Surprisingly the dodo was a member of the pigeon family. The dodo was a flightless bird that was endemic to the island of Mauritius. The first recorded sighting of a dodo was by Dutch sailors in 1598. After being hunted to extinction, the last widely accepted sighting of a dodo was in 1662.
The Hansa creation is the latest addition to our Hansa collection and is more of an ornament than a soft toy.
Dimensions approx. 34 x 27cm