Old Animals

On this page are a selection of old, vintage collectable UK, European animals.

If you would like more photos, information and to purchase. Then please contact us using the Contact Us form on the bottom of the page. On this page are a selection of old, vintage collectable UK, European animals.


OLD GERMAN GOOGLE EYE CAT type animal c.1960s’

Cute old cat like animal from Germany with side glancing plastic eyes. plush fur, limbs have internal wiring so are semi-posable. height 8.5″ (22cm) no tags. good for age, fur slightly discoloured. Email for more photos £20


2 OLD SWEEP PUPPETS 1970s – 1 CHAD VALLEY

pair of childhood pupets from the c.1970s both in good played with condition. The one on the left has a Chad Valley label inside that one has plush fur, plastic eyes. the other has an artsilk type fur and plastic eyes. ADOPTED


OLD 1950s-60’S LARGE STEIFF JOINTED POODLE button in ear

Superb example of the hard to find larger size of the jointed ‘Snobby’ poodle of the 1950s-60s. He can sit and stand with his jointed legs as well as head. Thick jet black mohair very good coverage, 2 colour realistic plastic eyes and nose (non safety type) raised script Steiff button in ear. Height standing 12″ (31cm) to the top of his head. squeaker no longer works, collar is made of felt and not original. Overall he is in really good clean condition. Email for more photos. Price £60


OLD LION
Very old Lion with plush synthetic wooly type fur. Glass yellow, black eyes . Unjointed. Length 15” (38cm) height 7” (18cm) tail tip fur worn. Airbrush markings and highlights. Good condition for age few minor age marks to fur. c.1950s-60s possibly earlier. No makers tags but a good maker of the time. Email for more photos. Price £40 (He is fabulous)


‘CLAPPER’ VINTAGE MERRYTHOUGHT LTD EDITION WITH TAGS 1990s

Very cute strange animal character by Merrythought. we have called him ‘Clapper’ as he looks like he is clapping away. He has mohair fur, realistic eyes. made sitting. Height 9″ (23cm) His arms and legs have internal support so he can open and close his arms and legs. head is fixed. felt paw pads, Merrythought label on foot. He has labels on his back seam. A limited edition 124 of 50 made. In very good clean vintage condition. Email for more photos. Price £20


RARE OLD HERMANN DOG WITH LABEL C.1950S-1960S

Adorable old mohair dog by Hermann rare to find with his cloth label (green lettering) C.1950s-60s possibly earlier. He has a jointed head, mohair fur, stitched nose, mouth, claws. (1 claw thread is broken but there still) Height 10″ (26cm) Length 11″ (28cm) excluding tail. woodwool stuffing. some fraying to fabric on his middle back, ears have been partially refixed and stitching now loose. some age wear to his fur he looks a really old dog now. He is made standing our photo shows him at an angle so he appears to be sitting. Overall good for age and a lovely old dog. Email for more photos. Price £45