Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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old woman hand puppet
  • Country Unknown
  • old woman hand puppet, late 1800s–1979
  • rubber, cloth, felt, molding
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 31 x 21 x 10 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 12 3/16 x 8 1/4 x 3 15/16 in
  • Gift of Hazelle H. Rollins
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7372

The hand puppet depicts an old woman with her grey hair in a bun, bushy grey eyebrowns, and black rimmed eyeglasses. She wears a black and white plaid dress with a blue ribbon at the neck. She has felt hands.