Vintage Antique Wooden Hand Carved Puppets 10 early 1900s Folk Art Punch & Judy. Please Be sure to see the Larger Size photos, directly below the Description.
Vintage, Group of Antique Wooden Hand Puppets. Turn of the Century, early 1900's. Group of 10 Hand Carved, Wood Heads with Creepy & sometimes Gruesome detail.
Group includes, (in order of appearance).. 1 Clown or Jester with a sinister Grin.2 Black faced figure with a checkered outfit (Jim Crow) 3 Skeleton 4 "Punch" or Mr. Punch from "Punch & Judy" characters 5 Swami, Thespian, or Fortune Teller type figure 6 Yellow faced figure Blind Man? 7 Police man, or Constable 8 "Judy" from "Punch & Judy" characters 9 Dragon, or Crocodile (with hinged Jaw) 10 Dog (also with hinged Jaw) It is likely that many or all were characters that appeared in early "Punch & Judy" Puppet shows. The Dragon/Crocodile, Skeleton, Black faced figure(Jim Crow), Clown, Police man, & Dog characters definitely made appearances in early "Punch & Judy" Puppet show skits.
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The seller is "acevintagerevivalco" and is located in Lititz, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.