
  • Brand: Steiff
  • ID: missing button and tags
  • Year: 1962-78
  • Size: 9in/23 cm tall
  • Materials: finest mohair plush, glass eyes, excelsior
  • The puppet stand is not included


    WARNING:
    This vintage puppet does not comply with current safety standards and is intended for adult use only.


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