When was string puppetry invented?
string puppetry is marionette puppetry it was invented in England about 2000 years ago.
The noun 'puppetry' is a common noun; a general word for the art of making puppets and presenting puppet shows; a general word for any puppetry of any kind. A proper noun is the name or title of a specific person, place, or thing; for example, The Boston Area Guild of Puppetry or IBEX Puppetry in Orlando FL.
Puppetry is a very ancient art form, thought to have originated about 30,000 years ago. Puppets have been used since the earliest times to animate and communicate the ideas and needs of human societies. Some historians claim that they pre-date actors in theatre. There is evidence that they were used in Egypt as early as 2000 BC when string-operated figures of wood were manipulated to perform the action of kneading bread. Wire controlled, articulated puppets…