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Catalog Number 2001.024.003
Object Name Puppet, Hand
Description Puppet, hand-held with handle-bar in back. Pirate with red headscarf with white dots, red turtle neck. Head / neck puppet. Carved coconut shell w/ possible papier-mâché sculpted neck. Jaw once moved . Painted beard/face. very good condition, cracking to handle, missing tool for mouth movement. Likely used by Captain Jolly (Toby David) on the Popeye and Pals television show on CKLW.
Collection Communication/Radio/Television
Date c. 1950
Dimensions H-15.5 W-7 D-9.5 inches
People David, Toby Salem
Search Terms Captain Jolly
Year Range from 1958
Year Range to 1964