Wayang Kulit

This is an example of a shadow puppet - a finely cut Wayang Kulit puppet from Java, Indonesia. Made from buffalo skin with rods made from cow horns.

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Wayang is an ancient Javanese word meaning “shadow” or “ghost.” It is also the name for the traditional sacred dramas of Java and Bali. There are seven main forms of wayang, but wayang kulit, or shadow-puppet theater,

Leather Wayang Kulit Puppet

As the name implies, shadow puppets are made from animal skin (buffalo, cow or goat). Shadow puppets are used to perform the play from the .

Wayang Kulit Puppet

playing by one person called "dalang" .the puppet handmade from cow skin, carved n coloured.

Wayang Kulit shadow puppet

Shadow puppet antique collection Balinese hand made painted leather eleven puppets movement control struts are hand carved animal horn makes for a truly fine shadow puppet antique collection.

Week #25 - Wayang Puppets of Indonesia:  Use this website to learn about the puppets and the performance that is an important part of Javanese Culture.

Wayang Puppets of Indonesia: Use this website to learn about the puppets and the performance that is an important part of Javanese Culture. These leather puppets are used in shadow puppet shows across the island of Java.

Wayang Kulit Puppet

Rahwana the demond king of Alengka in the Ramayana, has great power and tricked Sinta into abduction, Wayang Kulit, Leather, Sukoharjo Central Java

balinese shadow puppets | 4798. Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet. Bali

balinese shadow puppets | 4798. Wayang Kulit Shadow Puppet. Bali

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Shadow puppet antique collection Balinese hand made painted leather eleven puppets movement control struts are hand carved animal horn makes for a truly fine shadow puppet antique collection.

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Leather shadow puppet, 'Frog-Man Prince'

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