Shadow puppet of Karagoz, the main figure of the Karagos plays. It is constructed from seven pieces of hide tied together at the waist, with an articulated arm and legs. It is decorated with polychrome pigments and pierced detailing. The figure wears a hat with a feather and flower attached, and the puppet's shoe buckles are in form of a flower.

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