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"Piglet" hand puppet
  • Michael's Menagerie
  • "Piglet" hand puppet, late 1800s–1979
  • Where object was made: United States
  • felt, beads, yarn
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 24 x 16 x 17 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 9 7/16 x 6 5/16 x 6 11/16 in
  • Gift of Hazelle H. Rollins
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7337
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The pink felt hand puppet is identified as Piglet from the "Winnie the Pooh" stories. It has a darker pink nose and ears and black beads for eyes. There is a light colored kerchief at the neck and a green apron-like garment. There is a small twisted pink tail at the end.