Petruk

€270.00

This puppet is antique and was actually used for several years in Javanese Shadow Theatre.

Body Size:  56 cm
Total Size:  81 cm

Very well preserved, features a true hair wisp and only minor old restorations.

Petruk is a Punakawan (clown) member, son of Semar and a brother to Gareng and Bagong. The four together form an exhilarating crew that entertain the audience in some relaxing moments of the shadow puppets plots. Petruk is an hilarious and active character who loves to fight and to joke, he's always ready to leave for adventurous travels.
Puppet Details:
Original Antique Wayang Kulit
Handcrafted in: Central Java - Indonesia
Material: water buffalo leather
Sticks: wood
Body Size:  56 cm
Total Size:  81 cm

Conditions: minor old restorations. Real hair. 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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