This special limited edition of Mickey Mouse holding a mini Steiff Teddy illustrates the friendship between the Steiff and Disney companies since 1931.
What a winning combination!
The hero of Disney, Mickey Mouse, is holding a Steiff Teddy bear, celebrating both Disney’s 100th birthday and the Year of the Teddy Bear.
These two lovable friends not only unite the affection of millions of fans, but also two special anniversaries.
Mickey Mouse is 5-way jointed with reinforced link wire legs.
His little Teddy bear friend is 5-way jointed and made from fine Schulte mohair. Mickey is made from felt and has expressive embroidered eyes.
Mickey bears the iconic Steiff gold-plated button-in-ear with and embossed logo for Disney’s 100th anniversary. Disney Mickey Mouse With Teddy Worldwide white tag edition with production limited to the year 2023
Did You Know?
Steiff was actually the first company to be granted a license to make Mickey Mouse toys. These were very popular and by the end of 1931 Steiff made 30.000 toys in one year alone. By 1936 the number had increased to 53,000 Mickeys and an additional 13,000 Minnies.
Celebrating 100 years of the magic of Disney!
This character, as with all of the Disney licenses, is made exactly to Disney’s specifications. Steiff must follow strict guidelines as far as colour, size, accessories, materials, etc. This licensed character has been created and designed, as required by Disney, in the exact likeness from the animated films and is approved by Disney.
From the moment you drive into the large off street parking area and see Nana's Teddies new sanstone block facaded cottage you will know you are in for an unique experience, cross the cobbled porch under the federation style bull nosed verandah and enter 310 square metres of luxurious air conditioned show room. Just standing in the entry and being greeted by more than 15,000 Teddy Bears and their cuddly friends will take you back to the memories you childhood.