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Kumbo Karno Wayang Puppet ~ bzp24

best seller

approx 29 inches in stand

carved wood, cotton, beaded embellishments
Wayang Puppets
$290.00 ea.
One of a Kind

Vintage Wayang Golek puppet used in traditional Wayang Golek theater performances in Java, Indonesia. This handcarved puppet depicts the character Kumbo Karno from the Ramayana, one of the great ancient Hindu epic tales.

The repertoire of Wayang Golek puppet theater includes the Ramayana and the Mahabharata Hindu epics, as well as Islamic and indigenous folk tales. These colorful performances by puppet masters are accompanied by song and the Gamelan orchestra, and are part of the rich cultural heritage of Indonesia.

All puppets come with a wooden stand.