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Browsing items in: Wayang Kulit Collection of Shadow Puppets

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    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Ravana in Chains
    • 10 red faces with round eyes, black hair and beards. Full crown with bird motif. Gold body with many arms and two large feet. Wings, arm and ankle bands. Blue/green sarong. Black chain wrapped around body. Writing on red support.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Baladewa
    • A character in the Mahabharata sided with Korawas despite being close to Arjuna. Red face and eyes. Black facial hair. Gold teeth. Long black hair with half crown. Green earrings and bird motif. Gold and blue wings. Gold necklace, pink sash. Long...
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Baladewa
    • A character in the Mahabharata sided with Korawas despite being close to Arjuna. Red face with gold teeth. Black hair with half crown and green bird. Gold body with blue necklace, green sash, wings. Long dotted and flower pattern sarong.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Baladewa
    • A character in the Mahabharata, either the incarnation of the Snake God or God of Happiness and Prosperity. White face and body. Full crown with bird motifs. Wings. Gold necklae. Long green, pink and blue sarong. Green, gold and red arm bands.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Baladewa
    • A character in the Mahabharata. Brother of Krishna. White body and face looking up with round eyes. Half crown with bird motif ornaments. Arm and leg bands with snake motif.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Baladewa
    • A character in the Mahabharata. Brother of Krishna. White face and body. Full crown, wings, and necklace. Gold exposed teeth.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Petruk
    • A clown-servant. Grey face and dark grey body. Large nose, black moustache, red mouth, gold teeth. Black hair tuft. Gold bell around neck. Red handled weapon tucked into green sarong at hip. One leg bent up.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Citrayuda
    • A member of the Korawas, an important family from the Mahabharata. Brown face with red lips and exposed teeth. Brown body wearing red tassled hat, black and gold trimmed coat. Carrying sword with chain.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Gareng
    • A Panakawan clown-servant of Javanese origin who accompanies the Pandawa brother and is used for light humor and satire. Beige face and body with bulbous features. Gold earring and medallion around neck. One foot with no toes.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Abyasa
    • Abyasa, King of Hastina. Grandfather of the Pandawas and Korawas. Wrote the first version of the Mahabharata. Red face, with black hair and beard. Gold shirt with black and red stripes. Coloured sarong. Diamond patterned leggings. Green half crown.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Sasrabau
    • Also known as Arjuna Sasrabau a hero of the pre-Ramayana stories. Could transform into a thousand-armed giant. Many red human faces and six pink faces. Round red eyes, gold fangs. Holding arrows and spears. Many legs and feet.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Keswara
    • Also known as Gandaradesa, King of Gandara. Black face. Long black hair with half gold crown with bird motif. Green wings. Blue flower sash with necklace. Green and gold bustle skirt. Gold body. Blue snake arm bands.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Narada
    • An important sage in the Hindu tradition, especially the Bhagavata Purana. Orange face and body. Half closed red eyes. Teeth exposed. Red and gold hat with flowers. Checkered bustle sarong.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Sukasrana
    • An ugly ogre-dwarf but noble in spirit. A servant of Vishnu, as gardener. Shows brotherly loyalty. Beige bulbous face and body. Large red eyes. Gold teeth and fangs. Orange dagger at hip in green sarong. Large toenails.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Dasamuka
    • Another name for Ravana, the demon king and antagonist of the Ramayana. Brown face and body. Long black hair. Half gold crown. Red eyes and gold fangs. Head tilted up. Floral sarong. Gold sword. Black facial hair.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Sangkuni
    • Antagonist in the Mahabharata. Red face with red eyes. Black claw hair with half crown and jewels. Wearing long blue and green bustle sarong. Snake motif ankle and arm bands.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Ravana
    • Antagonist of Ramayana. Red face with flat top nose, red eyes,black moustache and hair, red mouth, gold teeth. Full crown with green bird motif. Green and gold wings, gold necklace. Gold body. Long flower pattern sarong.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Ravana
    • Antagonist of the Ramayana. Red face with round yellow rimmed red eyes and flat topped nose. Gold body. Full crown with bird motifs. Multicoloured sarong with long bustle.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Wanara
    • Anthropomorhpic monkey warrior. Red body with chest hair wearing necklace, and long green sarong. Red face with gold teeth. Green half crown.
    • 1870-1920
    • Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet

    • Wanara Wijungmuka
    • Anthropomorhpic monkey. Grey face with red eyes, lips and gold fangs. Black facial hair. Half gold and green crown. Black hair in bun. Black body and tail. Black, green and blue ruffle top sarong. Claw on thumbs. Double gold arm bands.
    • 1870-1920

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