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woman hand puppet
  • France
  • woman hand puppet, late 1800s–1979
  • Where object was made: France
  • papier-mâché, cloth, synthetic hair, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 48 x 32.5 x 8 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 18 7/8 x 12 13/16 x 3 1/8 in
  • Gift of Hazelle H. Rollins
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7415

The hand puppet depicts a woman. She has a papier-mâché head with blonde hair and a brown flower and a green leaf in her hair. She wears a dark blue dress and has red hands.