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Shadow puppet collection

Shadow puppet collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Shadow puppet collection
Creator: Unknown
Dates: circa 1820
Language(s): Dutch; Flemish
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms4421
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

Four paper packets with thirty-six paper cutout figures. Figures include chess players, musicians, a school master, pupils, Don Quixote, Sancho Panza, women having tea, a noble family, Queen Elizabeth I, the prophet Muhammad, Diogenes, Homer, Minerva, the Apostles Paul and Peter, King Francis I of France, and generic figures. A handwritten list is included in each packet.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[item, box, folder] Shadow puppet collection, ms4421, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Shadow puppets
Shadow shows

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Shadow puppets, circa 1820 ( 4 item(s) )