Title Steiff Othello 1912 Titanic Bear Mourning Bear
Publisher Germany Steiff
Catalogue number 005512
Othello 1912 Titanic Bear Mourning bear. 660498 Black Bear, 20cm approx. A replica of the original 1912 black bear. Known as a mourning bear as he was made to mourn the lives lost on the Titanic. He has since become known as the Titanic bear. Unusually, his eyes are black but with red rims. This was to signify the crying which took place in mourning. Long black mohair, fully jointed with cream coloured pads. `Steiff` button to ear with red and yellow tag. Exclusive Danbury Mint.
STEIFF Steiff (Germany) 660498 Steiff Steiff Othello 1912 Titanic Bear 1912 Titanic Mourning bear in black Wool cotton Steiff Bear Black fluffy Woolen body trademark `Steiff` button to ear with red and yellow tag, cm high, BEAR ORIGINAL BEAR RARE COLLECTO