crate characters

Crate Puppet Theatre character scale for Lost
Puppet and Image: Barry Ramage

After many limbs were broken while making this characters tiny body parts, resin and a bone found on the waters edge were settled on as the main materials

Crate Puppet Theatre micro puppet taking shape
Puppet and Image: Barry Ramage
human anatomy to puppet development
Image: American Genetic Association (Journal of Heredity (1921) Volume 12, pg 421) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Body proportions.

six head high = human 7 to 9 years old

six and a half to seven head high = human early adult