Second in Steiff’s Dogs Replicas Series, Ajax follows last year’s popular Molly Dog Replica 1927 who quickly sold out.
The 1920s and 1930s were the so-called dog years for Steiff… a veritable heyday for Steiff dogs. One of the most popular dog breeds of the 1930s was the fun-loving Wire Hair Fox Terrier. It is not surprising therefore that Steiff chose to interpret this charismatic canine from the early 1900s right through to the present day. His ongoing appeal clearly illustrates the enduring popularity of this cute little pup. The most beloved style of the period was called Ajax, who retained all the traditional qualities and exceptional modeling synonymous to Steiff. Steiff is proud to offer this replica, which is true and accurate to the original produced in 1933. Made of Schulte mohair, Steiff designers and artisans have captured every” of the Terrier perfectly. He sits just 4″ tall, features glass eyes and the underscored steel button-in-ear with an original replicated ear tag. Just as his predecessor was made, Ajax is traditionally stuffed with wood wool and is jointed at his neck. True to the breed, Ajax is a lovably cute pup. Sure to be a wonderful companion to last year’s Molly Dog Replica 1927. Ajax Fox Terrier Replica 1933 EAN 403460 is a Worldwide white tag Steiff edition limited to only 933 pieces. Although this is a collectors item, it is suitable for ages 14 years and up.