Gareng

€210.00

This puppet is antique and was actually used for several years in Javanese Shadow Theatre.
It has true hair, a true handkerchief in old batik tissue, and the usual clock  painted around his neck.  Despite a minor damage on his neck, its state of conservation is good.

Body Size:  38 cm
Total Size:  60 cm

Gareng is the oldest son of Semar, always acting with his brothers Bagong and Petruk as Punokawan (clowns), Gareng is a fat funny guy who is always prudent and caution in his behavior. Crippled by a wounded arm, he’s known as a honest and wise warrior.

Puppet Details:
Original Antique Wayang Kulit
Handcrafted in: Central Java - Indonesia
Material: water buffalo leather
Sticks: wood
Body Size:  38 cm
Total Size:  60 cm

Conditions: neck minor damage. real hair and handkerchief. Signs of the wearing effect of time on antique puppets are not a defect but are to be considered proof of their authenticity
Availability: This puppet is an unique handmade craft. What you see is exactly the item you'll receive. 

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