German Kasperle Puppet Set, between 1920 and 1929

  • German

Carved wood, cotton, cotton blend, silk, wool, velvet

  • Framed: Overall (each head): 4 × 5 1/2 inches (10.2 × 14 cm)

Gift of Hali H. and Dorothy Giessler

2008.618

Department

Performing Arts

  • German
  • Wood
  • Velvet
  • Silk (textile)
  • Wool (textile)
  • Carved
  • Clothes
  • Puppets
  • Cotton
  • Germany
  • Heads (animal or human components)

Provenance

Hali H. and Dorothy Giessler (Dearborn, Michigan, USA); 2009-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

German, German Kasperle Puppet Set, between 1920 and 1929, carved wood, cotton, cotton blend, silk, wool, velvet. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Hali H. and Dorothy Giessler, 2008.618.