Prabu Baladewa

Shadow puppet representing Prabu Baladewa, a brother of Krishna who appears in the Mahabharata. Costume with praba, or backwing, and a crown. Made from hide and decorated with polychrome pigment and pierced detailing. Secured to a central spliced rod (with old repairs) with vegetable fibre. Arm rods both detached and missing.

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