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Raden Antareja - Wayang Kulit (shadow puppet)

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posted on 02.05.2016 by Music Archive of Monash University
Raden Antareja
Son of Bima and his first wife Bathari Nagagini. From the Mahabharata epic. This puppet was made in 1918 (the date is etched on the lower bar). Leather shadow puppet in Yogyakarta style.

History

Collector/donor

Jeune Scott-Kemball

Geographic location

Java

Collection date

1970s

Ethno/lingual group

Yogyakarta

Collection Type

Puppet

Licence

Exports