Puppet - Crocodile Hand puppet
From the Collection of Tatura Irrigation & Wartime Camps Museum 49 Hogan S Tatura VIC
- Hand painted green paper mache head. Teeth and inside of jaw painted red with red fabric lining at back of jaw. Black painted eyes. The body is of green fabric, hand stitched to leather which is tacked to the crocodiles head.
- L 56 cm x W 12 cm
- hand puppets, internment camp hand crafts, pow puppets
- The puppets were made by German POW's in camp 13 and sent to internment camp 3 as gifts for the children at Christmas time.
- German POW's (Maker)
- 20 Jun 2019 at 2:13PM