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elephant finger puppet
  • United States
  • elephant finger puppet, late 1800s–1979
  • rubber, cloth, paint, molding
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 8.5 x 9.5 x 5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 3 3/8 x 3 3/4 x 1 15/16 in
  • Gift of Hazelle H. Rollins
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7349

The small elephant's trunk is raised. The head is grey, the underside of the trunk and ears are light brown. The remainder of the puppet is a red cloth drape with a white stripe down the front.