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THE HOUSE OF ANTIQUES

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Item Details

Early 20th Century Puppet Head
A very cool and unique hand made puppet head in the form of a monkey. With real fur, papier mache and wood form with hand painted detail. The jaw in articulated with a wooden section inside the head, allowing the mouth to crudely open and close. The fur is hand stitched in sections to the head. Overall a cool item and quite unique with its aged look.
Stand not included as part of this sale
Dimensions in inches: H 7 x W 7 x D 8
Origin: English
Period: 1930
Condition: Aged surface through wear and tear is present across this item, fading of the surface is present in sections as shown in the photos provided, light weathering to the edges of the sections of the papier Mache, old fur is also worn in sections but that’s what make this item so cool. Overall this item is in great condition for its age and previous use, a wonderful patination across the papier Mache.
  • Period: 1930
  • Sold
  • Location: London