Steiff Long to Reign Over Us Musical Teddy Bear, circa 2015
First made in 2015, the remaining few of this edition have just been released to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II’s 95th birthday in 2021. Made of wavy and distressed, white mohair, this elegant, classic bear has brown and black safety eyes and a brown stitched nose. Her royal blue velveteen cloak has a manmade ermine plush collar and edging, and is satin-lined. She wears a finely detailed, silver crown, set with facetted, sparkling crystals. The bar from the first score of the National Anthem is embroidered in gold on her right, felt foot pad. Wind the key in her back to play, ‘God Save the Queen’. With box and certificate. This bear is number 1440 of the edition, which is exclusive to GB and Ireland.