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1945

  • Work on this object began.

1973

  • We acquired this object.

2015

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Sailor Puppet, 1945

This is a Puppet. It was made by Kurt Seligman. It is dated 1945 and we acquired it in 1973. Its medium is painted wood, woven cloth, wire. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Virginia Hamill Johnson and John Myers.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 65 x 36 x 13 cm (25 9/16 x 14 3/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Sailor Puppet, 1945; Made by Kurt Seligman ; USA; painted wood, woven cloth, wire; H x W x D: 65 x 36 x 13 cm (25 9/16 x 14 3/16 x 5 1/8 in.); 1973-78-1

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