Burgess output also comprises over 170 books, among them The Adventures of Peter Cottontail which was first published in 1914. Decades later, he worked on an Easter television special Here Comes Peter Cottontail which featured the familiar song shown above. Burgess Society continues to carry out the philosophies he instilled in his childrens stories. The Society operates the Green Briar Nature Center and Thornton W.
Burgess Museum in Sandwich, Massachusetts, and publishes periodic newsletters and bulletins to inspire reverence for wildlife and concern for the natural environment. Peter Cottontail is constructed of the finest mohair plush and wool felt. He is fully jointed and stands approximately 15 inches tall. His beautiful, sculptural face and ears have detailed coloration and he features felt-backed glass eyes, a molded felt nose, and inserted whiskers. Peter Cottontail comes holding a springtime bouquet of detailed felt violets and pussywillows made entirely of felt and mohair plush.
He also carries a papier mache Easter egg gaily wrapped in paper with silk ribbons. For effortless display, Peter Cottontail features a built-in removable metal stand. Peter Cottontail is produced at the R.
John Wright workshop in Bennington, Vermont in an edition limited to 200 pieces. Each will come enclosed in a deluxe RJW presentation box with the accompanying signed and numbered certificate of authenticity and the forms for owner registration. Condition: PREOWNED, MIB, ALL ORIGINAL. Box/Card Grade: C8- EXCELLENT (box has a corner split, sleeve is taped with slight marks, corner crush).
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If we grade the item as C10, it is likely to get an AFA grade of 90. Designations are C-1 through C-10.C-1 is the poorest possible condition. C-10 is factory mint and NRFB (never removed from box). FYI: AVERAGE STORE-BOUGHT GRADE is C8- to C8+. Your doll or toy WILL BE DONATED to a local pantry or orphanage and you will receive a THANK YOU NOTE!! JOHN WRIGHT BEATRIX POTTER 15 PETER COTTONTAIL 2010 LTD ED 106/200 MIB" is in sale since Sunday, June 3, 2018.
This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Bears\Artist\Manufactured". The seller is "tristatedollcollectors" and is located in Cincinnati, Ohio. This item can be shipped worldwide.