Pellets (Original / Rare) PVC Pellets - Rare Original Pellets, providing a superior plush form. The Ty address listed inside left interior of the Swing Tag, "Fareham, Hants" is highly collectible and a rarity. No Stamp inside Tush Tag, Indicating production was before Princess became grossly mass produced.
Princess was the first Beanie Baby used by Ty to raise funds for charity. The swing tag attached to Princess has a 4th generation design on the front, but a modified 5th generation design on the inside. There is some question as to whether this should be considered a 4th or 5th generation swing tag.
Princess has a 6th generation tush tag which was only seen with 5th generation swing tags. 5th generation swing tags were first used in early 1998, but the Princess swing tag appeared in late 1997.
Early Beanie Baby value guides list the Princess swing tag as 5th generation but "tag logic" suggests that based on the "construction" and "front side appearance" of the swing tag (as with all of the other Beanie Baby swing tag generations) and the unique 4/5 design of the tag; this tag should be classified as either a 4th generation swing tag or a "transitional" or "special" tag without a generation designation. Ty introduced Princess on October 29, 1997. In November 1997, Ty informed U. This restriction caused many collectors and retailers to believe Princess would be a limited edition. Announcements from Ty and Patricia A.
To this day, much of the production history for the Princess Beanie Baby is a mystery. Ty never planned for Princess to be a limited edition Beanie Baby. He wanted to have Princess in stores before Christmas, but could not start producing them until he received approval from the Princess Diana Fund managers. Approval was granted on October 29, 1997, the same day Ty introduced Princess at the Ty Internet site. That was the only reason for the retailer limits of 12 Princess Beanie Babies in December 1997.
In either late December 1997 or some time between January and March 1998 (existing accounts conflict with each other), Princess bears were discovered that had tush tags showing they were filled with P. The appearance of the P.
Pellet tush tags initiated a controversy that continues to this day. This Princess Bear is in Perfect condition! She has been sealed in her box only opened to confirm what you see above and handled with gloves then re sealed.(Note : Please examine all photos to ensure you like what you see, as they are taken from the ACTUAL item you will receive and what you see if what you get -- both the plastic case and swing tag protector are included as well). Alas, Princess will arrive at your front door in. If you have any further questions, please don't hesitate to ask. The item "Original Princess Diana Ty Beanie Baby bear made in Indonesia PVC no space New" is in sale since Monday, August 5, 2019.
This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Beanbag Plush\Ty\Beanie Babies-Original\Retired". The seller is "foundtreasures1316" and is located in Adel, Iowa. This item can be shipped to United States.