German Austrian Bears

Our more modern German and Austrian bears on this page.

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‘NINA’ VERY PRETTY VINTAGE ‘ALTHANS’ GERMAN BEAR c.1980’s-90’s

Nina is a very pretty bear made by the famous German bear maker ‘Althans’ She is fully jointed with realistic plastic boot button type eyes, mohair fur. height 15″ (39cm) material paw pads, tilt growler still works but quieter than when new. Some writing on her foot paw pads she is probably a limited edition but to faded now to read. In very good clean vintage condition. Email for more photos. £45 ON HOLD


‘LILLIE & LETTIE’ PAIR OF VINTAGE GERMAN BEARS

Lovely vintage pair of bears from Germany, both have plush fur, realistic plastic eyes. Lillie is by Douglas she has cream colour fur, is unjointed made sitting down. Height sitting 8″ (21cm) has makers label & Douglas ribbon. Lettie is fully jointed, length 9.5″ (25cm) part pellet filled, fur flat around her wrists and ankles otherwise very good. both are in really good clean condition. c.1990s-2000s. Email for more photos. Price the pair £20


MERLA & BABY BEAR’ 2 VINTAGE GERMAN JOINTED BEARS Limited Edition with tags

Absolutely adorable pair of vintage German bears. both are fully jointed with mohairplush fur. Merla comes wearing her pretty outfit of floral linen dress with blue jacket and bow. Height 15″ (38cm). Baby is made in the early style with thick long mohair and large ears. He is just enchanting he is 8″ (20cm) Both have realistic plastic boot button eyes, stitched nose and mouth. Both are in very good clean condition and have the paper tag which says they are a limited edition 158/500. Merla also has her foot label and name on her right foot. Email for more photos. £65


”POMPOM’ VINTAGE GERMAN CLOWN BEAR

PomPom is a very unusual clown bear from Germany. She has very fluffy synthetic plush fur with one blue ear and a red stitched nose and mouth. She is fully jointed, height 11″ (28cm) small glass boot button eyes, red collar with pompoms. kapok type filling, in very good clean vintage condition. c.1990s-2010. no makers tags. Email for more photos. £35


‘ELLA-MAY’ VERY EARLY LOOKING, VINTAGE GERMAN BEAR WITH CHARM

Ella-May is a very special bear from Germany. She has jointed limbs and a toggle jointed head she has a musical winder on her back (sadly now broken) and we think she may have turned her head while a tune played at one time) Height 12″ (30cm) glass boot button type eyes. Mohair is excellent, felt paw pads have a few very small marks. No makers tags but certainly by a very good bear maker. Age c.1990s-2015. Email for more photos. £45


‘SHEENA’ VINTAGE JOINTED GERMAN BEAR

Sheena is a pretty bear with shinny golden plush fur, material paw pads, is fully jointed, realistic plastic boot button eyes, soft stuffing, no makers tags, came from German. Height 12″ (30cm) no makers tags, in good clean condition. Email for more photos. £15


‘BUBBLES’ VINTAGE GERMAN BEAR WITH HIS BUBBLE MACHINE!

Bubbles is an advertising bear who came with his bubble machine! (inside is just the childs hoop to blow bubbles would need bubble soap added) He is in vgc with plush fur. jointed limbs, fixed head, height 9.5″ (24cm) almost mint condition, very pretty bear. Some age to him c.1980s-2000. Email for more photos. £20


‘TOPAZ’ LARGE VINTAGE GERMAN ARTIST BEAR

Topaz is an unusual vintage Artist bear from Germany. He is a large bear standing at 22″ (56cm) he is fully jointed with yellow/black glass eyes (one eye has cracked and been glued, the other has some scuffs ) a working tilt growler. Fur is a short synthetic fur. Simple stitched nose with no mouth. felt paw pads. No makers tags, c.1990s-2010 in very good clean condition. legs are quite swingy but firmly fixed. Email for more photos. £40


‘ARIANA’ BEAUTIFUL VINTAGE GERMAN MOHAIR BEAR IN THE EARLY STYLE WITH LABEL

Ariana is a really superb vintage German bear made in the early style. She has a long shaved muzzle, boot button glass eyes, felt paw pads. She is fully jointed with beige mohair fur. height 10.5″ (26cm) Stitched nose, mouth, claws. Makers label on her back ‘Kaluebaer 2008’ part pellet filled in her tummy so she sits really well. In very good clean condition. Email for more photos. £35 ON HOLD


‘HONEYBEE & BUMBLE’ 2 SMALL VINTAGE GERMAN BEARS

Adorable pair of old bears from Germany, vintage c.1980s-1990s both in good clean condition for age. they are. Bumblebee has a very cute plastic bee pin brooch on her chest (removable) she is fully jointed with soft plush fur. height 9.5″ (24cm) realistic plastic eyes, no tags. Bumble has soft plush fur, is fully jointed with realistic plastic eyes. height 8″ (20cm) no tags. Price £20 the pair


‘ELGUR’ UNUSUAL OLD GERMAN STANDING BEAR c.1950s – 1960s

Elgur is a very well made and unusual old bear from Germany made after WW2 c.1950s-60s. He is made standing with internal wired supports and wired arms so he can open and close his arms, or lift them up and down. Mohair fur with airbrushed colourings. Height 14″ (36cm) Glass eyes, plastic nose, large flat reinforced feet so he can stand unaided. Felt paw pads, the left hand paw has small holes where internal wire has just about worn through. His squeaker no longer works. No makers tags but certainly by a very good maker of the time. Mohair fur has some age wear mostly on the back of his legs, down his right front side,. and his left arm/paw from being held there. He is not perfect but he is unusual. Email for more photos. Price £40


‘LARAH’ OLD AUSTRIAN FECHTER BEAR WITH LABEL c.1960s

Larah is a very pretty bear by the famous Austrian maker ‘Fechter’ She has curly white fluffy synthetic plush fur. realistic plastic eyes, stitched nose, felt mouth and paw pads with some wear to her paw felt. She is fully jointed, height 15″ (38cm) no growler or it does not work. Has her cloth Fechter label in her left ear seam. She is good for her age. Email for more photos. Price £35


‘HEIDI’ 1960S AUSTRIAN BEAR BY SCHENKER

Heidi is a very sweet Austrian bear we attribute to being made by ‘Schenker’ She has their distinctive look, woolplush fur. Height 10″ (25cm) to the top of her ears. With red rexine paw pads the height of fashion at the time. Glass eyes, plastic nose, no growler or it does not work. No tags. Overall good for age. Email for more photos. Price £20


‘PERCY’ VINTAGE BEAR FROM GERMANY 1990S-2000S

Percy is a lovely vintage mohair fully jointed bear with glass eyes. Height 10″ (26cm) Mohair fur, velvet paw pads, stitched nose, mouth, kapok type filling. shaved muzzle. No makers tags. In good clean vintage condition. Email for more photos. Price £25


‘PIETER’ VINTAGE GERMAN EDUCA (Edward Cramer) BEAR WITH LABEL

Rare and hard to find vintage bear by the very sought after German bear maker Educa (Edward Cramer) made in the 1980s-90s. He has long light brown mohair fur, glass eyes, stitched nose, mouth, claws. Feet are flat and reinforced so he can stand. Felt paw pads, wood wool filling. no growler. Height 11″ (28cm) Has his famous makers tag. In very good condition. Email for more photos. £55


‘FRITZ’ LARGE VINTAGE 1980’S GERMAN BEAR BY CLEMENS

Fritz is an unusual larger size vintage bear by Clemens from the 1980’s. He is made of a modern fabric similiar to that used after the wars when mohair in short supply. He is made to look like a old bear with his long muzzle, and shape. Height 22″ (56cm) to the top of his ears, fully jointed, realistic plastic eyes. Makers cloth label on back of arm seam says West Germany so pre 1990. Also has his makers swing tag on chest. Email for more photos. Price £60


‘HEIDI’ OLD AUSTRIAN BERG BEAR WITH TAGS

Heidi is a superb old Austrian bear by the world famous maker ‘Berg’. Height 20″ (50cm) to the top of her ears. C.1970s, she has her heart shaped metal tag on her chest and unusually still has her paper tag in arm seam with makers details and number 114. She is fully jointed with realistic plastic eyes. thick soft plush fur, stitched nose, mouth, material paw pads. working tilt growler. In lovely condition for her age. Email for more photos. Price £60


‘SIR PERCIVAL’ IMPRESSIVE VINTAGE GERMAN BEAR WITH OUTFIT

Sir Percival is a wonderful vintage bear from Germany. He has light brown fur which looks more reddish in the sunlight in our photo. It is a soft plush fur with realistic plastic non -safety eyes. Height 18″ (46cm) He is made in the old style with a hump on his back, long tapering hand paws and large feet. material paw pads, stitched nose, mouth, claws. no growler. Comes wearing his adorable outfit of a very smart wing collar button shirt, underpants , and his smart blue waistcoat with bow tie. Clothes look vintage with some signs of wear. No makers tags on the bear but a good maker. Vintage c.1990s – 2000s. In good clean condition. Email for more photos. Price £55


‘SNUFFLES’ UNUSUAL VINTAGE BROWN STANDING JOINTED BEAR

Snuffles is a very unusual standing bear who is jointed to limbs and 2 part jointed head so he can sit well and stand on his 4 legs. He has chocolate brown mohair fur, glass eyes, stitched nose, mouth, claws. suede paw pads. Length standing up 14″ (35cm) standing on his 4 legs height 7″ (18cm) kapok filling. Very well made, but no longer has his makers tags, label. c.1990s-2000s some age to him. slight wear to his feet pads otherwise excellent. (Photo below taken in sunlight makes him look lighter he is a darker brown) Email for more photos. Price £35


‘EMMETA’ LOVELY VINTAGE BEAR FROM GERMANY c.1980S-2000

Emmeta is a lovely vintage bear he has mohair fur, glass eyes. Height 15″ (38cm) fully jointed, suede paw pads, kapok type filling, shaved muzzle, stitched nose, mouth. No makers label. Some wear to fabric around his right eye, and left eye slightly loose but firmly in place. paw pads have some age wear, marks. Overall good for age. Email for more photos. Price £30


‘MAREK’ VERY UNUSUAL VINTAGE GERMAN BEAR c.1990s

Marek is an unusual bear he is fully jointed with string joints to limbs left arm now a bit looser than the right but firmly fixed ( all limbs quite swingy but again firmly fixed). Glass eyes. Material body with airbrush markings. Height 13.5″ (35cm) kapok type filling. has a badge dated 1992 on his chest which we have left as he came with it. Small paper label attached to ribbon says what looks like makers details.. Dagmar Traumann. and address. Some faint age marks. Email for more photos. Price £30


‘DANUETA’ VERY RARE HERMAN ‘BEAR WITHIN A BEAR’ LTD EDITION

Very rare vintage Hermann Coburg ‘bear within a bear’ On the outside he is golden plush fur with striking blue eyes. He has a zip on the back undone reveals the inner bear. The white bear who is made to look very old and have lost her fur. He is fully jointed and made in the old style. Realistic blue black plastic eyes. He looks like an antique bear. Height of white bear 15.5″ (39cm) material body and pads. Stitched nose, mouth, claws. On his paw date 1992 CPM 60166. Few faint marks on the white bear. the outer plush golden bear is unjointed (though he can move his arms and legs Height about 16.5″. string on his chest where a tag once was. The ‘bear within a bear’ is from olden times when teddies got worn out they would sometimes be given a new outer coating of fabric like this bear. We have had antique bears with this type of outer bear in the past. We have also seen the outer bear filled with stuffing so you have 2 bears! Email for more photos Price £110


‘SNOWY’ LARGE VINTAGE GERMAN BEAR. c.1990s-2000s

Snowy is a really lovely larger size vintage German bear with label. He is fully jointed with plush fur, glass eyes, felt paw pads. Height 21″ (54cm) working tilt growler.( he likes to chatter) kapok type filling, stitched nose, mouth, claws. Makers label in ear ‘Barbara Droth’ In good clean vintage condition. Email for more photos. Price £30


‘BONSY’ VINTAGE BEAR Bonsy is a very cute vintage bear from Germany. He has plush fur, is fully jointed. Velveteen paw pads. realistic plastic boot button eyes. Height 12″ (30cm) soft stuffed. no makers tag. C.1990s-2000s. Very good condition. Price £10


‘LITTLE GRUMPS’ VINTAGE SMALL GERMAN BEAR Little Grumps is a vintage German bear with plush fur, fully jointed. Height 8″ (20cm) soft stuffed. C.19990s-2000s. makers label. Price £10


‘TIM’ VINTAGE GERMAN BEAR WITH CERTIFICATE

Tim is a very pretty bear with soft plush fur. Jointed limbs and fixed head. Height 12″ (30cm) soft stuffed. cute little tail. Comes with his Certificate made in Germany. Few tiny areas of wear to fur. overall very good condition. C.1990s-2000s. Price £15


‘CORKY & CORA’ VINTAGE BEARS FROM GERMANY

Corky & Cora are vintage bears c.1980s-1990s we would say both from Germany but may have originally been made somewhere else. Both have plush fur and are good for their ages. left to right..

Corky he has beige plush fur, with fixed head and jointed limbs. Height.14″ (36cm) realistic plastic eyes. soft stuffed no growler. slight wear to pads. Price £10 Cora has lovely thick beige plush fur (not the honey colour of photo thats the sun making colour look lighter) Jointed limbs, fixed head. Height 14″ (36cm) soft stuffed. realistic plastic boot button eyes. fur good except muzzle has some signs of wear to fur. Price £10 ** PRICE THE PAIR £18


ASTRID, OLD AUSTRIAN FETCHTER BEAR WITH LABEL 1950S-60S

Astrid is a lovely old Austrian bear by ‘Fechter’ She has her maker label in her left ear (some damage to the label, but its mostly there and readable) She is fully jointed with glass eyes (right one looser than when new but firmly attached still to the string ) working tilt growler. mohairplush fur is good for age fur slightly lighter on her head/arms than body. Height 13″ (33cm) to the top of her ears. some age wear to her fur mostly around her feet. She is in good clean vintage condition. Email for more photos. Price £50


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