Back about 1920, German doll and teddy bear makers came up with the novel idea of combining the teddy bear and the doll. But children must have played with their teddy bear dolls so much that few have survived. Dollmasters has located a stock of antique doll heads, made of molded celluloid just like the originals, and commissioned Karen Meer to create teddy bear bodies for them. Using an original antique teddy bear doll as her model , she has done just that to fabulous result. Their teddy-style-stuffed bodies are wearing 100% German mohair coats trimmed with antique brass buttons, and their hands and feet are of fine wool felt. 14".