rod puppet

Rod puppet, wayang golek purwa. Bambangan puppet, depicting a young knight with a white face, suggestive of youth, and down-tilted head, showing refinement. Supit urang headdress, and a gold body. Carved wooden body painted gold, wearing a textile skirt cloth and a sash, sampur, which is animated for dance movements. Central wooden operating rod, articulated arms also operated by wooden rods. The lower part of the right arm is missing.

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