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Vintage 1950s Peter Rabbit Toy from England

January 11, 2018

Well will you look at this.

My Mum’s very own stuffed Peter Rabbit toy from England, looking remarkably dapper given his age. Her English Grandparents mailed it to her in the early 1950s. The tag says it’s made by “Chiltern Hygienic Toys” (so glad they specified?!) and the inside actually looks like it may be stuffed with straw or wood shavings…?

Not sure what the fur’s made of or anything else about him as my mediocre Google skills haven’t managed to find this toy anywhere else.

So, I don’t have much more to say about this fellow, aside from the fact that I think he’s quite delightful.

I mean, his profile! The jacket. His nose…