shadow puppet

Shadow puppet representing Prabu Kuntiboja, a character in the Mahabharata. He wears a crown, mahkota and a praba, or backwing which mark his royal status. He has refined features and a black face. Made from hide decorated with polychrome pigment and pierced detailing. Attached to a central spliced rod made from horn. One articulated arm detached (rod missing).

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