Old Steiff Riding Bears

On this page are our old Steiff Riding Bears. Please see our other Steiff page for Steiff riding animals such as Elephants, Donkeys, Ponies.

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Rolly is a wonderful larger size old Steiff riding bear (he is shown in the foreground, his smaller brother is for sale below) Seldom seen these riding animals and bears will only get rarer. These adorable bears are made of a soft draylon plush fur (popular at the time) He is on a metal frame and a good sturdy riding bear. He has been very well cared for over the years. Some age wear to his metal frame, metal slightly rusty, some flaking paint, one wheel rim slightly bent but runs fine. No longer has his button, tags. Eyes have slight scuffing. Felt paw pads have some splits to the felt on the edges. He measures Height 49cm. Length 65cm. Width 30cm Email us for more photos. Price £295


‘Baby Brummi’ is a wonderful hard to find smallest size Steiff riding bear from this series that we know of. He is an absolutely adorable old Steiff bear, really cute and perfect for sitting other teddies on and around him. He is from the 1960s-70s. Height from floor to top of his head 15 (39cm) Length from front of frame to the back is 17″ (43cm) Width of metal frame is 9″ (23cm) he is small enough to sit on top of a chest of drawers. You could always find room for a bear this size even with limited space. He has soft draylon fur with glass eyes. He is on a metal frame with metal handle. Metal wheels with rubber tyres. One wheel slightly bent but works fine. Felt to his feet pads mostly good some wear on the felt edges in places. Lost his button, tags. But ‘Steiff 80’ stamped on his tyres. Frame has some signs of wear and flaked paint. Overall for his age he is in really good condition. Seldom seen smaller size he is really cute. Email for more photos. Price £350


Old Friend is a loved very old Steiff riding bear from the 1940’s. Made shortly after WW2 he has a Steiff button in ear (Old type pewter button with Steiff in capitals with long trailing last F) Height to top of his head from floor 19″ (48cm) Length from nose to end of his back 24″ (62cm) Width 11″ (28cm) He is on a metal frame with wooden wheels. mohair fur with glass eyes. His old pull growler still works. He has been loved and played with and has wear to the fur generally. Though mostly along the top of his back and down to his forehead. Some wear to back of his ears and on one side of him also. One area on is forehead has worn through and looks like he has been given a small piece of extra fabric there. ‘Mummy’ stitches seen on one of his legs but no obvious wear. Felt on his feet pads is good no holes. Wooden wheels have signs of age wear and marks. He is a wonderful old bear and a very rare one. If you love old bears with age character and do not mind his has a little wear he is a bear for you. Email for more photos. Price £495