Antique Indonesian Wayang Shadow Puppet.
Beautiful early 20th century wayang shadow puppet, made in pierced buffalo hide with handpainted decoration, from Indonesia or Bali. Painted with intricate design in golds and reds etc. over very intricate lace cut-work. Very detailed face is also cut-work. Elegant hands. The holding stick and supports are horn. Puppet measures 50 cm high, with the centre stick being another 20 cm longer (19.3/4 inches and 8 inches). Excellent condition for its age, and beautiful craftsmanship.
Shipping: NZ: $10.00 Australia: $17.00 Rest of World: $32.00
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