Small Bears

On this page are our smaller old & vintage bears up to 8″ (20cm) high.

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HUG OF 6 VINTAGE SMALL BEARS

Adorable hug of 6 friends, 5 are jointed only the small bear centre front of the photo below is not.

they all have plush or mohair 9.5″fur and are vintage c.1980s-2000s. Makers include Gund, Bearington, Dakbrook, Richard Land, the cream bear at the back is unlabelled his fur feels like mohair and he is part pellet filled. Height of the tallest is 9″ (23cm) the smallest one sitting height is 6″ (15cm) All are in good clean vintage condition. They are sold together, sorry we cannot part them. Email for more photos if required. Price for the 6 is £50


EDWARD’ BIG SOFTIES BABY BEAR VINTAGE 1990S

Edward is a super cute baby-size bear from Big Softies. A very popular maker of very good quality bears. Height 7″ (18cm) with mohair fur, realistic plastic eyes, fully jointed, suede paw pads, maker label on the back seam that also tells us his name. He is in very good clean condition, from a non-smoking home. Email for more photos. £20


‘LITTLE BEN’ VINTAGE CANTERBURY BEAR WITH LABEL c.1980s

Little Ben is a very cute small Canterbury bear. Height 7″ (18cm) lovely cinnamon colour mohair fur, realistic plastic boot button eyes (non-safety) fully jointed. suede paw pads. a little wear to the left of his nose otherwise very good for age. Email for more photos. Price £15


‘TINY TIM’ VINTAGE SMALL CANTERBURY BEAR 1980S-90S LTD EDT

Tiny Tim is a very small vintage Canterbury bear. Height just 6″(15cm) fully jointed with realistic plastic boot button eyes. Mohair fur, shaved muzzle, stitched nose, mouth, suede paw pads, kapok type filling. makers tags on back seams. Email for more photos. Price £15


‘PEANUT’ SMALL GERMAN ROD JOINTED BEAR WITH CHARACTER c.1950s

Peanut is a small bear with a big personality. He is called ‘Peanut’ as this is the name this type of bear where called due to their peanut shaped body. HeIGHT 5″ (13cm) he is from the 1950s with plush fur, glass eyes, stitched nose and mouth. Limbs are wire rod jointed through his body. His left leg tends to lean out to the left but he is fine as he is and can sit and stand. Some age marks, staining to his fur, but for his age he is overall good condition. He is an ideal size to be a lucky mascot, companion bear. Small enough to fit in most places and sit on a dresser. Email for more photos if required. £25


PINKY BABY.. VINTAGE MUSICAL BEAR FROM GERMANY very cute vintage bear with pink, brown plush fur. length 8″ (20cm) realistic plastic eyes. pull chord in tummy plays pretty tune. Unjointed, no makers tag. c.1980s-2010. pink nightcap has faint stains, fur slightly discoloured. Email for more photos. £15


OLD TEDDY CHRISTMAS HANGING BAG

Lovely vintage teddy bear bag with bells, metal hanger. Lovely details to this. bag measures 4″ by 4.5″ apprx. The bag is lined. small label inside but does not mention maker. In good old condition. c.1970s-1980s probably. £20


‘R J’ OLD GERMAN SMALL BEAR 1950s-60s

RJ is a very little bear with a big personality! Height just 6″ (15cm) he has plush fur, eyes are a very realistic early plastic boot button type (non-safety) His head is made as part of his body, and his limbs are attached to body by metal hooks. His right leg is still attached but much looser than the other one, he can still sit well. His fur is the darker shade in photos 2 & 3. Some age wear see photos, no makers tag. He is not perfect but he is a sweet little character. £20


PUDGE’ OLD UK BEAR BY ‘NYLENA’ 1970S – 1980S

Pudge is a sweet vintage bear by this popular maker. With plush fur, and cloth labels in the back seam. Realistic plastic eyes. material paw pads Soft plush fur, kapok filling, no squeakers. jointed limbs, fixed head. In very good condition. height 8″ (21cm) £15


ADORABLE VINTAGE SMALL ARTIST BEARS WITH LABELS

Really beautifully made vintage artist bears of quality all are part pellet filled so sit and pose really well. All are in very good clean condition with tags. They are left to right:

  1. Blue tipped mohair, fully jointed, glass eyes, suede paw pads. H.4.5″ (11cm) Label says Fairy Folk Collection. pretty beads around her head are removable. £35
  2. ‘Lemon Fool’ Small Fenbeary Folk lemon yellow bear with small glass eyes, suede paw pads. fully jointed. H. 4″(10cm) he is a 1 of 1 with label and cloth label on back seam. Fur feels like a quality plush but not stated on label. Huge personality for such a little bear. £30

SMOKEY & BANDIT’ 2 SMALL OLD GERMAN BEARS

Pair of old friends from Germany c.1950s-1970s

They are..’ SMOKEY’ Grey plush rod jointed bear with a jointed head. Eyes are a very realistic early plastic. H. 7″ (18cm) some age marks but really good overall for his age. c.1950s-60s. ‘BANDIT’ is c.1970s made standing, unjointed with plush fur, has lost his right eye. left is plastic. H. 6″ (15cm) makers label on back says Baren Mark. Sorry, cannot part them. Email for more photos. £25


SYLVANIAN STORYTELLER BEAR 1980s 7″ (18cm) not working presently. £10


‘BILLY & BONGO’ ADORABLE PAIR OF OLD GERMAN FRIENDS c.1950s-60s

Very cute pair of old friends who want to stay together. They are…
Left with red ribbon BILLY plush fur, early plastic eyes, rod jointed. H. 5″ (12cm) Some age wear and marks to fur. BONGO Is very loved and has lost most of his mohair on his front. He has been held and has possibly been a pocket bear as he has been held a lot and stroked. He has early plastic eyes and is fully jointed. H. 4.5″ (11cm) Email for more photos. Price the pair £25


CLINKER’ OLD BEAR FROM GERMANY WITH UNUSUAL METAL PARTS

Clinker is an old small bear who came from Germany. He has unusual metal rod joints through his body with hooked ends that are visible on his arms and legs. His body feels like it is metal under the mohair. metal nose and glass eyes. H. 4.5″ (11cm) c.1950s-60s possibly earlier. No makers tags. In good old condition. Email for more photos. £20


BROWN BERLIN BEAR c.1960s with sash and metal crown.
Cute Berlin bear with mohair fur, glass eyes. rod jointed limbs, fixed head. H.6″ (14cm) to the top of his crown. Fur a little faded at the back (but not as obvious as photos make it seem) Some wear to fur mostly around his head, back of ears see photos. £18


VINTAGE MOVING MUSICAL BEAR WITH VIOLIN

Very cute vintage bear from Germany. He is made sitting and when wound up plays a lovely tune and his upper body moves around. No makers tags. Lovely outfit and very well made instrument. He is also weighted so he sits well. Good overall condition with some signs of minimal wear to his fur and clothes. but see photos he is a lovely bear. £25


VINTAGE CLEMENS BEARS WITH TAGS, LABELS

Adorable bears made by the famous German bear maker ‘Clemens’ for Ashton Drake. c1990s. All are fully jointed with realistic plastic eyes, have side cloth labels and swing tags on chests. Height apprx 8″ (20cm). They are all in very good clean condition. They are from the 1st photo..

  1. blonde mohair £35 2. Tipped mohair ADOPTED 3. brown mohair £35 4. blonde mask bear £35 5. brown plush £35 Email for more photos if required.

2 OLD SMALL GERMAN BERLIN BEARS c.1960s-70s

Cute pair of old German Berlin bears. Height 5″ (12cm) Made of plush fur covering over a hard body made to stand. both have eyes only the left one were hidden behind the fur. plastic noses. One has a crown 2 of the upright parts are missing, both have trinkets around their necks. no makers tags. good for age. Hard to find now and these are a lovely pair. Email for more photos. £20


‘TINY TIMMY’ SMALL BEAR FROM GERMANY fully jointed, plush fur, 4″ tall, realistic plastic eyes. no tags. good for age. Email for more photos. £10


‘TIA & LEA’ 2 OLD AUSTRIAN ‘BERG’ BEARS WITH TAGS

Pair of old friends who must stay together, made by the famous Austrian company ‘Berg’ Left to right.. TIA.. is fully jointed with mohair fur, glass eyes. height 5.5″ (13cm) metal heart makers tag on chest. some age wear to fur. c.1950s-60s. LEA.. has plush fur, is unjointed with early plastic eyes (non safety type) height 4.5″ (11cm) c.1960s-70s. Email for more photos. £22 the pair.


‘LACY’ VINTAGE BEAR FROM GERMANY

Lacy is a very sweet bear made to look old with her shaved muzzle, fur feels like a mohairplush fabric. only what you can see is beary fur the rest is her green outfit and pellet filled. So she sits well but is unjointed. no makers tags, came from Germany. length 8″ (20cm) She is the perfect size to sit on a dresser and very appealing. £12


2 OLD SMALL BEARS FROM GERMANY c.1950’s- 60’s left to right…

Jaffa 7.5″ (19cm) fully jointed, plush fur, no makers tag, very good for age. German 1960s good for age. £22

Mila 7.5″ (19cm) mohair, glass eyes, fully jointed, no makers tags. age wear to fur and felt. Looks old German 1950s £22