ASIAN Hand Puppet by Curt Meissner ~ 1960s German Dresdner Kunstlerpuppe

Handsome ASIAN Hand puppet by Curt Meissner.
i-Kunstlerpuppe GDR (German Democratic Republic).
Rare toy made in East in Germany from 1947-60's.
Amazing life-like expression with charming costume.
Face meticulously hand crafted from fabric.
Dresdner Kunstlerpuppe are "artistic dolls" and none look alike!
Approximately 13'' (33cm) tall. Missing original paper tag ID.
Note small hole in one hand (likely due to previous tag).  
A beautiful and gently used vintage puppet.