Dexter

Style #: 6009

Dexter

Dexter the bear is one of the original 12 attic treasures. 

Dexter was first issued with a burgundy bow, 1A “Large” tush tag and HK hang tag. The bow is cut flat on both sides.

Dexter’s second issue is found with a 1A “wide woolie” tush tag and Hong Kong hang tag. The bow is cut vertical on one side and flat on the other.  This run has a less full nap that is more tapered, the bear is usually more symmetric and slender.  The seam on the stomach is also more obvious.

Dexter’s third issue is found with a 1A “woolie” tush tag and Hong Kong hang tag. The bow is cut flat on both sides.  The plush is returned to its more full plush nap.

Dexter’s fourth issue is found with a 1B tush tag and Hong Kong hang tag. The bow is cut flat on both sides with pink paw pads.  This example has a UK sticker.

Dexter’s fifth issue is found with a 1B tush tag and Korea hang tag. The bow is cut flat on both sides with pink paw pads. This example has a UK sticker.

Dexter’s sixth issue is found with a 1B tush tag and Korea hang tag. The bow is cut flat on both sides with tan paw pads.  

Dexter’s seventh issue is found with a 1B tush tag and Korea hang tag. The bow is cut flat on both sides with tan paw pads.

Dexter’s eighth issue is found with a 1B tush tag and Korea hang tag. The bow is cut flat on both sides with pink paw pads.   The plush is a slightly lighter color. The second example was obtained in Canada and was issued with sweater and bow.

Dexter’s ninth issue is found with a version 6 tush tag and Korea hang tag. The stitched bow is cut flat on both sides with tan paw pads. The plush is a slightly lighter color.

Dexter’s tenth issue is found with a version 6 tush tag and Korea hang tag. The stitched bow is cut flat on both sides with beige paw pads. The plush is a slightly lighter color.

Dexter’s 11th issue is found with a version 4 tush tag and Korea hang tag. The stitched bow is cut flat on both sides with pink paw pads. The plush is a slightly lighter color.

Sumary

This group shot of Dexter shows a comparison of the two main shades his fabric shipped in chronologically.  Front row is 1A tush, 2nd row is 1B tush and 3rd row is surface wash tush.

Various paw pad colors