Yaksokendro

€590.00

This puppet is antique and was actually used for several years in Javanese Shadow Theatre.
A magnificent wayang kulit, typical of Yogiakarta tradition, a big puppet, beautifully carved and decorated. The sticks are all made of water buffalo horn, the painting is slightly faded in some spots, the garment restored at the back. An impressive example of Central Java antique handicraft.

Puppet Details:
Original Antique Wayang Kulit
Handcrafted in: Central Java - Indonesia
Material: water buffalo leather
Sticks: water buffalo horn
Body Size:  65 cm
Total Size:  86 cm
Conditions: stripped painting, minor old restorations here and there, small damage at the back of the garment. 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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