rod puppet

Body of a golek puppet. The body is carved from wood and painted with silver-coloured pigment. The articulated arms are attached to rods with vegetable fibre cord. It is dressed in a cream sarong with a pink band at the bottom, and cream bands with printed brown patterns across the chest and around the waist. The waistband is secured with a row of small nails. Some woodworm holes at the end of one rod.

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