All bears listed are from a family member who is down-sizing. They have all been keep in a smoke-free/pet-free home and in excellent pre-owned condition and part of a collection; not toys. They have never been played with; only displayed. If there is a flaw on the bear it will be described in detail.
My aunt did remove all the tags but kept them with the bears. I will describe the tag in detail as some have been taped to paper or glued on cardstock/printer paper. Her intention was to never sell the bears so that is why she removed the tags. Type of Bear: Susan Horn Bears. Name of Bear per signed tag: "Bessie" Sweater Girl.
Original Tag: Yes but not attached to bear. I will be attaching this to the bear with.
Thread so it doesn't get lost but it is NOT the original string/material that was used. Condition of Tag: Tag is in very good condition.The front of the tag is handwritten by the artist and the front side gives the address of Susan Horn Bears and is signed/dated by the artist: Susan Horn 1995. The inside reads are follows. Left-hand side: not a toy. Right-hand side: "Bessie" Sweater Girl 16 mohair bear, wood felt pads, glass eyes, poly/pellet filled. Vintage sweater, hat, mittens, lace, shoes, purse, botties, pin.
Condition of Bear: "Bessie" is just the sweetest teddy bear! She is dressed in a crocheted looking sweater, mittens, booties, hat and matching hat along with a two-layer cream colored dress. Her dress has blue accents and on the back of her dress, the underlining has a small stain; see attached picture.
Her sweater and hat is cream colored and outlined in blue and features blue accents. Her mittens are blue as are her booties. Her booties do have holes in them and this is the way they were designed. Her hat is adorned with a small flower decoration and she comes complete with a beaded two-toned purse.
Attached to her sweater is a handmade pin that reads "Bessie". Her removable beaded bag does have a stain which is shown in the attached pictures. Bear Name: "Bessie" Sweater Girl.Arms are flexible but not fully joined. Her head can turn but very slightly and is a bit wobbly but I'm not sure if that is the way she is designed. Her legs are fully jointed.
Standing Height: 16 per attached tag. I do not sell internationally. The item "Bessie Sweater Girl Susan Horn Teddy 16 Mohair Teddy Bear 1995 One of a Kind" is in sale since Saturday, October 24, 2020. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Bears\Artist\One of a Kind".
The seller is "potterowlperch" and is located in Stillwater, Oklahoma. This item can be shipped to United States.