This is a Ty Beanie Baby “Hope” the Praying Bear (1998) Rare Retired in Very Good to Excellent Condition.
1st Generation Hope Beanie Baby 1998 Retired & Rare with All tag errors.
1. 1998 swing tag with a 1999 tush tag
2. Extra space between “you” and “!” in the poem
3. Holographic tush tag
4. No stamp inside Tush Tag which should mean this beanie was handmade & not mass produced 1st Edition
5. Made with P.E. Pellets
6. Very rare – Gasport instead of Gosport on swing tag
7. TY inc is capitalized on Tush Tag
8. Bottom line of the Tush Tag has 1965 (KR)
Refer to photos attached as what is photographed is the beanie baby you will receive. I am not a beanie baby appraiser so please be sure to check the photos yourself.