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delivery boy? hand puppet
  • Lenci
    active 1919–1940
  • delivery boy? hand puppet, early 1900s–1979
  • Where object was made: Torino, Italy
  • cloth, metal
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 32 x 39 x 7 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 12 5/8 x 15 3/8 x 2 3/4 in
  • Gift of Hazelle H. Rollins
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7370
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The hand puppet is a figure wearing a green outfit. He has a green pillbox style hat and a green coat with six metal buttons. He carries a letter in his left hand and a bouquet of flowers in his right. There is dark green trim at the neck, wrists, and up either side.