shadow figure; shadow puppet

Shadow puppet, wayang kulit, depicting Indrajit from the Ramayana, or Kangsa from the Mahabharata.The hair of the figure is in supit urang (like a lobster claw) style. Costume with praba, or backwing. Decorated with polychrome pigments and pierced detailing. Central supporting rod of horn, with articulated arms attached to smaller wooden rods.

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