Fozzie Bear PEZ Dispenser

Fozzie Bear PEZ Dispenser

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Description (Brief)
A candy dispenser made by PEZ Candy, Inc. featuring the likeness of Fozzie Bear, one of the main characters from The Muppet Show. Fozzie is an orange-brown bear with a hat and loose scarf around his neck. He is the resident comedian on The Muppet Show and performs comedy in the classic vaudeville tradition. Fozzie’s jokes are generally bad and often punctuated by his signature laugh, “wocka, wocka.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
dispenser, candy
date made
1991
Associated Name
Henson, Jim
performer
Oz, Frank
maker
Pez Candy, Incorporated
place made
Czech Republic
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 3.81 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
1999.0119.03
accession number
1999.0119
catalog number
1999.0119.03
Credit Line
Dwight Blocker Bowers
subject
Muppet Show
Puppetry
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Jim Henson
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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