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Collection Crafts Study Centre
Woodworker William Simmonds
Description Puppet with eight articulated fingers. Classical female flautist.
Decoration Painted and carved wood to represent black scull cap, brown and gold hair arranged in braids and wearing a brown, white, black, orange and gold classical dress.
Id Number Current Accession 2003.1.3
Subject furniture and woodwork, puppet
Measurements 49.3 centimetres
Material wood
Other Materials paint, steel
Rights Owner Managed by the Crafts Study Centre.
Technique carving
Process Carved and painted wood. Operating mechanism consists of a fine, stiff steel wire lineage and sprung wire. The eight fingers are attached to hands with wire hinges.
 

 

 

 

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