shadow puppet

Shadow puppet depicting Kresna. He wears a crown, mahkota and a praba, or backwing, which mark his royal status. His features are refined and his face is painted black. Made from hide and decorated with polychrome pigment and pierced detailing. Attached to spliced wooden rod with vegetable fibre. Detached forearm and one of the two articulated arms has the rod missing.

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