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Petruk - Wayang Kulit (shadow puppet)

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posted on 02.05.2016 by Music Archive of Monash University
Petruk, god-clown – one of the four main clowns in Javanese wayang theatre. Used in the Mahabharata and Ramayana cycles. Leather shadow puppet in the Cirebon style.

History

Collector/donor

Jeune Scott-Kemball

Geographic location

Java

Collection date

1970s

Ethno/lingual group

Cirebon-Javanese

Collection Type

puppet

Licence

Exports