Shadow puppet, wayang kulit, representing Bima, also known as Werkudara. Made from hide and decorated with polychrome pigment and pierced detailing. Fesh areas are gilded. Elongated nail on each hand. The hair of the figure is in supit urang (like a lobster claw) style. Text at section in between the puppet's feet. Attached to a central spliced rod with vegetable fibre. Separate rods attached to articulated arms (one detached and missing). Yellow label with object has handwritten name 'Werkudara'.

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