Group of Five Vintage Puppets, Newar People of Nepal, Early 20th Century For Sale
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Group of Five Vintage Puppets, Newar People of Nepal, Early 20th Century

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Group of Five Vintage Puppets. Newar People of the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal. Early 20th Century. Mounted. Paper-mâché on a wooden base. Original clothing. All are mounted on metal stands. Condition: The condition of the faces is good but many of the arms and legs are missing. The clothing is somewhat faded and dirty but is original. The structural integrity of the pieces is sound. Dimensions (Left to Right): - 7 inches wide by 6 inches deep by 15.5 inches tall - 9 inches wide by 4 inches deep by 22 inches tall - 12 inches wide by 4 inches deep by 18.75 inches tall - 8 inches wide by 5.5 inches deep by 21 inches tall - 9 inches wide by 7 inches deep by 20.75 inches tall

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  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Fair
  • Condition Details
    The condition of the faces is good but many of the arms and legs are missing. The clothing is somewhat faded and dirty but is original. The structural integrity of the pieces is sound.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions
    H 24 in. x W 20 in. x D 20 in.H 60.96 cm x W 50.8 cm x D 50.8 cm
  • Seller Location
    Point Richmond, CA
  • Seller Reference Number
    BT-180286
  • Sold As
    Set of 5
  • Reference Number
    LU1778212121571
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