For Sale: 2 MINT Brand New In Box Robert Raikes Collector Bears: Models - Lindy & Erik. Both Mohair, with Certificates of Authenticity. Rarely found in MINT BNIB condition.
LINDY is model # 5463 and is from the GLAMOUR BEARS OF THE 1920'S COLLECTION and is limited edition # of 15000. 24 IN. As well as the imprinted signature, this piece was additionally HAND SIGNED BY ROBERT RAIKES This fantastic piece is part of the limited edition Glamour Bears of the 1920's Collection designed by Robert Raikes in Mt. Shasta, California. Typifying the period of the "Roaring 20's" with the zest for life and discovery, and newfound independence, Lindy prepares for his transatlantic flight. He is dressed in his original outfit including zipping brown leather aviators jacket, matching aviator cap, aviator glasses, and long creamy white satin flying ace scarf. Bear is in mint condition. Complete with original tag, Original box, With certificate. Each Raikes creation is carefully carved and beautifully fitted together with movable joints for a work of art that combines stunning quality and exquisite detail. Each piece is then signed and numbered to ensure its authenticity." Comparable Bear Selling on eBay for $220- (http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=330438665063#ht_1392wt_907)
ERIC is model # 5449 and is from limited edition 4039 # out of 7500. 15 IN. Hold onto your heart when you see this charming piece which was designed by Robert Raikes in Mt. Shasta, California. Eric is dressed for the cold in a blue knit sweater with matching knit hat and long knit scarf. Complete with original tag and box, certificate. Original blue knit sweater with matching knit hat and long knit scarf are in mint condition. Original box, certificate, tag.
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