Marionette is also how string puppets are called. Over the centuries, they have fascinated audiences of all ages by the illusion they create. And this hand made Boy marionette does just that! He was skilfully hand crafted in Germany, circa 1960s and is 19in tall. His expression is endearing and he moves with grace. His face is hand carved and beautifully hand painted. His hands and feet are also carved wood and he is meticulously dressed. He has animal fur hair and leather sandals. The wooden control bar separates to allow more precise manipulation of the legs. This marionette has aged consistently and is fully functional. It displays very well and will be a great addition to any vintage toy collection!
- Condition: Used and pre-owned string puppet. Well preserved and fully functional. Please determine the condition by yourself, taking a close look at all pictures and asking questions.
- Origin: Germany
Brand: hand made
Year: circa 1960s
- Size: 19 in/48 cm tall
Materials: wood, fabric, animal fur, leather
WARNING: This vintage string puppet does not comply with current safety standards and is intended for adult use only.