Teddy the Beanie Baby was made in six colors. A very limited number were produced in this special cranberry color! Teddy in the cranberry color is one of the original nine Beanie Buddies introduced on September 30, 1998. He has no birthdate inside the tag like the Beanie Babies. He was retired November 17, 1999. He is approximately 14 inches in length. The Beanie Buddies are larger than the original Beanie Babies. He has a soft cranberry colored body with a green bow tied around his neck. He has shiny black button nose and eyes. Teddy was part of a larger collection of Beanie Babies. His swing tag has a crease, see photo. It is protected with a clear plastic cover. His tush tag is intact. He is in like new condition other than the crease in the heart shaped swing tag.