Steiff gnome Gucki with all IDs, produced 1953 58, 12 German dwarf doll

Steiff gnome Gucki with all IDs, produced 1953 58, 12 German dwarf doll
Steiff gnome Gucki with all IDs, produced 1953 58, 12 German dwarf doll
Steiff gnome Gucki with all IDs, produced 1953 58, 12 German dwarf doll
Steiff gnome Gucki with all IDs, produced 1953 58, 12 German dwarf doll
Steiff gnome Gucki with all IDs, produced 1953 58, 12 German dwarf doll

Steiff gnome Gucki with all IDs, produced 1953 58, 12 German dwarf doll
We can date our old dwarf doll here quite safely because he has all his steiff identification marks left: chest tag with his name, print is brown red, a clear indication of the very early production, around his left wrist a. Vintage steiff dwarf gucki is quite large, measuring 30 cm / 12 inches standing. It is quite exciting, to find so old a steiff felt doll in this very good condition, with all id’s & all his original clothing vintage steiff dwarfs body is made of felt, the arms & legs are moveable, steiff gucki’s head is made of rubber, a natural product & therefore it aged a good deal, it shows some cracks on the surface no preservation or chemical would stop natural rubber (latex) from aging this wayon the old steiff dwarfs nose an old injury was retouched some time ago it looks a bit as if the old dwarf has a rhinophym, but i can assure you, he does not drink old dwarfs beard is made of mohair & a bit yellowish by now. Apart from a slight yellowing of our old steiff gnomes shirt & the fact that the elastic holding his pointed dwarf cap is not elastic anymore, very old steiff gucki is in very good if not excellent condition, considering his age. Please notice: this vintage steiff dwarf doll belongs not into the hands of children; it may not fulfill the safety standards for toys in our time so it is not meant as a toy, though a collector’s & vintage toy lover’s item for decoration & display only. Any decorations to be seen in the photographs will not come with the steiff dwarf, the listing is for the vintage steiff dwarf doll only. This item is made of swivel head and rubber head, felt body, jointed body, original clothes, steiff button, steiff label 330, 1, steiff chest tag, jointed felt body. The style is cottage chic and woodland.
Steiff gnome Gucki with all IDs, produced 1953 58, 12 German dwarf doll