Counterfeit versions of Rex exist. Check for the following common indicators before purchasing this Beanie Baby:
1. Rex MUST have the copyright year 1995 on its tush tag. Rex with ANY other year on its tush tag is a counterfeit.
2. The fabric on a genuine Rex is always a shade of pink, purple, orange or a similar color. It can not have Bronty or Steg colors.
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