5506 - Jim Ownby Tribute Bear
© Peggy Maxwell, 1988
5506 - Jim Ownby Tribute Bear was the creation of Peggy Maxwell
First issued in 1988 as a Worldwide Limited Edition of 5000, this 13" bear was initially priced at £19.95.
The picture below shows the difference a year makes in the life of this handsome bear!
His appearance had changed by the time the 1989 catalogue was issued, and he does not appear in catalogues after this date, when we must assume that his edition had sold out, or that he had been discontinued