B-YW-HP03 Elephant Hand Puppet Small Red Ears
The elephant is always a favourite!
To work the handpuppet, two fingers fit in the trunk, so the trunk can sway or move up and down. When the trunk is moved up, a pink mouth is revealed.
The hand puppet is made with eco-friendly jute material and the face , trunk, ears and tusks with cotton material. The eyes are handembroidered.
Fully safe for children.
A great asset for teachers and parents at story telling time.
As every hand puppet is handmade, every one is unique.
Story of fair trade producer group accompanies each handpuppet.
Measurements of Hand Puppet
Height approx 27 cms
Width approx. at widest point ( hands under ears to fit fingers) 19 cms
Width at base of puppet approx. 14 cms
Handmade and purchased from the fair trade organization, YWCA Craft Centre, Bangladesh. The YWCA Craft centres are located in the capital Dhaka, and also in Kalijong and Savar villages. About 450 ladies, many uneducated and previously destitute are employed by the YWCA. Benefits include a compulsory 10% savings programme, interest free loans and health and legal support.