Traditional Sicilian Puppet "Orlando" (Roland)

$30.40 $38.00


Each piece from A Putia du Re is 100% handmade and hand painted. This Paladin puppet is made of velvet, brass, iron, oak, beech and cotton. It was made in San Giovanni La Punta, Sicily. The one in this list is "Orlando" (Roland), Charlemagne's nephew and the chief hero among the Paladins.

We import those items from Sicily to the U. S. for the enjoyment to our fellow Americans. This is one of a kind item, impossible to reproduce exactly as it is. This puppet will look great in your office, living room or dining room. About 15 in tall, 4.5 in length, 3 in width. Net weight 7.1 oz. This list does not include the wooden base in the pics.
Proudly made in Sicily and shipped from Maryland.

About the Paladins...
Sometimes known as the Twelve Peers, were the foremost warriors of Charlemagne's court, according to the literary cycle known as the Matter of France. They are the characters of the Sicilian Puppet Theater and very popular on the island. Collect them all!

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