An authenticated 2013 Ty Hong Kong Beanie Baby sold on eBay for $1,000 on March 1, 2014. It was a buy-it-now auction that was originally priced at $1,195. However, the seller accepted a lower offer.
The heart tag was autographed by Ty Warner came and the Beanie came with a signed letter from Ty. True Blue Beans had authenticated the Beanie and described it as MWMT Museum Quality. The seller, known as keng205 on Ebay, had a 100% positive feedback rating.
The 2013 Hong Kong Beanie Baby was only distributed to Ty Employees at the Hong Kong Toy Fair.