handmade by artist Wendy Meagher
"Old Soul" collection.....
New design.....a really fat body ..old traditional style elephant...
=== approx 8" tall Vintage antique style very old worn distressed red carnival elephant with handmade "hat", vintage textile aged ruff collar, bow and schoenhut circus poker chip charm
Perfect piece to display with your antique toy & Teddy collection!
It is made of hand dyed heavily distressed red fur. Has a classic aged long snout with aged floppy ears. Has german glass eyes ...then shaded for depth, Has aged paw pads...and lots of worn missing fur & "repair" stitches.....for additional age...
He is a new design using a 4 piece fat body style....and new head design, as well! he is my newest piece in the "Old Soul collection".
He wears an aged vintage textile ruff collar, bow & vintage tiny poker chip charm with graphics around his neck....also a " hat" made from vintage toy bead, antique boot button then stamped "E".
It is loosely stuffed with gravel granulars, wood wool and sand, for weight and texture. has 5 hardware joints....legs,arms & neck swivel .
It 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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I ship priority mail within USA & First Class for International orders