For over 100 years, Schuco has created a diverse selection of quality toys that are innovative and ingenious. Although the company specializes in manufacturing toy vehicles, it also has a history of making wonderful wind-up mechanical toys as well as stuffed animals and puppets. It is no surprise that these toys are adored and highly sought after by collectors.
This rare Schuco Monkey Hand Puppet has an adorable antique expression and is full of character. It was finely handcrafted in Germany during the 20s. It has a metal face mask. The rest of the head and body uses mohair. The hands and ears are felt. Its head has a cardboard finger tube for movement. This sweet little puppet has been used and has lost some fur along its many decades of life and play. The metal face also shows wear. But its imperfections add a lot of vintage charm to it. Little Schuco monkey can't wait to be adopted again and join your old toy collection!
- Condition: Used and pre-owned antique puppet. The metal face shows wear. There are mohair bald spots throughout. There is a hole in one of the felt hands. Unmarked. Please determine the condition by yourself, taking a close look at all pictures and asking questions.
- Origin: Germany
- Year: circa 1920s
- Size: 8in/20 cm tall
- Materials: mohair plush, felt, metal
- The puppet stand is not included
WARNING: This antique puppet does not comply with current safety standards and is intended for adult use only.