shadow puppet

Shadow puppet made from hide depicting Sang Yhang Yamadipati, wearing a striped clergical cap, or ketu dewa, formed of a cloth wrapped around the head, turned up red shoes and with a key hanging from his waist. His coarse features and bared teeth reveal his demonic nature. Two articulated arms (one rod detached and missing). Decorated with polychrome pigment and pierced detailing. Attached to a spliced wooden rod with vegetable fibre bindings.

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