This detailed large size embroidered patch is Fair Trade from Thailand. approximately 10″ size. New design: Grateful Dead Bears.
“Some have theorized that the colourful chorus line of lovable teddy bears is partly inspired by Jerry Garcia’s “Papa Bear” nickname. Others speculate the band leader wasn’t terribly fond of the lightning skull. So maybe a friendlier, cuter artistic manifestation of his band’s spirit was in order?” (Dallas times)