One of a Kind
"JOLLY BOY" - Old Circus Giraffe handmade by Wendy Meagher of Whendi's Bears - An Original ONE OF A KIND DESIGN
Aprrox. 10" Tall (10.5 to tip of horns) - Antique Style Old Aged Juraf with vintage textile collar, antique square head nails for horns and vintage poker chip charm.....all hand tinted markings!
If you like antique toys then you won't be disappointed in this piece! He looks and feels like an antique toy ....so wonderful to hold in your hands. He is wonderfully distressed to look like he came out of an old trunk in the attic but he is newly made by me and is my original copyright design & pattern.
This purchase is for the giraffe only!
He is made of hand dyed aged cream base color mohairs and then all hand tinted spots in a giraffe pattern. He has a cheeky style giraffe head with a long jointed neck. His horns are antique square head nails. His mane is aged cotton. His ears are backed in vintage feedsack then aged. He has german glass eyes & shaded for depth. He has a skip stitched nose & mouth then color waxed, for age & texture. He has aged foot pads
He wears a circus style ruff collar from vintage textiles & vintage ribbon bow around his neck & a vintage poker chip charm with JOLLY BOY licerice candy graphics on one side & Giraffe graphics on the other side....it dangles from chain
He is loosely stuffed with wood wool, gravel granulars and sand, for weight and texture. He is 5-way hardware jointed.
He will come with my signed hang tag so you know that you are getting an Original Whimsical Whendi's Bear and not an imitation!
As with all my work, including clothing & accessories, it is for the Adult Collector only and not intended for children.
He is shown standing but cannot stand alone without help.
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SHIPPING: If the actual shipping amount is less than what you paid, then I will give you a refund on that overcharge if it exceeds $2.
I ship priority mail with insurance if applicable.