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Collection Crafts Study Centre
Woodworker William Simmonds
Description String puppet, fat lady 'Emma', carved and painted wooden body with articulated joints, wearing bonnet, dress and apron.
Decoration Black velvet bonnet with long trailing ribbon. Floral print cotton dress. Fine cotton apron. Brown wool hair tied into bun on back of head.
Id Number Current Accession 2003.1.13
Subject furniture and woodwork, puppet, string puppet
Measurements 31 centimetres
Rights Owner Managed by the Crafts Study Centre.
Technique carving
Process Articulated joints using wire. The operating mechanism using turned wood and bamboo.



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