Penguin

Penguin

History

The idea of using string to animate toys can be found in Egyptian animals dating back to 1100 BC.

String puppets with advanced mechanisms have been used as a source of entertainment for adults in China for centuries.

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The common designs of the Victorian period depict a soldier or clown, and many other forms.  This penguin was created by ToysInSchool at the request of one of the children we worked with.

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