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"Judy" hand puppet
  • Country Unknown
  • "Judy" hand puppet, late 1800s–1979
  • plastic, paint, cloth, lace, molding
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 31.5 x 27 x 9 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 12 3/8 x 10 5/8 x 3 9/16 in
  • Gift of Hazelle H. Rollins
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7378
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The hand puppet is a woman, identified as Judy (of Punch and Judy). She has a molded palstic head with a large nose and large eyes. She wears a dress with large flowers in red, yellow, light blue, and grey. She has a bonnet of the same cloth. The dress has a white lace ruff. She has white cloth hands.