VINTAGE 1968 PELHAM VENTRILOQUIAL ‘KATIE THE CATERPILLAR’ PUPPET, BOXED, MOVING EYES
- Stunning original 1968 example of Pelham Ventriloquial (Vent) puppet, Katie the Caterpillar.
- With original shaped wooden features and sheepskin fur, spring antenna and felt main body.
- Moving eyes, working lovely, controlled by central rod in body, with spring mounted metal pulley inside.
- Production of this model stopped in 1971, so this is a lovely example of one of the rarer models in the range.
- Pelham Puppet ltd. label on inner of sheepskin body.
- Puppet measuring approximately 48cm in length, and 20cm in width (at widest points).
- Original box included, with cut-out hole in front and operation instructions on back.
- Puppet in great condition, never been used, only stored. One small scuff to paintwork on face, above eye on right hand side, please see photos. Original box has been repaired with tape but has pen writing in places, and lots of tape burns and creases/tears to cardboard – PLEASE SEE PHOTOS FOR CONDITION.
- A beautiful characterful vintage puppet, very collectable and a great addition to any home.