Vintage Paper Mâché Parade Carnival Head

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This giant papier mâché parade head was found in Kansas. Most likely used for a department store Thanksgiving or Christmas parade or Mardi Gras festivities. This bad boy has been the star of a few commercials and television series.
Details
In the Style Of
Folk Art
Place of Origin
United States
Date of Manufacture
circa 1930s
Period
1930-1939
Materials and Techniques
Paper
Paint
Composition
Condition
Good. Some wear and cracking, consistent with age and use. Early repairs along left side of the head. Stable condition. Please see photos. .
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Minor fading.
Dimensions
35 in. H x 45 in. W x 30 in. D
89 cm H x 114 cm W x 76 cm D
Dealer Location
Santa Monica, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
U1011218734303
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