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Lot 0890
With IDs. This lot consists of three 1950's era rabbits in outstanding condition. The first is a 22 cm Niki rabbit in the rarer grey color. He is 22 cm, five ways jointed, and made from tan colored mohair. Niki has peach felt footpads; brown and black pupil eyes; an open, felt lined mouth; and a light pink hand embroidered nose. He retains his original pink ribbon. This pattern was manufactured in 14, 17, 22, 28, and 35 cm from 1951 through 1964. The other two are a pair of 10 cm Manni rabbits. Both are begging and head jointed. They are made from tan mohair that is detailed with light brown hand airbrushing. They have brown and black pupil eyes, red embroidered noses and mouths, and pink felt lined ears - which have distinctive black outline to them. Both retain their original bows and bells. Manni was made in 10, 20, 30, 40, and 55 cm from 1961 through 1976. Condition: As noted. Niki retains his button, early ear tag, and US Zone tag. The Manni pair retain their chest tags. All are original and in excellent condition. Size Largest: 9-1/2'' L.

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