ASIAN ETHNOGRAPHIC ART
Java Shadow Puppets


Shadow Puppet


Javanese buffalo hide shadow puppet or Wayang Kulit - White Hanoman


Javanese buffalo hide shadow puppet or Wayang Kulit - White Hanoman   Javanese buffalo hide shadow puppet or Wayang Kulit - White Hanoman   Javanese buffalo hide shadow puppet or Wayang Kulit - White Hanoman  
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Item-Number:790706
Item-Description:Javanese buffalo hide shadow puppet or Wayang Kulit - White Hanoman
Medium:Hide (leather) and wood
Origin:Indonesia - Java
Dimensions:Body height 50 cm (68 cm with stick); body width 30 cm
Age:Early to mid 20th century
Provenance:Collected Indonesia 1983
Condition:Good but shows signs of wear from use and age
Notes:Character White Hanoman (the monkey God); base incised with date 5-5-1927


Price: £70


  

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