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  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Ceramic, paint, fabric, cotton, braid and nylon thread

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the British Puppet and Model Theatre Guild

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Costume doll of a man wearing a brown painted integral hat trimmed with an ochre coloured head-band, and a shocking pink knee-length jacket decorated at the neck, sleeves and waist with braid. A brown and yellow patterned cotton sash hangs from his waist, decorated with white nylon tassels. He wears turquoise trousers and light turquoise painted boots with white soles. The head, hands and feet are of painted ceramic

Place of Origin

China (made)

Materials and Techniques

Ceramic, paint, fabric, cotton, braid and nylon thread


Height: 26 cm

Descriptive line

Costume doll of a man. Chinese


Ceramic; Paint; Cloth; Cotton (textile); Braid; Nylon yarn


Sewing; Firing (heating); Painting


Theatre and Performance Collection

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