Mary Meyer Vintage

list view
  • Animal Hats

    Animal Hats

    These Animal hats were quite popular in the mid 1980s. The bear hat was the original design and made in different colors. In addition to the Bear hats we also made Fox, Raccoon, Tiger and other animals.  The Bear head was made of acrylic toy plush with lock-in realistic eyes and Black plastic locked-in nose.

    Original Retail Price $9.98

  • Bear Hand Puppet- #202

    Bear Hand Puppet- #202

    This Teddy Bear hand puppet was made from 1960 to 1975. It was made with Brown plush body, head and ears with felt eyes, nose and tongue and a Red satin bow cemented on. In this style of hand puppet you used all 5 fingers – your longest finger in head, index & ring finger in arms and thumb & pinky in legs. This model was made in late 1960s.

    Original Retail Price $1.98

  • Cuddle Bear- #350, 348, 349

    Cuddle Bear- #350, 348, 349

    Cuddle Bear body design, similar to #170 and #340 in the smaller 11″ and 15″ size bears.  The Bears are normally Brown with Honey ear linings, hand and feet,with felt eyes and Red felt moth and a large pompon for a nose, with a large Red satin neck-ribbon. Manufactured from early 1960s to mid 1980s.

    Original Retail Price $16.98

  • Mohair Bear – Large

    Mohair Bear – Large

    The Old Fashioned Teddy Bears were made with German Mohair plush for many years.  The hair plush was made by Hildebrande Co. in Goeppingen, Germany.  They are no longer in business.  They were also a supplier of plush to Steiff and other German stuffed toy makers.

    Original Retail Price $0.00

  • Mohair Bear – Small

    Mohair Bear – Small

    The Old Fashioned Teddy Bears were made with German Mohair plush for many years.  The hair plush was made by Hildebrande Co. in Goeppingen, Germany.  They are no longer in business.  They were also a supplier of plush to Steiff and other German stuffed toy makers.

    Original Retail Price $0.00

  • Mohair Bears

    Mohair Bears

    During the very late 1950 and early 1960’s we manufactured a variety of Old Fashioned Teddy Bears made of mohair. In those days mohair bears were not the ultimate, top quality that they have become today.

      We made four sizes Old Fashioned Teddy Bears:

    • #564 – 8” – Small OFTB Bear
    • #570 – 12” – OFTB Bear
    • #540 – 16” – Medium OFTB Bear
    • #542 – 18” – Large OFTB Bear

    Original Retail Price $0.00

  • Musical Bear with Moving Head

    Musical Bear with Moving Head

    This Musical Bear was made in Cocoa, Pink and Aqua Blue with a White chest, a Musical Mechanism that played music and moved it

    Original Retail Price $3.98

  • Musical Cocoa Cuddle Bear

    Musical Cocoa Cuddle Bear

    Original Retail Price $3.98

  • Musical Teddy Bear –

    Musical Teddy Bear –

    This was a very early Mary Meyer teddy bear design. The #124 was a softly stuffed bear and the #924 was the same bear with a Swiss wind-up Music Box probably playing “Teddy Bears Picnic.  The bear was made in Cocoa and Tan with felt eyes, nose and tongue and a Red satin neck ribbon.

    Original Retail Price $1.69

  • Panda Bear – Large

    Panda Bear – Large

    This Panda Bear was made of Black and White Rayon plush made by Baxter, Kelly & Faust in their Philadelphia, Pa mill and was stuffed with shredded foam rubber, with felt eyes, nose and tongue and a Red satin neck ribbon. Panda Bears were popular designs and this was one of the larger versions.

    Original Retail Price $6.98

  • Sitting Teddy Bear

    Sitting Teddy Bear

    This Teddy Bear is also a very early Mary Meyer design – 1949 or early 1950s and also designed by Mary Meyer herself.
    This bear was the most important body design we made.  From this pattern for this body many other design were created.

    Original Retail Price $0.00

  • Small Bear

    Small Bear

    Small Teddy Bear – 7″ high – Colors – Cocoa, Tan – Retail $1.25 – Made in 1950’s – Note the small White felt squares eye centers – Chopped Foam Rubber stuffing.

    Original Retail Price $1.25

  • Tipped Caramel Wool Mohair Teddy Bears

    Tipped Caramel Wool Mohair Teddy Bears

    This Mohair Teddy Bears was an attempt to copy German Mohair Bears. The plush was made in Germany in the same mill that made plush for Steiff.

    Original Retail Price $7.98