Vintage PELHAM DANCING MONKEY 5-String MARIONETTE Puppet Holding Umbrella 1960
Hand made in England by Pelham Puppets, the company established in 1947 by Bob Pelham. Brown fur body, cotton stripe multi-color trousers, original green felt waistcoat with yellow rickrack trim, red hat with yellow tassel, and original bell on the tip of the monkey's tail. 5 strings extend from crossed wooden handles. Fabrics and fur have no holes or stains. All fingers and toes are preserved.
The monkey's fur arms are missing; there are only 2 hands which are safety-pinned to the sleeves (see photo 12). Rectangular silver plate with red letter is attached to the upper side of cross piece and reads, PELHAM PUPPETS MADE IN ENGLAND. Top of spring to monkey's toes: 65.Tip of umbrella to monkey's toes: 27. Tip of monkey's hat to his toes: 22. Please send us a message, and we will promptly reply. The item "Vintage PELHAM DANCING MONKEY 5-String MARIONETTE Puppet Holding Umbrella 1960" is in sale since Sunday, May 5, 2019. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Vintage & Antique Toys\Other Vintage & Antique Toys". The seller is "supermall" and is located in Cincinnati, Ohio. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Hallmarked: PELHAM on silver plate located on cross piece
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
- Year: 1960
- Age Level: 8-11 Years
- Brand: Pelham Puppets