Shadow puppet depicting Raden Burisrawa, a character from the Mahabharata, with a diadem, jamang, at the front of his head and a hair ornament in the shape of a bird, garuda mungkur, behind. His costume includes a depiction of a batik skirt cloth in kawung design. The puppet is made from hide decorated with polychrome pigment and pierced detailing, and attached to a spliced wooden rod. The two articulated arms have individual rods attached with vegetable fibre. There is an inscription between the feet.

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