Melissa & Doug King Puppet Bring King Carl Castlehoff IV to life in his kingdom on your puppeteer’s hand puppet stage! The regal features of this hand puppet are well-crafted, soft and plush. This stately man adorns a gold crown and bright red coat with gold trim. His bright blue eyes are topped with bushy white eyebrows matching his fluffy white mustache. He’s a wise and happy king. Kids all over the world have been using and watching puppet shows for ages. Put on a puppet show to entertain your kids, or have the kids put on their own clever show. Puppet shows can be entertaining and also therapeutic. Studies show that the use of puppets can raise confidence in shy children. The use of puppets allows children to model conversations and situations, as kids practice real life situations. This toy is meant for children age three and older.