An authenticated Tan Inky Ty Beanie Baby without a mouth sold on Ebay on Feb. 12, 2012 for $180 plu $8.95 shipping. It was a seven-day auction that attracted just one bid. The Beanie baby had been authenticated by Becky’s True Blue Beans.There was writing inside the heart tag. Inky the Beanie Baby was introduced on June 25, 1994 as a tan octopus without a mouth. A mouth was added in 1995 and later that year the color changed to pink. A tan Inky Beanie Baby without a mouth was produced with a 1st and 2nd generation heart tag.